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View From Spring Creek Bridge

Over the last couple of months, I’ve been working on a set of landscapes, and enjoying it immensely.  This is the first in the series, based on a photo I took in late autumn of the Beechworth Gorge just above Spring Creek Bridge. 8 more words

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So this little toy gun, and I do mean little, is marked “REPLICA”.  Phew!  I thought this gun, which is less than three inches tall, might be the real thing.   358 more words


"Mount Lassen"

12×16 Pastel on sanded paper.  From inside Lassen National Park.

Pastel Painting

A chat with Steve Morvell

My hubby Frank and I just got back from a relaxing holiday in Halls Gap, where we met internationally-renowned pastel artist Steve Morvell in his beautiful studio. 197 more words

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Leanne's apples

Some fantastic fruit’n’frame work by Leanne Murphy that I want t share!

I penned a homage to this fruit work, recently, because I think it’s a great result from a process where Leanne does it all – concept, execution and framing completion. 72 more words



Yes, these have been framed by yours truly!  And I have to say, I’m really pleased with how they’ve turned out.

Earlier this year I did a picture framing course at Frameco in Melbourne, and have slowly been gathering all the necessary tools and equipment to present my own art. 77 more words

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