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Rather than concentrating on form today ‘light’…dappled light was my concern. Using layers of watercolour, gouache, acrylic and conte, at times some areas were overworked then scratched back.


Study for 'Dappled'

The Australian bush has many colours that can be almost morose when the sun does not penetrate it. Dappled light was the best to be hoped for today. 10 more words

Out There Artists

Mondrian in the Aussie Bush

A small sketch trying to simplify the landscape and reducing forms to minimal colour, line and form.

Thinking of Mondrian’s abstraction of apple trees.

Out There Artists

Ocean Freshness, Gerroa

Painting today at Gerroa in the National Park, the sound of the sea was acute, but unable to be seen. Mixed media…watercolour, gouache,acrylic and conte unite.


Magnificent Mt Wellington

These are the photos I tried to add to my last post without success. Why? Because ever since WordPress changed its app Ive been having problems. 64 more words


Lemon Tree Flats

driving to the lemon tree flats
i am a passenger for the first time
in months maybe
more than my body understands

i sit in back while we stop for lizards… 107 more words

Australian Bush

On a Clear Day You Can See.....

You’ve got to choose the right time and day for it. A visit to the summit of Mount Wellington, the powerful mountain which embraces Hobart, needs to be carefully planned to take full advantage of the walks and stunning views from its peak. 528 more words