January 2020 News

January 2020 News

January 2020 is a pretty mad month, coming as it does straight after Christmas 2019, it thrusts us willy nilly into a completely new year and this time a new decade! It has been madder and sadder than most because of the horrific mega bushfires around our land. First...
Exploring Still Life and some  Exhibitions

Exploring Still Life and some Exhibitions

Still Life is a wonderful art subject and I have just spent a weekend at three exhibitions, all had some connection to still life. The two that were directly connected to this genre are ‘Still’ the National Still Life Award at Coffs Harbour Regional Gallery ( 20...
July Art Newsletter

July Art Newsletter

Here is your July Art Newsletter – July itself is here in a couple of days! My apologies for not sending a June Newsletter, but hopefully if you are subscribed to my website you will have had all the Art Retreat blog posts from France and England. I have to say...
Autumn Newsletter May 2019

Autumn Newsletter May 2019

It’s interesting how the seasons can affect you – for me, autumn seems to generate autumnal tones in my work and a need to hunker down inside as evening approaches – it seems to get dark too early! But art in autumn makes a lot of sense – visit...