Friday, 7 August 2015

SALA - a great start

28.5cm x 38cm on Saunders Waterford CP 300gsm
Wow its just one week into our big SALA Arts festival here with four more weekends of open studio to go. I had some lovely visitors last weekend and a painting of fresh berries now has a red sticker attached so that was good.

Last night was the opening of the exhibition at The Kensington Hotel where I have 8 of my animal works on show and three other artists have abstracts, portraits and photography. It was a fabulous opening and I came home thrilled with 3 sales - Zebra, Emu and Meerkats. Lovely comments from attendees so a really good night.

I took a day out on Tuesday to visit some other local SALA exhibits and other social events have kept me out of the studio practically all week. I have at last done a bit of pre drawing on two works that I can paint during this weekends open studio. Besties was painted last weekend in between talking with visitors.

8 works from my All Creatures Great and Small Collection on Show

Delighted with the opening at The Kensington Hotel


  1. Congratulations on such a great start to the event! Wow, lots of nice sales for encouragement. Love beasties sweet.

  2. You're off to a great start, Lorraine. Congratulations, and continued success!

  3. Fabulous start Lorraine. Really pleased for you. Love the jacket. Very arty. Reminds me of your sheep series. Have fun.

  4. Congratulations, Lorraine, a really good start! Besties is a great painting!

  5. Congratulations on the sales!!! Love "The Besties." Looks like a great show.

  6. Besties is wonderful, Lorraine. The blue striped shirt is perfectly placed next to the orange.
    Congrats on the great start and may it continue...

  7. Congratulations on your sales - how exciting for you!

  8. Congrats Lorraine, wonderful showing. You go girl. !!!


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