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Full Moon Art

For the last few days I’ve been on a sheep station west of Tenterfield. Along with the fabulous Julia Harpham, our hostess, we’ve been conducting what we’ve called our FULL MOON ART RETREAT. It’s a residential art workshop I teach, where a group of artists stay in the shearers’ quarters,…

Thank You

Four days after the opening the event that was the official launch of my exhibition, gratitude is on my mind.   Painting is a game of solitude, but taking that work out into the world involves all manner of organising. And organising means people.   This is the thankyou list…

A celebration and a conclusion.

It’s the morning after the morning after. I’m sitting in the Australia Cafe in Inverell having lunch. I’ve just left the exhibition in the capable hands of Jo and the volunteers at the Inverell Art for the next month. I don’t quite know how to describe the weekend I’ve just…

eight page feature

The February issue of the Australian Artist magazine is released in the third week of January. The deadline for the article I wrote for it was December 19 – the day I was to leave for my annual Christmas holiday with my family. A family holiday that this year was…