Title: After therain 2
Adjusting to apartment living has meant learning to enjoy nature in a different way. These are parsley leaves growing in my veggie troughs, glistening with fat drops of water after a downpour.
Artist: Nicola Heasley (Dawborn)
Medium: Oil on canvas
Size: Approx. Canvas 76cm x 76cm
Nicola Heasley (Dawborn) | After the rain 2
Ms. Heasley was born in New Zealand, and attended Otago School of Fine Art, receiving a diploma in fine art in 1992 and a Grad Dip in Education with a double art method (ACU, Melbourne) in 2009. Up until 2017, Ms. Dawborn worked as a graphic designer in NZ and Australia, including at The Age; and as an art teacher, including heading the art department at Norwood Secondary College in Melbourne. Before embarking on these careers, she was a regular group and solo exhibitor in the Dunedin, NZ region. Ms.Dawborn is currently learning landscape painting under the tutelage of Adrien Strampp, and working from her Melbourne home studio on a collection of nature-inspired oil paintings.