Sculpture is in my breath and at my fingerstips. I look at the world around me. I am inspired by shapes, textures and the inner being whether fauna or human figure. I like to create finding the simplified version, enough to entice you to explore what I see and feel too.
1979 Completed degree in Fine Art
1980 Exhibited solo exhibition at Cintra House Brisbane
Society of Wildlife Artists of Australasia Melbourne
1981 Co-founded the Queensland Wildlife Artists Society Brisbane
1981 - 1991 Group Exhibitions with QWAS
1980 ......... Ongoing Teaching sculpture across eastern Australia to Pottery and
groups including McGregor School Toowoomba, Grafton Art Fest.
1981 ....... Ongoing exhibitions in Brisbane and Maleny
2001 Centenary of Federation Sculptures for Charters Towers
2010 Public Art Project - Herd of Cows Maleny, Maleny street scape, Tea Gardens, Port
2011 - 2018 Developed Art Tours to Morocco
2014 Swell Currumbin entry
2014 - Continue with teaching and creating sculpture from my studio in Curramore
2021 - RNA Brisbane
My greated influences come from my environment, the people and even the landscape. There is so much to appreciate and for me so much to share through my understanding of what I see.
Chisholm Gallery, Caufield, Victoria.
Kelvin Grove High School, Brisbane.
South Pine Shire Council, Strathpine, Queensland.
Currumbin Sanctuary, Gold Coast, Queensland.
1982 Wildlife Sculpture, Melbourne.
1989 Wildlife Sculpture, Brisbane.
1995 Sculpture Award, Currumbin, Gold Coast.
1997 Caloundra Arts Awards, Sunshine Coast.
2006 Immanuel College
2006 Zonta Women in Art
1980 Solo exhibition, Cintra House, Brisbane.
1979-83 Group exhibitions with the Wildlife Artists of Australasia, Melbourne.
1982-95 Group exhibitions with the Queensland Wildlife Artists Society, Brisbane.
1989-95 Group exhibitions with the Society of Sculptors Queensland, Brisbane.
1994-95 Nationwide group exhibition titled "Wildlife in Art", at Currumbin, Gold Coast
1997-99 Group exhibition, “All Nature Art”, at Mt Coot-tha Botanic Gardens, Brisbane.
July 94 Solo exhibition, Malcolm's of Maleny.
July 94 Group exhibition, Stanthorpe Art Gallery.
Sept 94 Group exhibition, Sculpture Satellite Project, Brisbane.
Sept 94 Group "Wombat" exhibition, Royal Zoological Society of S.A., Adelaide.
Oct 94 Group exhibition, Noosa Fine Art Gallery, Noosa.
Feb 95 Group exhibition, Western Gallery, Toowoomba.March 95 "Birds of a Feather" group wildlife exhibition, Mount Coot-tha Botanic Gardens, Brisbane.
June 95 Group wildlife exhibition at "Talk to the Animals", Eagle Farm, Brisbane.
March 96 Group marine and coastal exhibition at Convention Centre, Brisbane.
May 99 Heads - Group exhibition at Palmwoods, Sunshine Coast.
Open Studios – Maleny
Sept 2011 Sculpture on the Edge – Montville
Sept 2012 Scultpure on the Edge - Maleny
Dec 2012 Morocco- A Creative Journey, Cooroy Butter Factory
Sep-Oct 2013 A Clay Legacy – Redcliffe City Gallery Brisbane
Sept 2014 Swell Currumbin
Sept-Oct 2014 Sculpture on the Edge, Maleny
Mar/April 2015 Morocco – a Creative Journey, exhibition, Upfront Club Maleny
Sept – Oct 2015 Sculpture on the Edge, Maleny
Oct 2016 Creative Chorus Maleny Art Direct Maleny.
June 2019 'A Class Act' Painting exhibition Cooroy Butter Factory
Aug 2021 RNA Brisbane
Sept 2021 Downlands Toowoomba
Artist in Residence:
May 2000 Toowoomba Boys Grammar School.
2001 Charters Towers, Federation Year Project
2001 - to date, local gallery shows
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