PLEIN AIR PAINTING HOLIDAY – RED CENTRE

PLEIN AIR PAINTING HOLIDAY – RED CENTRE

I thought I would give a brief re-cap here on the Travelrite painting holiday to Central Australia last month. Although I have spent many months painting in this part of Australia I have to say it is the first time I have painted Plein Air in this country. I found it to be a truly rewarding experience and I hope the 15 students that came also felt the same. It was a privilege to sit out with so many other like-minded people and create works of art in this beautiful part of...

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PARRAMATTA ART SOCIETY Sun 16th Feb 2020

PARRAMATTA ART SOCIETY Sun 16th Feb 2020

PARRAMATTA ART SOCIETY-  SUN 16TH FEB 2020. 4-14 Hunter St – Parramatta PAINTING THE ICONIC GUM TREE. A one day workshop where we will learn some of the techniques for painting an Australian eucalypt. CONTACT: Christopher Vidal   0433683533      or email: artistchristophervidal@gmail.com

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COWRA SURVIVOR

COWRA SURVIVOR

Last weekend I traveled west with my son and daughter-in-law to visit the family farm just outside of Cowra. It has been eight years since my last visit where the creek bed on a neighbour’s property was filled with water and on that sunny morning  looked sparkling, fresh and extremely paintable. This time it was totally dry with not a drop of water in sight. There was a bitter wind blowing –  snow falling in the Blue Mountains and although the sun did...

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