Featured artist Maryanne Holmes appeared on Colour In Your Life Season Six (6). Read a little bit about the artist here and support our site by joining and watching the episode below.
Maryanne Holmes resides on the Gold Coast and has been painting watercolours since 1995. She attended classes at the Gold Coast Institute of TAFE and continued tuition with local artists. Maryanne has also attended workshops at Bathurst and Toowoomba Universities with acclaimed Australian watercolourists and now teaches watercolour classes locally.
Maryanne currently exhibits at Ecliptic Gallery, High Street, Armadale, Melbourne; Argyle Gallery, The Rocks, Sydney; Solo and joint exhibitions on the Gold Coast and in Melbourne were outstanding successes. Maryanne has won the prestigious Trinity Art Show Award on the Gold Coast. Other awards include the annual Watercolour Society of Queensland and finalist twice in Australian artist’s competition along with people’s choice award at Watercolour Society Brisbane
She has a feature on the cover of Australian Medical Journal, Ostomy Volume 17 March 2008. Worldwide distribution.
Workshops have been conducted locally on the Gold Coast and Watercolour Society Brisbane as well as Broken Hill NSW. Overseas she has conducted workshops in France 2009 for Ecliptic Gallery and also three workshops in Noumea.
Maryanne is a member of the Society of Fine Artists, Gold Coast; Arts Society of Queensland; Watercolour Society of Queensland; Malvern Artists Society and Australian Guild of Realist Artists both of Melbourne.
You can contact Maryanne Holmes directly via her website http://www.maryanneholmes.com.au/
Original Air Date: 12th January 2014