Special little Art pieces from previous inspired learning.
It was so inspiring to witness such enthusiasm and joy on their faces as the children crushed up there own plant and coal colour pigments, like that of our Australian Aboriginal methods as we were united to celebrate of Harmony Day. Then using their own paint so eagerly to dye banana leaf stems. for next… continue reading »
The Noosa Information Center on Hastings street is Featuring Sevgen (Seven Generations of Aboriginal Heritage) and displaying three new Art works of mine Spirit…34cmx34cm plywood Painted purely of ocean plant pigments, celebrating honoring and learning the spirit of Aboriginal culture. $50 The Woman of Glass house Mountains…34cmx61cm plywood painted in local sunshine coast natural plant… continue reading »
Indigenous angel is representation of the Local Aboriginal community painted in Liquid charcoal, ocean flora pigments and acrylic. At $180 the part proceeds are proudly supporting the Amazing Sevgen Indigenous Cooperation.
I applied an orange pigment from local fruit picked from the the Coastal line of Peregian Beach in sunshine coast. The Glass House Mountains are breath taking in real life, which are found in the Hinterland in sunshine coast, you could certainly loose yourself. Stair and loose any thought that was ever present in your… continue reading »
Sevgen (Seven Generations of Indigenous Aboriginal people) Is a volunteer and not for profit program running to rehabilitate indigenous youths. I am so proud to mention these passionate people who have come together to support our precious culture and have only donations and volunteers keeping it a success today. A dream, hope and healing of… continue reading »
My Aboriginal woman looks on at what has been transformed into buildings and populated from tourism and will always be seen to her and her community as a Noosa River being untouched and although different it still remains her home. Unfamiliar in same ways but the mermaid appearance suggests she is more comfortable in the… continue reading »
This close up image shows the features of an Australian Indigenous woman with traditional body art almost all painted in naturally derived colours from fruit and pods from the local area. Soft browns and soft indigo and lavender purple make up this image.
This image is almost purely all painted in plant based colour from local plantations in the sunshine coast with minimal use of lead outlines. I am excited to almost use 100% natural materials. This is on paper as a an initial image but aiming to be produced on ply wood from renewable plantation resources. She,… continue reading »
This is my initial painted indigenous study, including the traditional women s face painting, but my interpretation of an indigo coloured dot representation instead. My experiment in the use of all natural plant derived pigments has been wonderful and very liberating. While painting I will always remember a large stripey skink lizard trying take a… continue reading »
Here features the first stages of my surreal, dream like images of beautiful traditional Indigenous Aboriginal Women. They are within, connected and emerged within the land formations of the sunshine coast in Queensland, Australia. (Above image) Woman of Glass House Mountains ( Below image) Woman of Burderim Falls Soft and delicate in appearance, as a sketch… continue reading »
This “Summer Senses” Collection depicts the oceans and its beauty, mystery and the emotions it reveals. Whether its a feeling of freedom, or a feeling of what water provides for us. Such as it’s cleansing, rehydrating, nourishing, peace, calm, cooling as well as warming. How these play a role to our physical state and then… continue reading »