The Blog

14 Oct

Art Auction

Rockstars, I am currently holding an online art auction to raise money for Foundation 18. A totally legit charity primarily for kids with little opportunity, established and funded by our very own home-grown girl, Cate Bolt. That’s the Readers Digest version. Because I am here to help, and also assume everyone is as lazy as

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01 May

Death Sucks/Kardashians

It’s always bittersweet to draw/paint a beloved pooch that has crossed that dreaded ‘rainbow’ bridge. Never gets any easier, always heartbreaking, and just freaking sucks, quite frankly. I was raised with dogs (and humans, for I am no jungle girl), so know exactly the sadness that goes with the passing of a furby. My first

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08 Apr

Who Gets To Play In The Sandpit.

Did you know….that pet portraits aren’t really accepted as ‘art’? Did you know….that hyper realism is pretty much frowned upon in the art world? Did you know….that if you paint from a photograph it’s considered you aren’t an artist, but a human photocopier? Did you know….how much I don’t give a shit? Welcome to the

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16 Mar

Art Wank Vs. Real Speak

I studied Art History for a bit at Uni. I realised then I didn’t perhaps have what it takes to comment on art. An example, if you will, using the sketch of Sonny…… Art Wank Speak – ¬†Serious consideration must be given to the social and dynamic ¬†interspecies interaction between human and non human species.

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12 Mar

Welcome to Hobbaland

Hi kids. Welcome to my sparkly new website. Totally grown up of me. I paint pets and other stuff. That’s about as technical as I get. Sometimes I moonlight as a Super Model. This is me.

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