I have been working on the little penguin etchings. These plates are in the process of being aquatinted
I have just become a Little Penguin warden at Manly. Tonight is my first evening and I am very excited to see these beautiful little birds. I have already started drawing them.
I have some images in an exhibition in Avalon. They are all of birds, seagulls mostly. I love seagulls in all their audaciousness and their glorious red legs. I painted the skies before the skies were grey.
It was open studio last weekend and there were predominantly birds - paintings, etchings and lithographs. I have started to paint on plywood and an loving the warm tones and that I am using bits of wood from under the house, so it has some history. More images to follow
This past week I have seen the most extraordinary skies. These are the elements that I paint in my landscapes.
I am Reading….
Milkman by Anna Burns