Tag Archives: NGV

Summer of Sundays +

It’s finished and submitted and sitting in a Brooklyn art library, but it took ages to decide what to do for my second Sketchbook Project. It’s about that most obvious of all lame art anxieties – that of the blank … Continue reading

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Month of Sundays

The Drop by Drawing class on Sundays at the National Gallery of Victoria concluded. I miss it already. Last Sunday wasn’t the same. For one, there was foster kittens, but mainly, I missed arting about. However, I can safely say … Continue reading

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No one view

Tis said there is only one view of Sydney, a vista that encompasses the Harbour, the harbour’s old coat hanger of a bridge and the Opera House. Of course they are much-loved and instantly identifiable everywhere, even if our Prime … Continue reading

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Review: Not afraid, awed

My Sunday’s are currently for art. Mine and other’s. It began with the notion to (try to) attend all four Drop By Drawing events at the National Gallery of Victoria, for two hours every Sunday. I haven’t, in fact missed … Continue reading

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New Year, Newish Me

After a difficult six months or so for a variety of reasons I won’t bore you with here, I’ve plunged into 2017 with some new goals. In December, I joined a writing club – it sounds exotic – but basically … Continue reading

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Review: Piecing it together II

The National Gallery of Victoria – Australia, (the one in Federation Square, not St Kilda Road),  is showcasing The Australian Quilt – 1800-1950. By now, if you’ve been visiting here a bit, you know I’m not a hard-core cyber punk … Continue reading

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Circle of Writing

The endless round of editing, pulling apart and putting back together continues. With writing, there’s always more to see than can ever be seen. More to do than can ever be done, in between life and work and the required commute and … Continue reading

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