Author Archives: Pam

Collaborative works – part 2

So remember the piece of work I did for the Art Metro collaboration (if you don’t you can see it above – click on the picture to see it larger!). Well the lovely folks down at Art Metro have now … Continue reading

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Collaborative art works

Click on thumbnail to see the full size image This post is all about the two collaborative works I’ve completed. The one above, titled, The Muse’ is for the local art school (the background image is a large coffee cup), … Continue reading

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Commission finished – slighty delayed due to shaky ground

I finished the painting of the kakapo family for my commission – the finishing off was somewhat delayed with the earthquake we’ve just been through. Funnily enough it was the first object I looked for in the house when I … Continue reading

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Commissions

I’m working on a commission at the moment. I think it’s an honour for someone to ask you to paint something just for them, but it’s also a massive challenge! This particular commission is for a friend of mine. I’ve … Continue reading

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A Tui Moment

Yipee, I finished my tui painting, ‘a tui moment’ – click on the picture to load a large version, then click on the picture again to read the text. This painting is the first one I’ve done with a real … Continue reading

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Tui

I’m currently working on a couple of paintings, one is of tui, which are one of my favourite NZ birds.  If you’ve never seen a tui they are surprising birds. If you look at them quickly you could be forgiven for mistaking … Continue reading

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Ron Mueck exhibition

I went to see the Ron Mueck exhibition yesterday – in one word, amazing. The exhibition is on the ground floor of Christchurch Art Gallery and is paid admission. Once you enter past the ticket admission the first sculpture that you … Continue reading

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New painting – gravity

First new painting in a while, mainly as life seems to have an annoying habit of getting in the way of painting time! The media for this is all oils and I used a hogs hair brush on the background … Continue reading

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Updated website

bigskyart has undergone a much needed update. The old site was starting to look a bit dated so I felt it was time to give it a fresh new look and WordPress fit the bill. It has lots of different … Continue reading

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