~ Drawn to Nature ~

A collaboration of two outstanding artists:
Janet Matthews – colour pencil & graphiite; Darren Gilbert – pen & ink /metal sculpture

21 Sept – 20 Oct 2019

Opening and ARTIST TALK with Janet Matthews : 2 – 4pm Saturday 21 September

 Janet Matthews DRAWING DEMONSTRATION : 1 – 4pm Sunday 22 September 

This September/October Darren Gilbert and Janet Matthews will host their annual joint exhibition at Town & Country Gallery in conjunction with the West Gippsland Gardivalia Festival.  

‘Drawn to Nature’ – opening Saturday 21 September, will be visual treat of exquisite pencil, pen and ink drawings and dynamic larg-scale metal sculptures of the highest standard.  Darren and Janet are professional artists – their works feature in collections around the world.  With a passion for the native bird-life, flora and fauna of Australia, the artists are sensitive and responsive to seasonal changes and effects of humankind on our landscape, in particular the natural habitat of wildlife.  

Janet Matthews drawing demonstration will again be a highlight during the exhibition.  A highly-regarded teacher, Janet’s classes and workshops are extremely popular.  Scheduled for 1-4pm Sunday 22 September the demonstration offers gallery visitors the opportunity to take a seat beside Janet at the easel and watch the magic as she works.  Janet welcomes questions and discusses all aspects of the drawing process, from conceptualisation, materials, composition and techniques.

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