Andrea Sinclair

Andrea Sinclair

Distinctive in style, Andrea Sinclair’s paintings are inspired by images sourced from anonymous archival film.  Layered abstract solids of watercolour, acrylic and gouache, Andrea’s works embody a dream-like quality; compositions of shadows and forms that merge to...
Carole Foster

Carole Foster

“My determination to leave something for the viewer is ever present” – Carole Foster Carole Foster’s passion for art germinated in the open fields and paddocks around her home-town of Wangaratta, Victoria where she enjoyed exploring the great...
Craig Penny

Craig Penny

“I like to think that to paint a successful painting is not so much to have tamed the beast, rather to have been taken along for the ride and still be there at the end of the experience. For me painting is like life … giving yourself enough skill, knowledge and...
Elisabeth Williams

Elisabeth Williams

“My drawings show readily recognisable figures and events taken from my memories and life experiences.  However, I consider line, tone, shape, form and colour to be of equal importance to the subject matter of my work.” – Elisabeth Williams Elisabeth Williams...
Emma Niehof

Emma Niehof

“The Australian landscape is my inspiration, contrasting strongly with the country I grew up in.   My paintings are the result of a combination of planning and spontaneity, always allowing for wonderful things to emerge in the process.  Layers of paint obscure and...
Helena Coltman

Helena Coltman

Helena Coltman started painting as therapy, while she supported her late-husband, John, through his illness and then for comfort when he passed away.  Both Helena and John shared many hours on the deck of their Gippsland home watching the frequent bird-life that...
Helen Masin

Helen Masin

“I work primarily in acrylics and have recently introduced pastel and charcoal to my paintings. I enjoy discovering how each medium works with the other adding to the narrative of my work.”   Gippsland artist Helen Masin resumed a life-long passion for painting...
Lauren Perkins

Lauren Perkins

“The female characters in my paintings reside in minimal colour-saturated backgrounds, pondering their lives, loves, moods.  They are reflective with a look of innocence.  Facial expressions are serene.  The simplified figures are whimsical – seemingly existing...
Lynne Bickhoff

Lynne Bickhoff

Lynne Bickhoff feels an affinity with the words of Frida Kahlo: “I paint my own reality.  The only thing I know is that I paint because I need to, and I paint whatever passes through my head without any other consideration”.  Inspiration for Lynne rises from...
Marian Quigley

Marian Quigley

Using acrylics on canvas and a hard edge technique, Marian employs abstraction, vibrant colour and flowing line in her interpretations of the rhythms inherent in nature, the human form and blues music. She adopts a minimalist approach in her representations of...
Meg Hayley

Meg Hayley

  Working predominantly in gouache, Meg Hayley is a decorative painter whose work abounds in colour and excitement.  Meg’s love of Paris and the Mediterranean are a constant inspiration and her work is strongly influenced by Matisse, Van Gogh and Greg Irvine.  Meg...
Tina Sonka

Tina Sonka

Tina Sonka spent her childhood in South Gippsland, Victoria before moving to Bairnsdale, East Gippsland.  She studied at the Gippsland Institute of Advanced Education, completing a Bachelor of Visual Arts.  Tina then went on to further tertiary study, gaining a...
Vivi Palegeorge

Vivi Palegeorge

Vivi Palegeorge was born in Melbourne; her love for drawing and painting began at an early age along with her fascination for science and nature.   Vivi enjoys painting a variety of subject matter; figurative, landscape and seascape works.  In particular, she seeks to...
Tegan Lloyd

Tegan Lloyd

Tegan Lloyd is a visual artist and illustrator living in Melbourne, Australia.  Self-taught, Tegan creates contemporary abstract works, using acrylic on canvas and textured artists papers. She also creates mixed media artworks incorporating oils, pastel and metallic...