Ron McBurnie:  Etcher, Drawer, Printmaker

Ron McBurnie: Etcher, Drawer, Printmaker

by Patch Clapp   Ron McBurnie is one of Townsville’s pioneer printmakers. He also etches and draws, and is one of the artists featured in More »

Lucy T. Smith: Botanical Artist

Lucy T. Smith: Botanical Artist

Townsville has once again exported a marvellously talented person into fame through their love for art and the teachings of James Cook University lecturers. More »

Celebrating Challenges:  Jill O’Sullivan

Celebrating Challenges: Jill O’Sullivan

Jill O’Sullivan has always had a passion for art. Jill has spent much of her life learning about art and creating lithographs and technical drawings More »

Recycling passion spawns artistic excellence

Recycling passion spawns artistic excellence

With drill in hand and an immense sense of immersion, Alison McDonald draws her seat to her workbench for another day of turning scraps into More »

Anneke Silver’s Studio: Where her love for the tropics is transformed into art

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Ron McBurnie: Etcher, Drawer, Printmaker

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by Patch Clapp   Ron McBurnie is one of Townsville’s pioneer printmakers. He also etches and draws, and is one of the artists featured in the ““Celebrating Townsville” exhibition currently on at Umbrella Studio contemporary art. Click here for video

Lucy T. Smith: Botanical Artist

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Townsville has once again exported a marvellously talented person into fame through their love for art and the teachings of James Cook University lecturers.

Celebrating Challenges: Jill O’Sullivan

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Jill O’Sullivan has always had a passion for art. Jill has spent much of her life learning about art and creating lithographs and technical drawings through printmaking.

Recycling passion spawns artistic excellence

Townsville based artist Alison McDonald, pictured in front of her Jensen Studio ‘Bliss’

With drill in hand and an immense sense of immersion, Alison McDonald draws her seat to her workbench for another day of turning scraps into art.

Palaszczuk invests $5.8 mil in croc count

An estuarine or “saltwater” crocodile. Credit: https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons

The Palaszczuk Government has pledged $5.8 million dollars to conduct the biggest comprehensive crocodile monitoring program in state history.