Artists Directory (9,915)
My Bio: I am a former police detective having served 35 years in Victoria before retiring in 2015. I have, for many years dabbled in painting however up until retirement, life was too busy to engage in anything serious. I now have the time to devote to my passion and paint pretty much every day from my studio ("Art 61"). In 2015 myself and family rel...
My Bio: Western Australian Artist Linda Bartlett was born in Liverpool England, and moved to Australia with her parents at the age of 13.
Linda started painting at the age of 29 winning an Australian national award at the age of 30 but due to work and family commitments she was unable to find the time for her art, eventually putting her craft aside until r...
My Bio: Gail Barton was born in Melbourne and grew up in the bayside suburb of Beaumaris. She studied at the Caulfield Institute of Technology from 1969-1973,achieving a Diploma of Art and Design .A Diploma of Education in 1975 completed her formal education.
Gail has been teaching art from 1975 to the present time,including ten years at Frankston College ...
My Bio: My journey into the world of art started in my childhood with simple pencil drawings. No doubt my mother's love of art rubbed off onto me as my mother was an artist and for a time, a student of John Dollery. She exhibited and sold a number of works in 1980's and for a while she taught, I suspect all this...
My Bio: Cherry Beresford
I was born in England, grew up in ZImbabwe and have travelled extensively.
I worked as a Registered Nurse and Midwife then emigrated to Australia in 1982.
In 1993 I joined the Peninsula and McClelland Art Societies and have been painting regularly since.
I have had wonderful Tutors in Watercolours and Acrylics -including Joan Bognu...
My Bio: My name is Edward F Billson and I use the name Ted Billson to sign my work.
I am trained as an Architect and painted professionaly for 30 years. I have had a number of exhibitions, four and one in Hong Hong where i sold 23 paintings IN Hong Hong. I have a number of distinctions and many sales....
My Bio: It's never too late to start.
Tony has recently begun to experience the deep satisfaction earned from creating art.
Studying under Gail Barton in her Inner Melbourne studio he has found that learning can be a most rewarding experience.
His aim is to continue to study hard and enjoy the creative rewards....
My Bio: At sixteen years of age, I was motivated to attend the local adult art classes on my own.
I rediscovered my passion for painting after studying Visual Art, Fashion Design, Marketing and a demanding Thirty years working in the Newspaper and Magazine Advertising Industry. Here I used my visual ideas, in the printed form.
Six years ago, cir...
My Bio: Lorraine began her art adventure with the Mentone- Mordialloc Art Group as a hobby artist and from that early journey she has developed into one of Australia's sought after artists with her portrayal of iconic beach scenes and still life representation. Lorraine's other lesser-known passion is her love of animals that is demonstrated in her study o...
My Bio: TRAINING
Studied Art and Design at Stourbridge College of Art U.K. majoring in Textile Design
Four terms at Botanical Art School Melbourne
Course in Botanical Art, Peninnsula Tafe
Pastel Society of Victoria
Australian Guild of Realist Artists
ARTragous Painters Group, Warburton
Friends on the Hill  ...
Colleen Michelle Connors
My Bio: Art lessons in parramatta by private tutor.\r\n \r\ncompleted art course at Tafe in 90\'s\r\n \r\npainting ever since and attended many workshops.\r\n \r\nim not a teacher as such but I love to be able to encourage others to enjoy the process of looking , drawing , painting. \r\n \r\ni love colour, I loved...
My Bio: Basically a self taught artist starting my career as an artist by drawing caricatures for workmates at the Kyabram hospital.Around 1983
I began exhibiting my work in local art shows .This led to good sales and commissions. Corporate and privatecommissions are in many countries around the world, including U.S.A. England, Scotland, New Zealand, holla...
My Bio: I am a Western Australian male who has had a lifelong interest and involvement in the visual arts and crafts.\r\n Post secondary school I studied a Diploma of Fine Art, Western Australian Institute of Technology, I was fortunate to have studied under many notable Australian artists such as Guy Grey-Smith, Ian Wroth.\r\nI worked in the pi...
My Bio: Jackie Davis's current works are all on paper,painted in gouache and oil pastel with collage elements. These works have all been painted during the last 18 months in Qatar, The Middle East. This collection is entitled , "The Colours of Summer."
Faye De Pasquale
My Bio: FAYE DE PASQUALE
Art : Prahran Institute : Certificate and Diploma Studies
Hawthorn Institute :
Certificate of Teacher Training and Painting and Graphic Studies
Art teacher secondary level and adults
Currently working with adult groups
Represented in private collections here and ove...
My Bio: Inspired by my love of the natural world and the fragility and strength of all my wildlife subjects; my work has been influenced by the beauty within nature itself. I regularly visit the reserves in my home town of Warrandyte, Victoria to explore the animal and bird life in their natural habitat. Kookaburras often frequent our balcony at home and I...
My Bio: Artist Statement
Born in Western Australia, Joanne Duffy uses her combination of a Bachelor of Arts (Design) and self-taught experience to depict the Australian landscape in an Expressionist style. Her paintings draw inspiration from her childhood experiences of rural WA and the love of native flora and its environment. Joanne’s abstract expr...
My Bio: I was born in Rushworth, Victoria and lived in the area for a great part of her life\r\n \r\n From an early age had a keen interest drawing and developed a great love of art. I am self taught, attending the occasional workshops etc. and believes the...
My Bio: I have worked with various mediums including pastels, water colour , and particularly oils. In more recent times I have also been trying new mediums in the form of resin paints, acrylics and alcohol inks, which lend themselves perfectly to abstract work. I will feature more in these mediums in the future. I am really enjoying painting pieces ...
My Bio: I have been involved in art for many years...first in theatre & dance and in later years painting. I have taken part in many group exhibitions, solo shows, art prizes and my works can be found in several public buildings with an extensive collection at the Mercy private hospital in Melbourne. I lived in Greece for many years and my ...
My Bio: Start art in my young edge, I\'m interested all art and art style, and love taking photos. I was drawing, painting, sculpture, pottery but I stopt. I started over 20 years ago art again, deep down inside me the love for arts was still a life, start doing digital (computer) art and photography, but after I was going back to the traditional painting ...
My Bio: Zhonghua is a professional artist and member of the Australian Guild of Realist Artists (AGRA) and Whitehorse Arts Association Inc. His works have been exhibited regularly in AGRA as well as many other exhibitions with great success. Most of his works are listed on the online gallery (Gallery 247;...
My Bio: Denise George - Artist
Denise spent her formative years growing up amidst the charm and architecture of the 1960's in Canterbury, a suburb of Melbourne. She worked in drafting and town planning before moving with her husband Richard to the visually stunning environs of Bright, a well known haven for artists nestled at the foo...
My Bio: Artists Profile... Carol Hirst ...
Studies : Dip. of Art Gordon Technical College ... Oil Painting Classes/Owrkshops ..
Preferred Medium .. Oils
Dealing mainly with ladnscape/seascape impressionistic and floral works, commissioned pet protraits .. and contemporry studies ... More recent works have been inspired by early childhood memor...