Dec 15, 2012

Boat Portraits on Demand!

I am painting Boat Portraits! A new series of commissions from people who would like to have their boat immortalised.
I have a new blog just for these, so please hop across if you'd like to know more.

floating-studio.blogspot.com.au

Dec 14, 2012

Mist in the Morning


My friend Mark commissioned this work: he took a photograph of this scene early one morning, and asked for a painting. Not my normal subject, but it was fun.


Oil on Canvas
33 x 21"

Dec 3, 2012

On the internet!




Yesterday I had a call from an artist in Colombus, Ohio. He has a series of podcasts where he chats with artists and people about all sorts of things. We chatted about art, my work, and a bit of politics!

I'm in the ground.





My photo is of me... in an empty reservoir... helping my husband Bob Peters with a photography assignment. That space was pure magic.. and it has become my muse.

The reservoir is emptied only once every twenty years for maintenance. They commission photography for their records, and we were lucky enough to be chosen. We were lowered in through a man hole, just to add to the drama!

I am doing a series of large works based on the experience... watch this space!




"La Perouse is not here."

Third painting in my Tasmania Landscape series. It's based on the history of the Recherche Bay area, where a French Expedition  ...