Weringerong – Superb Lyrebird

Weringerong – Superb Lyrebird

Weringerong – Superb Lyrebird

Latest Commission

Mixed Media – Acrylic Paint, Watercolour Paint and Pencil on Illustration Board

Size 62 x 42 cm

Commission

‘Weringerong’ is one of the aboriginal names for the Lyrebird.  In aboriginal culture, the lyrebird is the peacemaker of the forest.

 

 

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Rose Robin

Rose Robin

Another new painting…….

Oil on Linen Board

Size 32.5 x 40 cm

Commission

Bird Reference – photo by Catherine Pillans

The Rose Robin (Petroica rose) 11-13 cm long can be found along the coast from Queensland to south eastern South Australia and east or south of the Great Dividing Range. It breeds in sclerophyll forest amongst the dense mid story and most of them move to dryer lowland woodlands and open forest woodland in winter.

 

 

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‘The Green Keeper’ – Noisy Pitta

A little gem in the Australian bush

 

Oil on Linen Board

Size 40 x 32.5 cm

Commission

Bird Reference – photo by Catherine Pillans

Found on the Australian east coast from northern Qld to southern NSW in rainforest and sometimes adjacent sclerophyll forest. They forage on the ground for food.

 

 

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‘Along the Prickly Track’ – Echidna

 

Along the prickly, leafy, rocky,mossy, hilly track…  Short beaked Echidna, cousin of the duckbilled platypus

Recent work, completed late October 2020.  Quite a big piece to tackle!

 

 

Oil on Linen

Size 122 x 92 cm

For Sale

 

 

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Print Exhibition

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This exhibition was cut short during March 2020.  If everything goes OK it will be back on in early June 2020.  I shall let you know for sure though.

Hello Yellow – Eastern Yellow Robin

Coloured Pencil and Watercolour on Illustration Board  A4 (21 x 29.7cm approx.)

For Sale

There’s something special about finding a beautiful nest and then with the bird as well.  Like finding gold or ‘yellow’ in this case!

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Rufous Fantails

Coloured Pencil on Illustration Board  43 x 34 cm   For Sale

These birds were flitting around in my front yard.
Quickly, I ran inside to get my camera.
I could hear their tinkling notes but could not see them.
Suddenly there they were, very close and how lucky I was
to get some photos?

 

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