ART WORKSHOPS

CATTITUDES – IN THE DOG HOUSE AND NEW WORK OUT OF THE GARDEN STUDIO

I am back after a break … the thing is I have been patiently waiting for Kristine to finish her new still life pieces set for Melbourne. These six new works are in a much lighter palette than she usually uses but they are still filled with colour. She’s ramping up the Fragmatism style now that it’s officially registered. Her new favourite colours are Raw Umber and Sap Green. She says I should think like Guillaume Apollinaire, and he said ‘Color is the fruit of life.’ But I don’t like fruit and I am more of a monotone cat! She … Continue reading

Packing it with Postcards

STUDIO CATTITUDES – 7 DEC 2016 It appears that Kristine is very excited about her new postcards showing her Fiji works. There is 13 in the set and she plans to put them in the gift shop at the Koro Sun Resort and Rainforest Spa along with some of her other lines in the ‘Tropic Paradise’ range. Kristine will be teaching art classes and getting on with creating some new artworks using her ‘fragmatism’ painting style during January 2017 at the resort. 13 Views of Savusavu features the vibrant tropical colours and locations you will discover on the Fijian Island of … Continue reading

BLOGGING FOR PARADISE

So lucky I get to tell everyone about how great Fiji and the Koro Sun Resort is. I have been given the opportunity to write about all things that make a Fijian island paradise amazing once a month! Click here to see my first post! … Continue reading

Golden Moments in Fiji

I am getting a little bit excited now as I look forward to my residency in Fiji at the glorious Koro Sun Resort next January. As I start to collect my thoughts and equipment I have to reflect on some of the special moments I have experienced during my past stays. Teaching comes to mind. Helping others discover their own creative path, especially in the surrounds of paradise, outshines the most spectacular of sunsets. Receiving testimonials like the one below warms my heart, makes my eyes leak and reminds me of all the amazing things you get to have from pursuing an art … Continue reading

HEATING UP – STUDIO CATTITUDES – 12 OCT 2016

It seems spring is trying to outdo itself and thinks it’s summer! All good if you don’t have a fur coat! Keeping your cool can be tricky as the temperature gauge rises and your Garden Studio has no air con. Kristine doesn’t seem to mind as she has cleared the studio for the next venture and continues to work at refining her ‘fragmatism’ style. She is also getting ready for her Fiji Trip. So if any of you crazy creatives want to hang out in Paradise next year in January she would love you to join her. Check out her workshop, … Continue reading