Additions August 2017

Alpine Drift
In this painting, I was wanting to capture the sense of scale and isolation of being in the Alps.  The approaching storm and the golden hue cast on the slopes added some drama to this scene.  Painted in mid 2017.
Watercolour, Size 560x220, Mounted but unframed, Overall size 720x390.  Price $380


Crater Lake
This painting was taken from a winter's walk Lynn and I did around Cradle Mountain back in 2014.  The picture is of Crater Lake taken from the path leading up to Marion's Lookout.  Painted mid 2017
Watercolour, Size: 370x270, Unframed.  Price$280   DONATED
 
Fundamentally Flinders
This picture captures the natural essence of the Flinder's Ranges - the gums and their colourful trunks and bark backgrounded by the ferrous-based coloursof the sandstone.  Painted mid 2017.
Watercolour, Size 300x540, Framed Overall Size 480x720.  Price $960

Late in The Day
This picture was created from ma number of different landscape photos (loosely based on the channel in Tasmania) which I put together to capture the evening light in the foliage and its reflections in the water. Painted mid 2017.
Watercolour, Size 530x340, Framed Overall Size: 800x580.  Price $680

Creek Crossing - Flinders Ranges

After many failures trying to get the vibrant colours of the Flinders depicted accurately, I finally managed it in this painting.  Look out for more Flinders subjects now I have cracked it.Painted mid 2017
Watercolour, Size: 530x310, Unframed, Price $450

 
Autumnal Bright
This picture was taken along an alleyway in Bright Victoria during May.  The colours and depth inspired me to do this painting.  I also used a new presentation style to get away from the traditional 'all filled in" look. Painted mid 2017.
Watercolour, Size: 330x500,  Frame, Overall size: 570x720.  Price $720

 
North Swimcart

This was my first attempt at this type of presentation and I am very pleased with it.  It depicts the iconic Bay of Fires colours and shapes around the north of Swimcart Beach, Binalong Bay Tasmania.
Watercolour, Size 500x330,  Framed, Overall size: 720x560.  Price $720

Latest Additions November 2016


 Ruthies Secret Garden

Watercolour, Size 350x520, Framed, Overall size: 550x720.  Price $640
Stressless in Venice
Watercolour, Size 1100x500, Unframed, Mounted Overall size 1300x700, Price $1350 SOLD

Latest Additions July 2016



Window Series - Girl in Yellow

Acrylic on Terraskin, Size: 440x660, Framed Overall size: 600x900. Price: $1300 Commission
 
The Ridge


Watercolour, Size 440x320, Framed, Overall Size 650x510.  Price: $450

 Rufus, Wherefore Art Thou?

Watercolour, Size 360x270,  Framed, Overall Size 560x490   Price $420

Morning in the Highlands

Watercolour, Size 360x260, Unmounted, Unframed Price: $250

 Mt Wellington - Hobart 


Watercolour, Size 320x420,  Unframed NFS


 Secluded - Binalong Bay

Watercolour, Size:540x360, Framed, Overall Size: 720x560.  $640








 Taking a Break - Twilight Hut, Mt Field

Watercolour, Size: 540x360, Framed, Overall Size: 720x560   $640

 The Luthier's Apprentice - Benabbio Italy

Watercolour, Size:360 x 540, Framed, Overall Size: 560x720  $540

 Watching Out For Mum - Noumea

Watercolour, Size:320 x 500, Framed, Overall Size: 560x720  $640
The Potter

Watercolour, Size 460 x 340, Framed (museum glass) Overall Size: 700 x 590.  Price $810



Latest Additions - August 2015

Chasing the Shadow - Horsemen of the Camargues
  This was a picture I took of the Camargues horsemen running the bulls through Aigues Mortes in southern France. This painting uses the techniques I learnt from Ross Paterson. Painted in mid 2015

 
Watercolour, Size: 530 x 340 Framed Overall Size: 740 x 590. Price $720
Slow day at the Market
This painting is of a couple of old boys at the market in Cuba.  There was so much of interest in this composition and it was an ideal subject for me to make a further attempt at mastering the techniques I learned  from Ross Paterson.   Painted in mid 2015.
Watercolour, Size 470 x 340 Framed Overall Size: 700 x 590.  Price $720

Evening Stroll
 This painting was finished at a week-long residential art workshop I attended in Bathurst mid 2015. I was working with renowned Victorian watercolourist Ross Paterson and I am still trying to master his techniques
that capture light to such great effect.
Watercolour, Size Unfamed 360 x 260  Price: $180
Shadowy Figures - Santiago
 This is one of many shadows cast on a pavement wall by people walking past as we sat having a drink in the afternoon sun at Bellavista, Santiago Chile. Painted in late 2014
Watercolour, Size unframed: 360 x 540.  Price $250

Wintery Morning
 This is the result from an exercise with my tutor Sandy Michell of Devonport, Tasmania. I was capturing the cold still of a winter's morning around many of the lakes in Tasmania.  Painted in early 2015
Watercolour, Size 160 x 120 Framed Overall Size: 410 x 380  Price $220


Running from Rugby
 This painting depicts the drama of Mount Rugby in the wilderness of Bathurst Harbour, southwest Tasmania. The inspiration for the painting came from the effect of the light being reflected from Rugby one evening as we laid up near King's Point in our yacht Mojo during our circumnavigation of Tasmania in February 2015.   Painted in late 2015
Watercolour, Size 540 x 350, Framed Overall Size: 740 x 590, Price $720

Autumn Chill
 Autumn Chill depicts the cold misty feel of being in the highlands of Tasmania on an overcast day following the first snows of Autumn. Painted in late 2014


Watercolour, Size 350 x 270, Framed, overall size: 560 x 480.  Price $ 420

Daybreak
 This painting was the result of an exercise to capture the morning light and mists in a mountain landscape.  Painted in early 2015


Watercolour, Size 160 x 120, Framed Overall size: 410 x 380.  Price $220 SOLD

Daybreak 2
 Another exercise capturing the early morning light on a mountainous landscape.  Painted in early 2015

Watercolour, Size 160 x 120, Framed Overall size: 410 x 380.  Price $220

Eucalypt Study 2
 The result of an exercise to capture the colours and foliage of a eucalyptus tree.  Painted in early 2015

Watercolour, Size 260 x 360 Unframed.  Price: $80

Urban Chaos
 This is one of my first attempts to go abstract.  The painting depicts the chaos of the crowds and movement overlooked by the high rise buildings of a city street.  Painted in late 2014.

Acrylic on Terraskin, Size 320 x 210, unframed.  Price $150

Nightshift Over
 Inspiration for this painting was a very early morning shot in Bolivia of a man returning home having parked his tricycle in the alleyway.  Painted in mid 2015

Watercolour, size 260 x 360 unframed.  Price: $250

Midlands Landscape 2
 With our many trips up and down the Midlands Highway to Hobart, we get to see the many of the ever changing seasonal and light effects on the Midlands landscape.  This painting depicts a cloudy autumnal day around Oatlands.   Painted in early 2015

Watercolour, size 260 x 360 unframed.  Price: $180

Midlands Landscape
 This painting reflects the late summer landscape of the Midlands of Tasmania in the vicinity of Campbelltown.  Painted in early 2015

Watercolour, Size 260 x 360 unframed.  Price: $180

Leading the Team
 This painting was another of my attempts to capture the bright luminosity using the techniques of watercolourist Ross Paterson at the Bathurst artist's retreat.  Painted in mid 2015
Watercolour, size 260 x 360 unframed.  Price: $150

Barnes Bay Bruny Island
This painting was completed en plein air on Bruny Island.  Barnes Bay is a popular anchorage for boats on the channel side of Bruny Island.  Painted in mid 2013

Watercolour, Size 400 x 280, Framed Overall Size: 480 x 590.  Price $320