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Sketching a Queenscliff cottage

Sketching a Queenscliff cottage

I painted Dad’s cottage over the top of collaged wine labels – I thought that was appropriate, given his love of wine. A little wagon sits outside the windows.

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Peace – mixed media sketchbook

Peace – mixed media sketchbook

I painted the background to this page before my trip to France, but a quiet space in my parents’ garden in Queenscliff was just the right time to finish it

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This is the moment

This is the moment

I can find it way too easy to spend my time worrying about what has been, or what might be, that I thought it would be good to remind myself of this moment.

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Acrylic painting inspired by Klimt

Acrylic painting inspired by Klimt

My take on Klimt’s portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer. I was inspired to get out my gold paints and sparkly stuff after visiting an exhibition with our art group

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Sketching the spring tulips

Sketching the spring tulips

How wonderful is it when a friend comes in the door bearing flowers, and then you spend the day painting them, chatting and munching on yummy food?

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