Illustrator / author / artist

Seabath and tea cup

This painting belongs to quite a number of pictures that I have painted over the years. They were based on the topic of days...

The Neice

Her stiff formal clothes have a picture book quality which I hope to incorporate into my next book. This is an image that I come...

Jennifer Caitlin

  It has been said that a face is an icon in the wilderness. Impressions from my first years in Australia as a myopic two...
Guava Woman

Guava woman

Sometimes a painting comes spontaneously. In this case , a scent from the past, a memory of sensation. Here I recollect guavas as a child -...

Dogs I’ve met

Bruiser The dog travelling Red coat. Foxy Dog with toys.

Sea bath at Coogee

The accidental seafaring of Willi Wolf. Paintings of Willi Wolf and Coogee provide a good example of how a story embedded in a subject drives...

Initial Drawings

Initial drawings and sketches help me explore in many ways. They sometimes reveal what is the best tack to take, when producing final art.                                     (Figure at...

Lantern Garden

When we lived in Eumundi, I spent a great deal of time drawing the local scenery.                                         The reason this picture is poignant is that it...

New York Shoes

  Those heels from an earlier and glamorous phase of life. The habitual wearing of high heels changed the shape of her feet. An image of...

Newtown (Licorice Tea)

After hearing a harrowing life tale, I spent the entire night awake in a Newtown hotel. It was an experience that I can only...