*Tutored workshops

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      *WORKSHOPS ARE CONDUCTED-                                                                                

   --by request on a professional basis for art groups-societies throughout Australia- on availability. Having extensive knowledge and experience in teaching and working in a variety of media in fine art -[50 years], I do have available teaching times, however,with some consideration given to advanced notice.

It is advisable to make contact one year, or at least six months in advance to arrange suitable dates and times,chosen teaching medium,costing,etc.

Please feel welcome to contact me for this information.

 

 

 

 

*EXHIBITIONS---2018

                         


*TWENTY MELBOURNE PAINTERS SOCIETY-2018

 

Annual Group Exhibition - Glen Eira Gallery-Caulfield

AUGUST-22nd---SEPTEMBER 9th-2018

*CENTENNIAL  EXHIBITION- AUGUST-SEPT.  2018

 

                                                    

 

 


ARCHIVAL AND RECENT WORKS IN PASTEL

*Many of these paintings,,especially the landscapes, were painted on location or in studio or both.

*The Pastels  have been completed using a suitably  textured  paper-"colourfix" by A.S. on a warm dark or mid-tone ground on 300GSM. [silk-screened primer]

Larger works were completed using pastel primer on

a matt board.  

 

 

  

Moralana sheep and tree- Pastel 57 x 76 cm- Painted on site and studio May 2018 Moralana tree Flinders Ranges-Pastel 56 x 76 cm painted on site May 2018


OIL PAINTINGS - 2015 - 2018 :

 MOST OF THESE PAINTINGS ARE NOW SOLD OR UNAVAILABLE, SOME HAVE BEEN COMPLETED ON LOCATION OR STUDIO, OR BOTH.


Wrights Bridge,Barmah-Oil 60 x 120 cm Ross P WRIGHT'S BRIDGE, BARMAH-OIL  60 X 120CM PAINTED ON LOCATION AND STUDIO-2015


Barmah Forest and Murray River -OIL 60 X 91 CM Painted on locatio Feb 2014 BARMAH FOREST,MURRAY RIVER -OIL 61 X 91 CM -  PAINTED ON LOCATION AND STUDIO - 2015

Tim's Farm near Dunkeld  OIL  61 x 91 cm Nov TIM'S FARM,DUNKELD -OIL 60 90 CM                                                  PAINTED ON SITE 2017


Laneway,EChuca-oil 32 x34 cm  On location,June 2017 ECHUCA LANEWAY -OIL 32 X 34 CM           PAINTED ON LOCATION, JUNE 2017

Gilmore Creek-Oil-On location-2016 (2) ON GILMORE CREEK,TUMUT- OIL 30X 40 CM PAINTED ON LOCATION-2016


Roadside Dookie-Oil 40 x 45 cm On location May 2017 (2) ROADSIDE TREES, DOOKIE-  OIL 40 X 45 CM  PAINTED ON LOCATION -2016


Roadside Gums OIL 60 x 91 cm ON location Jan 2015 (2)

           ROADSIDE TREES, EUROA-     OIL  60  X 91 CM     PAINTED ON LOCATION AND STUDIO -  2016


Gulls,Chioggia-Oil                   MORNING NEWS, ROME  OIL 30 X 45CM       PAINTED 2016- 
 
Outdoor Cafe, Rome -Oil-2016

















































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2018 -art workshops

       

*MITTA MITTA --North-East Vic.- PASTEL  WORKSHOP--TWO DAYS,  17-18TH March.2018

Contact:  Judy Cardwell,  0400 0140 74

Contact: Felicity  McDonald    0260 723 533

Email: thewitchesgarden1@gmail.com



 

 

*MOYHU ART GROUP,N.E.Victoria- 2 x dayWATERCOLOUR WORKSHOP , 28th-29th APRIL ,  2018

All demos for this workshop will be in watercolour including problem solving issues which will be discussed and explained fully during the two days.

Contact:  Sue Hourigan. 

E: hopandsue@activ8.net.au



VICTORIA- {BELSTACK]-26th-27th MAY 2018

Two-Day Watercolour workshop

Contact: Glassons Art World, High Street Shepparton.

Robyn Glasson- 03 5822 0077  Mob. 0408 997 814


 

 

 

*ALBURY/ WODONGA ART SOCIETY-30TH JUNE ,1ST JULY 2018

PASTEL PAINTING WORKSHOP


 

 

 

 


*BOWEN ART GROUP, QUEENSLAND---August,2018-Two x days-Watercolour Workshop-13-14th August, Two days-Pastel Workshop-15th -16th August  -

Contact: Tammi Burgis    E: tburgis@bigpond .com                    



 

 

 

 


 

 

*SUNSHINE COAST,QUEENSLAND--The Inaugural-"PASTEL EXPOSITION"2018'-A SPECIAL EVENT FEATURING MANY ARTISTS AND TUTORS

SEPTEMBER 13-16th, 2018---[Two days workshop, plus demonstrations]  Learn the fundamentals of tone colour ,mood, rhythm,  and vitality!

Venue:  Caloundra Events Centre

Organized By Pastel Society of Australia-[Queensland]

Check out thewebsite:  www.australianpastelexpo.com.au/

*This is an excellent opportunity to gain much valuable insight into "on-location painting--how to simplify, select the more important aspects , design, unity, colour , tone ,etc=}




 

 

* PERTH,  W.A. -- ---  5 X DAY  WATERCOLOUR WORKSHOP, 24TH-28TH  SEPTEMBER , 2018    ["mostly en plein air"]

With watercolourists from Singapore this year, as well as West Australians, it promises to be a really good week of PAINTING WATERCOLOUR ON LOCATION

Contact:  Jon Martin  Ph.  0414 334  729

Email: 

 


*BENDIGO WATERCOLOUR PAINTERS WORKSHOP

NOVEMBER
8TH-10TH       HARCOURT,VIC.

a comprehensive outlook on painting in watercolour-both in studio and on location.

 

 


ART WORKSHOPS

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2019 

*Mcgregor Summer School-[University of Southern Queensland, Toowoomba]      13th -19th January, 2019

Seven Days of "Wonderful Watercolour"  This will provide an excellent and thorough insight into the watercolour medium and will cover all of the important aspects of it's preparation and development.   Experienced watercolourists are welcome!


 

* BENDIGO WATERCOLOUR PAINTERS GROUP  WORKSHOP

March 29th, - 31st. 2019     Venue:  Harcourt,Vic.

Contact: Josephine Walsh

 

 

 


 

*   FLINDERS RANGES  TOUR   APRIL 8th-16th 2019

Ross P -Moralana 2018         [0]Elders Range -Watercolour on site -Ross P BAK

 PAINTING IN THE FLINDERS-   

 

 

2019--NEXT "AUSSIE-REDBACK" PLEIN-AIR TOUR WILL BE TO THE Flinders Ranges,South Australia, April 8TH-16TH.  2019.

This is part of the INSPIRING country that I have visited and painted many times, since 1979,and therefore have a good understanding of the general area, including the locations that Hans Heysen painted in the 1930's 40's and 50's.

[*check the Aussie Redback Tours Website for more information]Or  click the PDF below,to open itinerary

Flinders Ranges with Ross Paterson 2019[36060]  



*GOLD COAST AND BRISBANE-  MAY  2019

" PASTEL INSIGHT"-4TH-5TH MAY- [GOLD COAST-Wisteria Cottage Studio,Mt. Tamborine]

*7th May:  Demonstration in Pastel-[Brisbane-

[Pastel Society of Australia]

   Mid week:*"WONDERFUL WATERCOLOUR"- Demonstration and Workshop-   [BRISBANE]-  Watercolour Society of Queensland]

[SPECIFIC DATES,VENUE AND RELEVANT INFORMATION WILL BE POSTED SOON]

 

    

*11th-12th May:  Oil Painting Workshop"  Wisteria Cottage Studio, Mt. Tamborine-{Gold Coast}

 

 

Contact:  Ron Bryant, Wisteria Cottage,  Mt Tamborine,Q.

Email: ron@ronbryant.com.au



 

*MITCHELL SCHOOL OF ART-[THE ART SCENE]-BATHURST         8TH-13TH   JULY 2019

5 DAYS WONDERFUL WATERCOLOUR!   MASTERCLASS.  WE WILL COVER THE EXQUISITE QUALITIES OF WATERCOLOUR IN  VARIETY OF SUBJECTS.

 

CONTACT: THE ART SCENE, SYDNEY Phone: 02 9807 6900

 


   

 

 


* MALLEE ARTISTS GROUP --- PAINTING WORKSHOP     TWO DAYS

*TOOLEYBUCON -MURRAY--               AUGUST   .2019

Contact: Judith Brawn 

Email:  judybrawn@bigpond.com

 

* MILDURA ART GROUP-


  AUGUST,   2019

Watercolour- one day-/  oil  painting-one day

Contact:  Mary Briggs-   Ph: 03 5022  2231

 


 

 

*GRAMPIANS BRUSHES- HALL'S GAP--*SEPTEMBER- 7TH-  12TH  2019

SIX- DAY MASTERCLASS WORKSHOP IN WATERCOLOUR.

EXTENSIVE PROGRAM DESIGNED TO  INFORM, AND RE-INVIGORATE YOUR PASSION FOR PAINTING IN STUDIO AND ON LOCATION!   WE WILL COVER A GREAT VARIETY OF SUBJECTS


JUST ABOUT ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW IN WATERCOLOUR. 





*CONTINUING IN 2019, FOLLOWING ITS SUCCESSFUL RUN]:

*SEPT.30TH--OCTOBER  4TH  2019          PERTH  PLEIN AIR PAINTERS  WORKSHOP -


5 X DAYS WATERCOLOUR/    

 

*  Be part of the excitement of painting on location around the Perth, Western Australia region.  I will point out and demonstrate the essential aspects of PAINTING WATERCOLOUR LANDSCAPE-  tone, mood,suitable colour and vitality-whilst pursuing the "Big Picture".

 

You will gain renewed insight into the sometimes elusive Aussie landscape!

Contact Workshop Coordinator: Jon Martin    Ph. 0414 334 729