Finalist in SALA City of Unley Active Ageing Award

Pelargonium Seed Head

I am delighted to be selected as one of three finalists in this SALA Award for 2022. This and others of my recent drawings will be on display in Bold Botanicals in my Belair Studio as part of SALA. I will be open Sat 6, Sun 7, Sat 13, Sun 14 August 2022 from 11am-5pm. Check out the SALA online program for details. I hope to see you here!

Can Assist Southern Highlands Botanical Art & Illustration Prize Exhibition in Bowral

I am pleased to have 2 drawings in this inaugural exhibition and prize, to be held annually. I will be there for the opening on Sunday 17th July, and hopefully those of you in the general vicinity can get there too! All commissions on sales will be donated to CanAssist Southern Highlands to help with their valuable work.

#ArtforFloods online art sale to benefit NSW and QLD communities after recent floods

Intermingle, 2015

I have donated my drawing ‘Intermingle’ to the campaign #ArtforFloods to help communities, particularly artists, who have been devastated by the recent floods in NSW and QLD. The sale is happening over the weekend 2-3April 2022. Go to the website for details of how to buy one or more artworks. 100% of the sale proceeds will be donated to one of three nominated charities.

Highly Commended Award – Botanical Art Society of Australia at the Melbourne International Flower and Garden Show 2022

Black Kangaroo Paw (Macropidia fuliginosa)

In good news the Botanical Art Society of Australia is again exhibiting at the MIFGS after enforced cancellation of the show for the last 2 years! Go along to the Carlton Gardens from 30 March to 3 April to see my drawing of the Black Kangaroo Paw and other artworks from BASA and other art groups on the upper level of the Royal Exhibition Building. All work is for sale! And in late news, my drawing has been given a Highly Commended Award by the Society!!

Finalist in 2021 Bluethumb Art Prize

I’m delighted that my recent drawing of Eucalyptus leucoxylon has been selected as one of 400 finalists out of 6,500 entries in this year’s Bluethumb Art Prize! To see all the finalists and vote for your favourites go to