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...
Darren Meader

Darren Meader

“It is possibly the most benign and energising of all human addictions – the desire to create.  I suggest in paint wherever I can and let my mind do what it does best – subconsciously render its own reality.” Tasmanian artist Darren Meader has...
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...
Graeme Myrteza

Graeme Myrteza

“I am passionate about painting; I love the smell of the paints, turps, canvas and above all – the challenge and satisfaction of capturing the dramatic play of light on the gum trees, mountains, rivers and valleys of our magnificent country” – Graeme...
Lois Brown

Lois Brown

Lois Brown is a true artist who has spent the last thirty years studying, painting & teaching in the medium of watercolour.  It is often said that watercolour is the hardest medium to use, but it is Lois’s choice for capturing the many moods of the...
Marian Quigley

Marian Quigley

Congratulations Marian, on your selection as finalist for the 2017 art awards: ANL Art Prize; Flanagan Art Prize; Portia Geach Memorial Award (Sydney). Using acrylics on canvas and a hard-edge technique, Marian Quigley employs abstraction, vibrant colour and flowing...
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...