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New Zealand group Exhibition

I am thrilled to be included in this exhibition which opens at the end of this month in Wellington, New Zealand. It is curated by Rosemary Mortimer, a Wellington printmaker. I was invited because I am a satellite member of that artistic community: I’ve taught there twice, and will be presenting…

New Zealand trip imminent

The first time I taught at the Inverlochy Art School in Wellington, New Zealand, was sometime in the nineties. I taught watercolour, and I got the job because an artist I knew from western Queensland had moved to Wellington and was interested in the Professional Development that I had just begun to teach.…

why I love toastmasters

I love belonging to the toastmaster community. I love the fortnightly meetings with my home club (Summerland) and I love the monthly meetings with the advanced club in formation (Infocus). I love the monthly exec meetings and the random meetings with other toasties in my travels. I love how every…