Winner for Best Charcoal and Grand Prize Winner at the Kenneth Jack Memorial Drawing Award at AGRA Galleries

“Lost in New York” Charcoal portrait 90 x 1200cm . So delighted to have won both best charcoal and Grand Prize Winner at the Kenneth Jack Memorial Drawing Award at AGRA galleries today. Thank you to the judges for choosing one of my favourite drawings and one I loved creating and so happy that its finally framed and being exhibited. The Kenneth Jacks exhibition…

“Contemplative” Solo Exhibition 2018

“Contemplative” at Peninsula Galleries, Red Hill. Come and join me at the opening night this Saturday 24 February at 6pm. The exhibition runs until 18 March…view my new collection on my website from 24th. http://www.peninsulagalleries.com.au/ 

Fellini

Just finished this portrait of my sisters dog. Ink on canvas…she loved it. Looking forward to doing more…

The portrait is finished.

Peter I always seem to create large portraits these days. This one is over a metre high, but I loved doing it. That wasn’t to say it was easy. Painting this work, I realised the traps and downfalls you can get into painting someone you know, a friend, a family member. The painting takes place, but the subconscious reminds you of who  they are…

A Greek tour…

With the help of Artemis Art Tours, I’m planning to lead a group of artists to some of the most spectacular islands in Greece in October 2016 for a 20 day painting tour. The tour will run from 5 to 24 October. It will be a wonderful opportunity to take in the culture of Greece and its people, the food, the music, the smells and…

After Africa…

In March and April this year I travelled to the village of Chainda in Zambia with the Director of the charity, Our Rainbow House, to volunteer and teach art at a small school for 45 orphans in the centre of the village. The experience was, at the risk of cliche, life changing and has left my heart firmly cemented in that extraordinary country on…

Catherine in Africa

Catherine is currently in Africa and will update this page with artwork and stories from her adventures upon her return.