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I paint in watercolour, acrylic, oil, silk paint and pastel

SOLO EXHIBITION AT THE MAD GALLERY IN LANCEFIELD VIC FROM 6 OCTOBER UNTIL 30 NOVEMBER 2017.

I have received awards judged by such noted artists as
Carl Anderson
David K Taylor
Richard Chamerski
Karolyn Mitchell
Tim Jones
Kevin Boucher

Many of my paintings have been purchased by interstate and overseas buyers. I have been commissioned to paint Australian landscapes in watercolour for hanging in Malaysia

Hon. Mention for a silk painting at the 2013 Kilmore Art Expo‚ judged by Richard Chamerski
Hon. Mention at The Art Beyond the Divide Art Expo in Seymour for a silk painting judged by the Assistant Curator of the Benalla Art Gallery
Best Oil in Show‚ Broadford Art Show 2015 judged by Karolyn Mitchell
Hon. Mention at Wooded Art Group's Annual Show November 2016 judged by Tim Jones for oil painting Sunset Lancefield/Woodend Road
I have received many awards for paintings hanging in many local art shows

Open for Commission work.

I have a range of clothing depicting my paintings available on https://shopvida.com/collections/margaret-morgan

All paintings are sold signed on front by artist and are original paintings. Authenticity certificate issued on request.

Web: http://margaretmorganwatkins.com/

"Exhibitions
Margaret has had numerous solo and group exhibitions and has also had her artwork displayed at the following venues and galleries;

2017

Woodend Art Group
Holgates Brewhouse in Woodend
the Artmakers mill in Kilmore
The Council Chambers Gallery in Broadford (from March to 30th June with Maria Dee)
The MAD Gallery in Lancefield
The Neighbourhood House Community Shop in Lancefield
2016

Armstead Estate Winery at Knowsley
Heathcote Winery Gallery
Holgates Brewhouse in Woodend
Kilmore Courthouse Gallery
Kilmore Hospital
Kilmore Medical Centre
the Artmakers mill in Kilmore
The MAD Gallery in Lancefield
The Neighbourhood House Community Shop in Lancefield
The Redesdale Art Show
The Trentham Art Show
Woodend Art Group
Earlier Exhibitions and Venues

Araminta’s in Seymour
Artists’ Open Studios in Mitchell Shire
Beryl’s Gallery, Bundoora
The Claudia Louise Gallery, Ivanhoe
Blackwood Gallery at the Meat Market Craft Centre in West Melbourne
Custom Wharf Gallery, Williamstown
Gillmay Arts in Romsey
Glen Erin Winery in Lancefield
Holgates Brewhouse in Woodend
Ivanhoe Grammar Art Show
Kilmore Courthouse
Kilmore Courthouse Gallery
Local shopping centres
Loyola College, Bundoora
Mac’s Hotel in Kilmore
Makers-on-Mair, Ballarat
Mitcham Art Society
Nicole Milners Framing in Broadford
Old Courthouse in Seymour
Old Post Office Gallery in Seymour
Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Bentleigh
Parade College, Bundoora
Rotary Art Shows including Camberwell
Spectrum Gallery, North Balwyn
St Ambrose’s Art Show in Woodend
St Edwards Blackburn South
St Theresa’s Essendon
Strathbogie Art Show
The Council Chambers Gallery in Broadford
The Old Railway Station Native Nursery and Carriage Café in Lancefield
The Redesdale Art Show
The Stockyard Gallery, Foster
Woodend Art Group
Woodend Art Group’s gallery
Yea Art Show

AWARDS

She has received awards judged by such noted artists as Carl Anderson, David K Taylor, Tim Jones, Richard Chamerski and Kevin Boucher. Many of her paintings have been purchased by interstate and overseas buyers. She has been commissioned to paint Australian landscapes in watercolour for hanging in Malaysia.

She received an Honourable Mention for a silk painting at the 2013 Kilmore Art Expo, judged by Richard Chamerski, and another Honourable Mention at The Art Beyond the Divide Art Expo in Seymour judged by the Assistant Curator of the Benalla Art Gallery for another silk painting, Best Oil in Show, Broadford Art Show 2015 judged by Karolyn Mitchell; she received Best Oil and 2nd place Watercolour at a show in Seymour in October.

Her most recent award was a Highly Commended for an oil painting, ‘Sunset’ exhibited at the Woodend Art Show in November 2016. (Judged by Tim Jones)."

Education

I have received awards judged by such noted artists as Carl Anderson‚ David K Taylor‚ Richard Chamerski and Kevin Boucher and November 2016 Tim Jones being an oil painting of the Sunset along the Woodend / Lancefield Road. Many of my paintings have been purchased by interstate and overseas buyers. I have been commissioned to paint Australian landscapes in watercolour for hanging in Malaysia.

Exhibitions

In recent years I have had solo exhibitions at the MAD Gallery in Lancefield‚ Gillmay Arts in Romsey and the Heathcote Winery Gallery. I have displayed work at the Old Railway Station Native Nursery and Carriage Café in Lancefield.I currently have work on display at Glen Erin Winery in Lancefield as well as the Old Courthouse in Seymour‚ Araminta’s is Seymour‚ The Kilmore Courthouse and Nicole Milners Framing in Broadford. I also exhibit at Woodend Art Group’s gallery‚ part of the Woodend Railway Station complex. It is a pleasure to be hung at The Art Makers Mill‚ our newest gallery in Kilmore and in The Historic Old Post Office Gallery and Restaurant in Seymour. I have an exhibition booked at The Armstead Estate Boutique Winery in Knowsley for February 2016.These days I mainly paint in watercolour or acrylic‚ and occasionally have a dabble in pastel. Though recently have rekindled the love of using oils‚ and have experimented with silk painting. I received an Honourable Mention for a silk painting at the 2013 Kilmore Art Expo‚ judged by Richard Chamerski‚ and another Honourable Mention at The Art Beyond the Divide Art Expo in Seymour judged by the Assistant Curator of the Benalla Art Gallery‚ Best Oil in Show‚ Broadford Art Show 2015 judged by Karolyn Mitchell.Currently have joint exhibition (September & October 2015) at the Mitchell Shire's Council Chambers in Broadford.From 29 January until 25 February 2016 I will be exhibiting at MAD Gallery in Lancefield, with the official opening being held on Sunday 31 January from 2-4:00 pm. Over the Labour Day Weekend Helen Miles and I will be exhibiting at Armstead Estate Winery, Moorabbee Road Knowsley (just past Heathcote). We will be there the Saturday, Sunday and Monday from 11 am until 5 pm with the official opening at 6 pm on the Saturday. Free admission and wine tasting. 10% of all sales over this weekend will be supporting the Knowsley CFA. Joint exhibition with Helen Miles at Heathcote Winery Gallery 2 August until 9 October 2016. I have three paintings from my 'fire series' hanging at MAD Gallery in Lancefield as part of John Nightingale's Christmas Exhibition. . . . . . . paint me a dream Exhibition March/April/May/June 2017 with Maria Dee and Kim Darragh at The Chambers Gallery, Mitchell Shire Council in Broadford VIC. The Gallery will be open each Saturday and Sunday from 10 am to 3 pm and some Public Holidays, for enquiries please phone mob 0409 103 369. I currently (August 2017) have paintings on display at the Artmakers mill in Kilmore and will have paintings hanging at Degraves Historic Mill at Carlesruhe VIC on Fathers Day September 3 as part of The Wine & Food Festival supporting The Carlsruhe Fire Brigade. Melbourne Cup Weekend paintings are being shown at the Old Railway Station Gallery in Woodend as part of Woodend Art Group's members exhibition and I have painting at the MAD Gallery in Lancefield until 30 November 2017 (solo exhibition) and will have paintings hanging until January 2018 as part of MADs Christmas exhibition.

Press

Numerous write ups in local Newspapers along with photographs.

Influences

Impressionists, countryside, rocks, sea, garden, flowers, sky, emotive work, Very passionate about the Black Saturday fires that started across the road from my home, hence I painted a Fire Series of oil paintings to get them out of my system, 2017 have been experimenting with acrylic pouring painting and having fun along the way.

40cm (W) x 50cm (H)
Acrylic paint and medium poured on stretch canvas.
$195
40cm (W) x 50cm (H)
Acrylic paint and medium poured on stretch canvas.
$195
40cm (W) x 50cm (H)
Acrylic paint and medium poured on stretch canvas.
$195
28cm (W) x 33cm (H)
Watercolour on Schleicher & Schuell 'Cornwall' watercolour board 450 gr
$170
36cm (W) x 55cm (H)
Watercolour paint on Arches
$350
40cm (W) x 30cm (H)
Water soluble oil paint on boxed canvas with a touch of gold leaf and varnished for protection.
$225
30cm (W) x 40cm (H)
Water soluble oil paint on boxed canvas ready to hang
$225
30cm (W) x 40cm (H)
Water soluble oil paint on boxed canvas
$225
60cm (W) x 75cm (H)
Water soluble oil paint on boxed canvas with a touch of gold leaf
$575
50cm (W) x 75cm (H)
Acrylic paint on quality boxed canvas, ready to hang and sealed with gloss lacquer.
$250
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