Australian Landscape

Australian landscape painting by artist Avril E Jean

May 22, 2020

Colourful stuff

I did a bunch more paintings of my trip to Cairns that I actually literally forgot about. I was shuffling through my unsorted pile of completed […]
December 26, 2019

Further abstractions of devops

I have a few more pencil drawings of abstractions of things that I’ve been working on. It’s been a strange, and very full year, too. So […]
December 20, 2019

Mixed media

I went to Cairns in September for a week and took lots of amazing photos. Of course I wanted to make a lot of pictures out […]
July 14, 2019

Bass, embroidery, out and about

Things are happening in my world, which I will post about when it’s all fully implemented. I’ve been going through and trying to finish off doing […]
July 26, 2018

Working in Docklands, Melbourne: 2018 Vs 2006

I’ve just finished a two month stint working at Docklands. Now, I know I said i would NEVER WORK THERE AGAIN after my 2006 stint. Clearly […]
June 11, 2018

Up and doing

It was early Feb since I last worked –  and now I’m back again working in docklands on a short term contract.  I kind of accidentally […]
February 2, 2018

Yo I’m back!

Do you like the change to the website? Late last year I hired a web designer via upwork to help me get my blog turned into […]
October 25, 2017

Trialing a new technique

In a recent copy of Australian Artist Magazine (Yessiree, an actual paper magazine!) I read an article on doing small tonal paintings before doing the actual […]
July 2, 2017


First attempt at ships, seen sailing from Blairgowrie beach, on Port Philip bay.