Tom Carment’s “Womerah Lane”

  I used the excuse of a recent significant birthday to treat myself to the just- released memoir by Tom Carment, Womerah Lane: lives and landscapes.   I think of Carment's paintings as honest and faithful - both to his subject and to his process. Most often...

IAVA Art Sale at Clifton School of Arts

  Lovely to be exhibiting at Clifton School of Arts in the summer time. It's a fabulous venue, with that sparkling ocean view from all windows. This weekend there are cut-throat prices on everything. I'm showing with Lara Seresin, Mary Wingrave, Judy Bourke,...

ALL WELCOME TO MY PLACE

After planning for most of the year, finally it's time to invite you all over. I'm holding an Open Studio and Art Sale...   It's basically a little solo show, but I've raided the store room (now THAT was scary) and pulled out lots of older works, available for -...

Love your work – group exhibition coming up

YAY! I just love to exhibit with people whose work I admire. Mission accomplished... I'll be exhibiting with Jennifer Jackson, Liz Jeneid, Susan McAlister, Julie Donnelly and Mary Wingrave.  SVES is a lovely, light filled space and it's great to be showing there...

Winter exhibition at Camden

  Well, this is nice. A new opportunity has arisen for me through Nan Howard at Camden Fine Art Gallery. The Gallery doesn't have a permanent shop front any more: rather, Nan conducts 'pop-up' style shows throughout the year at Camden Civic Centre. Apart from my...

Thread IV @ Red Point Gallery

Yep, it's on again! I'm delighted to be exhibiting with Julie Brockenshire, Liz Trujillo, Anne-Marie Hayes and Gail Wistow in this fourth iteration of the Thread series. Art is the thread that binds us....   Paintings, drawings, ceramic figures and installation -...

Wanting

  John Olsen, The tree of life, oil on canvas, 152 x 182cm Wynne Prize Finalist 2018   I know I'm not alone when I express a desire to be included, just once, in a major exhibition. Something like the Wynne Prize or the Mosman Art Prize. These exhibitions...

The creative

  Choose your own path, 2018 mixed media on A5 paper   It took a long time before I realised that one must answer the call to create. Not just when I felt like it. Not just when I felt inspired or had time. There is a respect that must be paid to...