I always knew I would work in 2D one day. It has taken several years to get to this point, and after several failed attempts over the last few years (I didn't enjoy what I was producing) I seem to have finally found the combination of media and techniques I love and want to … Continue reading Watercolour, pencil and ink
Ecoflicks awards have been my latest project. Based on the Ecoflicks logo of a little lizard caricature, these lizards were fun to make - all 8 of them.
After Land of the Most Holy Mary Exhibition exhibition I went to Clay Gulgong, a conference with amazing international ceramicists generously demonstrating and sharing their knowledge and skills. This was followed immediately by my residency in Arita, Saga Prefecture, Kyushu in Japan. Arita is a porcelain town where for many centuries, the porcelain stone was dug and worked in factories … Continue reading Residency in Arita May 2016
Group Exhibitions that will be showing my ceramics during August IMPRESSIONS The Brisbane Grammar School Art Committee's 47th Annual Art Show Click here to view this year's online catalogue. SILICEOUS - Ceramic Arts Queensland Ceramics Excellence Award Exhibition. Location: Brisbane Institute of Art (BIA) 41 Grafton Street, Windsor Opening: Friday 5th August, 6.30pm Exhibition: Friday 5th … Continue reading Group exhibitions
My first series of Print on Clay workshops at Noosa Ceramics Centre, Wallace House were really enjoyable and fun. My wonderful inspirational co-artist participants were truly inspirational. I loved the results, the colour, variety and the forms. I am always amazed what others can do with techniques I share, and how they can be used. I'll … Continue reading Workshops!
The Print on Clay workshop at Wallace House starting on 7th June at 2.00pm is just about full, so ring Jean at Wallace House 54741211 if you want to come along. This is an extended workshop over 4 weeks, with 12 hours tuition total where you will be able to apply the decorative print techniques … Continue reading Print on Clay Workshop
I will be running a new series of 4 Print and Mark Making on Clay workshops on Tuesday afternoons from 2.00-5.00 starting 7th June 2016 at Noosa Ceramics Centre Wallace House.
Reflections on travels in Andalusia are the momentum for my upcoming exhibition with my friend Mick Lord photographer. Called 'Land of the Most Holy Mary' (the common name for Andalusia) it will be at the Pomona Railway Gallery from Saturday 18th March to Tuesday 18th April 2016. The opening is Saturday 18th March at … Continue reading Towards a new exhibition
Best intentions to re-start with studies can change in one year. 2015 was full of other interesting things as I explored new techniques in ceramics, worked out how to use silk screens in many different ways, established workshops in my studio and have my loyal artist friends who came to play with clay with me. … Continue reading Reflections on 2015