Artist CV

Education

  • Certificate 1V in Training and Assessment, 2011
  • Diploma of Visual Arts. BRACE. Geelong. 2010
  • B.App.Sci. (Physiotherapy) La Trobe Uni. 1991
  • Currently studying advanced botanical art illustration. Geelong Botanic Gardens

Solo Exhibitions

  • “Grampions Brushes”, Moco Gallery, Halls Gap. VIC 2013
  • “Roots and All”, Winter’s Cafe, Pakington St, Newtown. VIC 2011
  • “Forty Years in the Making”, Balmoral Gallery, Fyansford. VIC 2008

Group Exhibitions

  • “In Landscape”, Metropolis Gallery, Ryrie St Geelong. VIC 2015
  • “Inspired by Nature”, Winter Garden Gallery, McKillop Street, Geelong. VIC 2013 & 2015
  • “Drawn Nature”, Grampions Gallery, Halls Gap. VIC 2013
  • “Nature 3 ways of Seeing”, Metropolis Gallery, Geelong. VIC 2012
  • “WAMA Wildlife Arts Museum of Australia” Halls Gap, VIC 2012
  • “Inspired by Nature”, Gordon Gallery, Geelong. VIC 2011
  • ‘Inspired by Nature”, Gordon Gallery, Geelong. VIC. 2009

Awards

  • Best Rural Landscape, Portland Rotary Art Show,  2014
  • Feature Artist Portland Rotary Art Show, 2014
  • Botanic work selected to feature in 2016 Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne Calendar
  • Best Watercolour, Easter Art Show, Lions Club of Lorne, VIC 2014
  • Best Watercolour in Show, Grampians Easter Art Show, Halls Gap, VIC 1986, 2010, 2011 & 2013
  • Most popular work in Show, Rotary Easter Art Show, 2010, 2011 & 2012
  • Best Oil in Show, Grampians Easter Art Show, Halls Gap, VIC 2012
  • Second Prize Grampians Wildlife Art Society, Halls Gap, VIC 2012
  • Best Australian Flora and Fauna, Angair Inc. Art Show, Angelsea VIC 2011, 2012, 2014
  • Best Watercolour Beeac Art Show, Beeac, VIC. 2011
  • Perfect Score Year 12 Art 1986

Commissions

  • 2014 Commissioned by Stawell Regional Hospital
  • 2010 & 2011 commissioned for private collections in New York City, USA
  • 2009 Commissioned for private collection in Seattle, USA
  • 2009 Commissioned for private collection in Wellington, NZ