I have an exhibition opening in Gallery 1 of the Northern Rivers Community Gallery on 12th Feb until 9th March. It includes some returning Lino-prints from my December exhibition alongside some new works of birds & Gymea Lily Wildflowers. The Launch Event is from 5pm to 7pm on Friday 14 February 2014. Following the exhibition... Continue Reading →
Australian Magpies - Cracticus tibicen are just the most lovely birds. Their striking black and white plumage and beautiful red/brown eyes are topped off with the most wonderful warbling call. It really is one of the iconic bird calls of Australia and its bushland. Over recent weeks my husband has been spending a fair bit of... Continue Reading →
Flat Rock, Ballina – Birdlife
Last week I went for a lovely walk to Flat Rock near Ballina. I went to get some additional photos of some local flora for a new design based on the beachside flora of this area. I also went to take some extra photos of the bird life that gather there. It was an absolutely... Continue Reading →
Outside my Studio Window: Blue Faced Honeyeater & Banksia robur
I have planted 2 large banksias just outside the very large windows in my drawing studio. They are a Banksia serrata and a Banksia robur. I have done this deliberately as they attract some beautiful birds, as well as the usual annoying culprits like the native noisy miner. One of my regular visitors are a... Continue Reading →
Spent a lovely morning in Ballina this morning catching up with a old friend and her family...sunny warm day and not too hot...but windy - I actually like windy days! Took a couple of photos over the Richmond River at high king tide with seagull flying against the wind.