Tag: Drawing

Despondent Chimp

These two drawings titled Despondent Chimp’ 1 and 2 are from 1996. They are produced with charcoal and coloured chalk on paper. The frames are made with beautiful recycled timber rescued from an old wharf […]

I Wanna

  This ‘I wanna…’ art work was printed and mounted on foam core 100w x 130h mm for an exhibition at Baby Enzo cafe, bar and restaurant that in 1995. Following image titles were hand-written on cards […]

Fruit Catcher

I’m not sure the Fruit Catcher really appreciates the good things in life that come his way. He’s a little distracted by his melancholy thoughts of lost love. He needs to learn that a ripe fruit […]

Collingwood House

Overlooking the beach, near the northern tip of the South Island of New Zealand, in a place called Collingwood. A quick sketch of a house that was for sale many years ago.


The pencil sketch was done from the roof of the Flinders Street campus of The City Art Institute of Sydney in 1988. The acrylic painting was made from the drawing but I think the original pencil […]

Beer and Cigarettes

  Beer and Cigarettes. A triptych of charcoal drawings on brown paper. Mount Martha, Victoria 1987. There was something I liked about these, I think it was the feeling of a long hot Australian summer […]


I’ve spent all day rationalising off this melancholy dew… but here comes dusk again, setting on my shoulder Title – The Maudlin Melancholic Muse – A reduction print using water based ink on paper, 1986