On The Easel July 2020

On The Easel 1 Kelpie Guard 1 The drawing design for 30 x 40 inches oil on canvas. Try to imagine the vibrations and rippling with snorts and head shakes. A painting full of dust and boldness of expression. Available as an ‘On The Easel’ sale for $4400 (50% up…

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On The Easel Speculative

On The Easel Speculative Art Speculative Art on canvas painted during 2018 & 2019 at 36 inches x 44 inches Belle Arti Linen, keyed stretchers. The traditional presentation appeal made these quick sales. (Images watermarked) Email me for commissioning similar paintings:

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The Great Wasp Shoot

The Great Wasp Shoots at Mount Gambier (a true hunting tale)   Whenever shooting men talk about high birds, it is a matter of degree. I have seen very high pheasants taken in front by crack shots. Often flighty stubble quail do tower high over the hills, or the fleet…

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The Spectral Balladist

The Spectral Balladist   Mount Gambier is a small city squatting on the slopes of a dormant volcano within which are crater lakes. Strangers who find it by travelling the National Highway call it a pretty, old-fashioned place; we who live here and call it home don’t think it old-fashioned.…

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Top Worm

TOP WORM   John Simpel knows his worms. At high school he takes an uncommon amount of interest in worms. He tends the only worm terrarium in biology class and with his constant cares the worms multiply quickly. When the principal insists all worms must go, John left school too.…

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The Resurrection and Death of Lou E. Lugg

The Resurrection and Death of Lou E. Lugg   Look. See that happy Luggite? He doesn’t give a damn. I wish that I was a Luggite. Good grief! Maybe I am.   Part one   The premature end of Lou E. Lugg surprises no one.   He does possess certain…

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The Stables

The Stables Showroom Closed The Stables gallery showroom is closed due to property sold. The Zaadstra Family has returned to South Australia. Phone: 0439220997 Pieter Zaadstra 10 Carnoustie Ave. Fairview Park SA 5126

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Leisure Artists

Leisure Artist in the Great Game “Everyone is an artist,” said my father in his atelier. “Everyone is capable of being deeply moved when they view things felt. The art of projecting your feelings into paintings lies in things felt. Express your innermost feelings and the art will move deeply.”…

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