Paintings

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...

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Cherry Manders

Cherry Manders

Cherry Manders’ passion for colour and life is evident in her vibrant canvases featuring still life studies, landscapes and figurative works.  She enjoys plein-air painting in the rambling beauty of her riverside garden near Melbourne, Victoria and on her...

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Coral Smith

Coral Smith

Coral Smith is a watercolour artist who has lived in West Gippsland for most of her life.  She established an excellent reputation as a textile artist before commencing her journey in fine art.  Coral is currently exploring the personalities of various animals in her...

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Claire Sayers

Claire Sayers

“Growing up with a true love of colour and nature gave rise to my passion for painting natural images in their liveliest and most vibrant form.  I believe art should evoke emotion and I attempt to convey uplifting and positive inspiration through my work.” –...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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Janet Flinn

Janet Flinn

Janet Flinn’s passion for painting Australian wildlife grew from watching the birds attracted to local bush-land reserves and her own native garden in Melbourne, Victoria.  Her paintings capture the colour, drama and magic of the unique native animals of our vast...

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John Mutsaers

John Mutsaers

Cogratulations to John Mutsaers – 2016 marks his 30th year as a professional artist. John Mutsaers was born in Eindhoven, Holland, in 1942.  Paint must run through his veins, with generations of artists on both sides of his family. He migrated to Melbourne in...

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Joy Dusting

Joy Dusting

Games Children Played circa1948 HandCol. LinoPrint 75x64cm Look at Me 76x63cm HandCol. LinoPrint Country Dance 66x75cm SOLD Keeping all the balls in the Air 52x42cm Gouache on Paper Inattention 33x38cm Gouache on Paper View from the Window 52x42cm Gouache Floral...

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Julie Lundgren-Coulter

Julie Lundgren-Coulter

Influenced by the work of Impressionist artists, in particular the Heidelberg School artists, Julie Lundgren-Coulter is drawn to exploring Victoria’s beautiful coastal and rural countryside close to her South Gippsland home.  Julie’s oil and pastel paintings...

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Karin Ryan

Karin Ryan

“In essence I am a self-taught artist and have dabbled in naive art long before I knew that it existed as an official form.  I find myself drawn in this direction as it lacks the restrictions of realistic painting.  It allows me to explore the realms of the...

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Kate Waanders

Kate Waanders

“I am in the middle of a very steep learning curve, enjoying the challenges & looking forward to lots more exciting possibilities” – Kate Waanders Since childhood, Kate Waanders has been interested in and learnt a variety of handcrafts, including challenging...

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Glen Saunders

Glen Saunders

“My artwork is abstracted; realistic in some ways, contemporary.  I take a personal approach to landscapes, many of my recent works are landscapes which I knew well in my youth and have since revisited and ‘re-discovered’ with the eye of an artist.  My works embrace...

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Ken Taber

Ken Taber

Bush Creek 73x63cm oil Waters Edge 85x85cm Acrylic Blue Lagoon 73x63cm oil Lagoon 86x76cm Oils SOLD Walk on the Beach 94x84cm Oils SOLD Hillside 90x80cm Oils SOLD   Enquiries for Ken Taber Paintings We are pleased to provide an on-line enquiry service. Please...

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Laurel Foenander

Laurel Foenander

Laurel Foenander was born in 1960 and began seriously painting in 1995.  She is a passionate gardener and has a deep affection for the native birds which live and froli’c in the garden of her West Gippsland home in rural Victoria.  Exploring many mediums, Laurel...

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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...

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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...

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Lois Brown Workshops

Lois Brown Workshops

View Lois Brown Gallery  For over 10 years Lois Brown has been living dangerously as a full time painter. In 1994 she took the brave step and traded in an eighteen year career as a Secondary art teacher with the Victorian Education Department. Born in Yallourn...

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Marek Wilinski

Marek Wilinski

Born in Poland in 1949, Marek Wilinski trained as a surveyor to please his parents, but painting has always been his passion.  Migrating to Australia in 1981, Marek worked in many different fields before finally being able to pursue his dream of working as a...

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Marg Castle

Marg Castle

Born in Kyabram, Victoria in 1948, Marg Castle grew up in country South Australia before returning to Victoria in the 1970s.  Marg and her family settled at Nilma in Gippsland, enjoying rural life on their farm, the extensive garden a constant joy and inspiration for...

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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...

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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...

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Melissa Wright

Melissa Wright

Melissa Wright is a print-maker from the Northern Rivers region of NSW, she has been making prints in many forms for over 40 years; intaglio printing is her passion.  Melissa works with a lyrical and dance-like line using the female figure as a central theme....

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Nick Perrin

Nick Perrin

Initially influenced by the Impressionsits and Post-Impressionsits, Nick Perrin has developed a distinctive high-colour, high-contrast depiction of the natural world with a minimalistic slant.  “I like to find subject matter with high impact value and look to enhance...

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Sara Paxton

Sara Paxton

Sara Paxton’s bold treatment of subject matter using vivid colour and contemporary form give her paintings a vibrant and unique expressive style. Sara was born in the UK and was brought up in a creative and artistic family environment.  She was encouraged to nurture...

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Sarah Clark

Sarah Clark

Sarah Clark started seriously exploring her burning desire to create art in 2013.  She had worked as a picture-framer and lead-light window designer/maker in the early years of her employment before pursuing a professional career in occupational health and raising her...

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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...

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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...

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Vida Pearson

Vida Pearson

Vida Pearson has been a professional artist/printmaker for over 25 years. Early in her career Vida’s favoured mediums were screen printing and etching, however in the last 15 years she has concentrated almost exclusively on lino-cuts. She has a distinctive style...

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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...

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