Help! I have and exhibition in a months time and I’m starting to panic I won’t get everything done in time. Today I got into my studio at 5.45am and painted all day until 5 pm with only short breaks for meals. I worked on three paintings two almost done plus one new.
During the really hot weather I took my sketching group, to this lovely shady spot in Hotham Park. It’s a place I like to go back to as there are so many different species of trees there.
After painting the back wall of my studio with mould resistant emulsion I managed to work on this again.
At last I think this is finished. There may be a couple more little adjustments before my show but for now I have other fish to fry.
Second day of Hotham Park Country Fair. Today I became the demon paint squirter as I dished out paint to 40+ children who came to the tent to slosh paint around. Between squirting there was washing palettes in a bucket, filling and emptying water pots from a clean bucket, emptying said bucket, giving advice to…
As I am artist for the park I was asked to run a children’s activity tent for the two-days of the country fair. I have survived today’s steady stream of young artists covering sheets of paper with lurid paints and having a wonderful time. My back aches, my feet are killing me and I’m girding…
I took this picture of Hotham’s conservation pond yesterday. It is really impossible to see this and not think,Monet.