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Country Cousins
I had been out to Colby dam, near Toowoomba. I had seen this old gate beside the road and stopped to photograph it. What I saw inspired me and the idea for this painting of ‘Country Cousins’ was born. From when the initial idea was formed, the proces
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Stretching Boundaries
Marlene Jones was born in the New South Wales country town of Gilgandra. She eventually moved to the Blue Mountains (west of Sydney) about 22 years ago. An interest in art was motivated by some serious problems with her health. “I only started to pai
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Figurative Image
This demonstration drawing has been worked on A3 size Jasart 200gsm paper. Firstly, the figure drawing was a complete line drawing – sprayed with a workable fixative to set the line. The complete page was then painted with Schmincke Horadam Gouache,