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Artists

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Music (5)
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Writers (13)
Morgan, Ira

I enjoy doing plein air because there is so much inspirational material around in nature and that in my travels I get excited about a subject and either do a pen sketch or paint straight away. My main love is watercolour and also pen drawing. I do a va ...

Morris (Fisher), Anne

I have worked as a community artist since 1977 exhibiting and completing murals, photographic & oral history projects, film making, banners, stage sets, workshops for teachers and artists, lectures to tertiary art & media students and community ...

Nixon, Lesley

My works are inspired by personal experiences.  I use my sketches and photography as a visual aid for work in the studio. I prefer that each work tells a story or highlights a particular social, rural or environmental issue. I enjoy using watercolour, ...

Norris, Naomi

Naomi has called Muswellbrook home for the past 4 year arriving in the Hunter after a 2 year stint in Bourke.  Compared to the arid dry outback, she found the Hunter landscape ridiculously green and curvaceous.

By the age of 12, Naomi compl ...

O'Brien, John

I'm a practising scriptwriter, best known for creating the TV series Fireflies. I've also written for such shows as Water Rats and MDA, and I do script editing and some drama teaching. I have an occasional blog too.

Partridge, Katrina

A multi-award winning photographer, my work showcases images that reflect the shape, colour and movement that mould our world.

Paterson, Gillian

Since moving to Murrurundi in 2007, has studied chiaroscuro (tonal) techniques at the Upstairs Art Studio and won a variety of awards and commendations.

Perfrement, Kim

I have been drawing all my life and am self taught. I do pencil drawings of people.

 

For more information or to follow Kim please visit her facebook page. ...

Pike, Christine

From her shed in Vacy in the Hunter Valley, Christine paints with watercolours and mixed media, inspired by the late Molly Flaxman and Rhondda Walters respectively, and after being under the tutelage of Ann Cape, creates life drawings.

Christin ...

Pitkin, Katherine

Various items: Handspun, hand dyed wools made into knit /weaving clothes or furnishings, socks, hats beanies, gloves, vests, scarfs, throws etc. Also supply small various shaped weaving looms kits and Timber Gumnut Knitting Needles. Recycled shopping b ...

Ramsay, Barbara

Barbara Ramsay moved to the wilderness of the Barrington tops in 2009. Since then she has been surrounded by the beauty of the local wildlife and the forest.

Having been involved with her husband making sculptured furniture, Barbara has chosen ...

Ramsay, Edward

Ed has a unique talent for creating marvellous furniture.

Rath, Rebecca

If my paintings are dramatic or foreboding, just the way the sky looks before or during a storm, it’s because I wish for the viewer to experience that same intensity I see. I want the viewer to take a moment to reflect both on the minuteness of being h ...

Ray, Carol

I was inspired to learn the art of creating handmade felt from a dear friend Mrs. Margaret Lee. I am a member of the Canberra Region Feltmakers Inc. The art of felting has been used around the world for many centuries to make clothing, shelter and art. ...

Richards, Peter James

Artist Statement

Named Peter Richards, I grew up in South Australia, until I moved to the Upper Hunter, New South Wales, in my early twenties. I live with my loving spouse, May, and four children, Kelly-Anne, Matthew, Patrick, ...

Rogers, Leonie

Originally from Western Australia, Leonie now lives in NSW in the Upper Hunter.  She is the author of Frontier Incursion, Frontier Resistance, and Frontier Defiant (YA Speculative Fiction) published by Hague Publishing, and also works part time as a ph ...

Rubeli, Ken

Ken has spent all his working life focused on the outdoors and wild places, especially rainforest.  He has applied his skills as a writer and photographer in conservation campaigns in Malaysia and in the Williams valley where he lives, and in recording ...

Rudak, Marilyn

I have been involved in art all my life in some form or other. Always changing, experimenting and learning.

Sanders, Bob & Lois

Since 2008 Lois and I have organised an annual Bush Poetry concert for the Dungog-Clarence Town CWA, of which Lois is a member. In 2013, due to increasing public support, we moved the venue to the Clarence Town Community Town. The move has proved succe ...

Scone Singers

The Scone Singers community choir have been performing across the Upper Hunter for over 15 years. Currently directed by Sue Davis, they continue to perform a wide repetoire of a cappella reflecting the eclectic tastes of it's members and rehearse each ...