Readin’ in the rain
The old darling has had another outing, this time to the Byron Bay Writers Festival 2014 Sculpture Show last weekend. And once again, she enjoyed the company, and the company enjoyed her. “Great presence, great story!” enthused one festival patron. The Reader ended up with the Gaia Award for Best Sculpture, as well. Thanks to […]
Cloud baby arrives safely
Last Friday evening my new baby arrived safely into a welcoming world at Tweed Regional Gallery, New South Wales. Called Stories clouds tell, her birth was announced officially by Wendy Powitt, North Coast artist and fashion jewellery entrepreneur (Ghost & Lola – www.ghostandlola.com). It was a great night at the Tweed. Sunlight filtered under the dramatic […]
Whew! It’s up!
I’ve just finished installing my first ever solo show, Stories clouds tell, at the Tweed Regional Gallery at Murwillumbah, New South Wales. And I’m biased, but it does look good. The show combines sculptures and paintings, mostly executed in pigmented epoxy resin. Two Carrara marble sculptures are included, including Billow, which won an award in […]
Noosa Regional Gallery, Travelling Scholarship Opening
What a mouthful! My first acceptance into a juried national sculpture show – 150 entrants, 40 finalists – and it was a good one. No, I didn’t win – the $12,000 award went to another former Tasmanian, Ange Leech – but the unsolicited positive feedback from a number of the other finalists really gave me […]