So thrilled and happy to receive this little book about
Cockatoos by Thames and Hudson last week. Two of my Cockatoo artworks are
included along with some of my favourite artists, it's a special
privilege to be featured in this book with them! The book is now available
in bookstores with an emphasis on conservation of these
I really enjoy painting with watercolour paints, it's a great way to relax. Everybody should try it!
These two Australian native illustrations are in my shop now.
I've been lucky enough to have been featured in a great Blog http://spectredart.com. It's a wonderful website with lots of tips for artists and craftspeople and has some interesting interviews with artists from different parts of the world. Please take a look!
Kiana who runs the blog also is a skilled artist and has a shop on Etsy and Red Bubble. This work is called "Grey Mountain" and is one of my favourites. https://www.etsy.com/au/people/kroksg
One thing I miss in Australia is the glorious colour of the leaves on the trees in Autumn. Living near the coast we do have other compensations such has the beautiful Australian flowers such as the Banksias and the Grevilleas, which are
especially showy after the rains at the end of summer. We have to make a
trip into the hills of the Dandenong ranges to see the autumn deciduous
trees and it's well worth the trip.