Contemporary mixed media artist

The Banksia is my muse and has been my obsession and subject for the last few years. I have coined a phrase – Banksia imaginata – to describe the body of my artworks that are intuitively created and inspired by the unique structure, colours and patterns found in this Australian native plant species.

Working spontaneously, the process of creating an artwork is one of joy and absorption of attention for me and I want people who see my works to also realise the joy I feel about the beauty of the natural world.

If there is one thing I’m trying to communicate, it’s that.

There is a constant overlapping of art, nature, science, music; I see patterns in all of these. Nature seems random and chaotic but there is a plan; it just takes a while to find it. I like to let the materials find their way, to replicate nature.

You can see current works in progress here and purchase paintings through Bluethumb and Etsy. You can learn more about me here.

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2021 calendar

LINDEN POST CARD SHOW
Linden New Art Gallery, 26 Acland Street, St Kilda 3182, t. 03 9534 0099  e. gallery@lindenarts.org

DOOR TO DOOR – Art in the time of COVID -19 – Art in Isolation
No Vacancy Gallery, Jane Bell Lane, Melbourne 9-14 February 2021

The garden of Loss and Triumph
No Vacancy Gallery, Jane Bell Lane, Melbourne, November 2021

MORNINGTON ART SHOW
Peninsula Community Theatre, Cnr. Wilsons Road & Nepean Highway, Mornington, 21-26 January 2021

Moonee Valley Art Show
St Columba’s Mission, “North Park Mansion”, 69 Woodland Street, Essendon, 14-16 May 2021

Twitter Art Exhibit
11th anniversary, May 2021, Cheltenham, UK

Camberwell Art Show, (online) July 2021

PHYLOGENESIS #2, Black Cat Gallery, 420 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy. POSTPONED till 15 – 26 December 2021

Artists in Residence Retrospective Exhibition, Commanding Officers’ House, Point Nepean (through Mornington Peninsula Shire Council), POSTPONED TILL TBA

Little Things Are Prize. 13 – 24 October 2021