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PAINTING BACKGROUNDS

IT’S A PHILOSOPHICAL THING In response to inquiries on this subject Airbrush The most seemingly insignificant part of any picture can make or break the final result. The sky is a key element in landscapes and nature painting and my comments will apply to this and not to other painting subjects such as portraits. With […]

A PALETTE FOR ALL SEASONS

Colour palettes form an obvious and critical part of an artist’s approach to their art. The selection of a basic range should to be well reasoned and developed over time to suit the works that are planned. An artists attitude and choice of subject matter or even kind of works may change over time and […]

AFTER OPEN STUDIOS COMES THE OWLS AND EAGLES

Almost ten weeks have passed since the 2021 Open Studios event came to an end. Since then I have completed commissions and a few new paintings for the Margaret River Busselton Tourism Association. For about two years we have been providing our greeting cards and Open Giclee Prints to the Association with STEADY interest growing […]

Australian Birds in natural settings- the essence of Australian Bird Art

Australian birds can be found in the bush, on waterways, in urban areas and around rural properties. Some birds are more recognizable for their urban predominance rather than occurring in their historically natural environment. Silver Gulls and in recent years in Western Australia- the noisy vandalising Corellas. When it comes to creating a composition to […]

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About Me

Hi, I’m Lillie. Previously a magazine editor, I became a full-time mother and freelance writer in 2017. I spend most of my time with my kids and husband over at The Brown Bear Family but this blog is for my love of food and sharing my favorites with you!

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