Thoughts on Exhibiting

The second cARTwheel Collaborative exhibition has wrapped up. The walls at Percolator Gallery are once again bare and wait quietly and expectantly for the next group of hopeful artists to mark their presence on Brisbane’s art scene. Being part of this creative community is wonderful! I think every artist can benefit from surrounding yourself withContinue reading “Thoughts on Exhibiting”

The Secret Life of Palettes

Yesterday I painted for 2 whole, glorious hours! Uninterrupted, uninhibited and unphased. I didn’t worry about my “ideal customer” or sharing online for a group or being watched. I SIMPLY PAINTED What I will share is what was left behind. The palette leaves the story of the Artist . How each colour is used (orContinue reading “The Secret Life of Palettes”

Art is Percolating!!

Welcome to another regularly irregular blog post from Yours Truly *wink* Hope this update finds you in a good head space because I have some fabulous news to share. Last year a group of local artists got together and came up with the craaaazy idea of staging a group exhibition. Monthly meetings about the groupContinue reading “Art is Percolating!!”

Daft Art

When I sat to write this post (like, a kabillion times) there was just too much to include, and it was sending me batty – absolutely, completely overwhelmed with all that had been happening the last 2 months. So for the next few posts, events and happenings will be categorised rather than diarised, so myContinue reading “Daft Art”

Sweet Angels of ……

I was going to say “Mercy” but then thought…. These sweet Angels can be anything you want them to be!!! They are a labour of Love and Patience and I have enjoyed giving them as gifts for friends and family. These girls all have wonderful handmade imperfections and I wouldn’t want it any other way.Continue reading “Sweet Angels of ……”

The Great in All Things

I wish I was one of those Artists who can simply respond to their Muse/Calling/Mojo when it strikes. Trying to negotiate a family during school holidays, all the while acknowledging but not responding to that call, is mighty difficult and a tiny bit cruel. I tried to satisfy myself with practicing my drawing skills, dippingContinue reading “The Great in All Things”