Paint Presto Prize

It was a thrill to win the inaugural Paint Presto prize during the Wangaratta Festival of Jazz and Blues, 2016. Samuel Condon was the judge. I have taken some painting lessons with Kate Gorman this year and have enjoyed trying a new medium.

Impressions 2016 @ the Australian Print Workshop

Cup and saucer 2016, was my contribution to the Australian Print Workshop’s major fundraising project and 35th Anniversary Celebration. Some prints from the edition remain available through the APW.

Linocut and printing workshops, Thursday mornings in October, 2016

We will be holding workshops at Shades of Art in Wangaratta in term four, 2016.

Dates October 6, 13, 20, 27  Time 9.30am-12.30pm Cost $120 for four weeks, materials not included

Place The workshop at Shades of Art, 74c Ovens Street, Wangaratta Phone 03 5722 2296 during business hours to book a place!


Mansfield Art Gallery – MAG – opens 2016

I was really pleased to be invited to show work at a lovely new art gallery and cultural space in Mansfield. There are four, light filled rooms and a gorgeous, welcoming garden. There will be regular, themed exhibitions with a range of interesting works … all the very best MAG


Eventide – print exchange, Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery, curated by Rona Green. Exhibition dates 13 May – 3 July 2016


Rona Green regularly works with galleries and artists to curate themed print exchanges. I was thrilled to be invited to participate in Eventide; a period of transition when day meets night. It is an in-between space – a place of transformation. This theme is explored by 31 Australian artists who each consider this magical time through the exacting medium of relief printmaking.