Walking along on Murano Island from ‘La Furnace’ where we had watched a glass blowing demo producing a very traditional, colourful and ornate piece of work which did not appeal to me at all. I thought to myself ‘we have amazing glass blowing in our own Margaret River Region!” Then I came across something which stopped me in my tracks. The Gallery of ‘The Scent Sisters”. A pond at the.
Private commission completed by Jenny 2014. The work consists of inks, acrylic and other mixed media including stainless steel on canvas. The steel is fixed onto the canvas creating a 3D effect. The complete commission ‘wrapped around’ three walls of differing angles and looked stunningly effective.
I have just returned from Canberra having been part of an excellent Southwest Sensations Showcase in the main committee room of Parliament House. The Southwest Showcase was a presentation of art, food and wine from the Southwest. I was one of four visual artists invited from the region to participate by Nola Marino and was fortunate enough to have my work shown solo on the main stage of the event.