Commissioned Portrait of Florence Grace Hayman (Flo)
I have walked the paths of Granite Island (South Australia) many times before. A recent visit for my Mother’s family reunion brought me back here again. On this day the wind swept strongly off the Southern Ocean. It’s deafening, chilly wind is a regular event on this Island. Something the little local Fairy Penguins, hidden […]
Ever get to the end of a portrait and have the person who is in the portrait say, “I don’t like it, it isn’t right”? Yep I have.
My goal with portraiture is to portray the person, to see them in the final image. We all have our own stories. Everyone of us are unique and valuable.
In 2019 our family travelled back to South Australia many times. For those who don’t live in Australia, this is 2 days of driving (safely with a family), or a much shorter (but higher cost) flight from Sydney. Regular trips to South Australia was motivated by the news of my Father-in-law taking ill. This news […]