Alexandrina Autumn completed

Alexandrina Autumn completed

July 03, 2019

Alexandrina Autumn is now completed, if you would like to view the painting in person, it is on show in the Gallery De Novo in Dunedin.

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Base colours

Base colours

June 30, 2019

Got some base colours going down this week. Nice and bright after some dark layers to really get that glow happening.

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New Work out now!

New Work out now!

June 26, 2019

Here is a new painting of the Herne Bay Cruising Club Boathouse in Auckland, New Zealand.

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Inside the studio

Inside the studio

June 18, 2019

This is where everything gets made, and where many endless hours are spent painting the details while listening to a good audio book.

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Central Otago new painting

Central Otago new painting

June 10, 2019

Starting a new painting. Capturing the rich hues setting on one of New Zealand's most stunning mountain range with the first dusting of snow for the season.

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Lake Alexandrina detail

Lake Alexandrina detail

May 31, 2019

Each leaf is painted individually with multiple layers of colour. 
Michelle has just finished this Lake Alexandrina painting.

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Central Otago Exploration

Central Otago Exploration

May 30, 2019

From viewing the undulating curves of this mesmerising mountain range from the tussock, to a speedy 4w4, bike, hike & run to get to the summit and back down to photograph and study the evening light

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2020 Calendar available in June

2020 Calendar available in June

May 28, 2019

2020 Calendar available in June from Potton & Burton

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Herne Bay cruising club boathouse painting

Herne Bay cruising club boathouse painting

April 02, 2019

Michelle has been working on a new painting of the cruising club boathouse in Herne Bay. Nestled into the shoreline below Marine Parade Reserve in Herne Bay sits an important part of Auckland’s yachting heritage.

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Mixing with the greens

Mixing with the greens

March 23, 2019

Michelle is currently working on a small group of Auckland paintings. She is feeling very refreshed after moving into a green colour palette and is using these greens to express the deep reflective tones around the Orakei boat sheds.

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What is under all the paint?

What is under all the paint?

February 14, 2019

All of Michelle's original paintings are painted on hand-made kiln-dried cedar framed MDF boards unless specified differently.

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New works ready for "A Personal Perspective Exhibition"

New works ready for "A Personal Perspective Exhibition"

February 06, 2019

Michelle has just completed her new works for a joint exhibition at the Quiet Dog Gallery in Nelson.

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