Marcus Creek Interpreted

These paintings are to be hung as a group representing the changes in the tannin-stained creek at Marcus Beach. In the dry season the creek flows gently then eventually dries so that it no longer meets the sea. Storms come in from the ocean in the wet season pushing surging waves up the creek against… Continue reading Marcus Creek Interpreted

Tree shapes, Mt Timbertop

On the ridge of Mt Timbertop in the Howqua Hills, Victoria, there stands the skeleton of a venerable snowgum. I paid homage to its life by photographing the ‘sky patterns’ where once a solid limb branched, and bringing to life a grey ghoul, a Halloween mask, perhaps even a human face.

Coffee art

The intense look of concentration commanded my attention, despite the distracting din of the mid-morning coffee crowd at Coffee Chakra in Myrtleford. I became engrossed in witnessing the coffee making process. There was care and precision in each slowly angled movement of the coffee jug, as if the maker had an artist’s brush in his… Continue reading Coffee art

Tree shapes, Mt Timbertop

On the ridge of Mt Timbertop in the Howqua Hills, Victoria, there stands the skeleton of a venerable snowgum. I paid homage to its life by photographing the ‘sky patterns’ where once a solid limb branched, and bringing to life a grey ghoul, a Halloween mask, perhaps even a human face.