Michelle Bellamy & David Stones: A Personal Perspective

Michelle Bellamy & David Stones: A Personal Perspective

February 01, 2019

Two Nelson painters giving us their interpretation of the South Island’s powerful mountains, ocean and forest.

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New works for exhibition at the Quiet Dog

New works for exhibition at the Quiet Dog

January 22, 2019

Michelle is having a joint exhibition at the Quiet Dog Gallery in Nelson with David Stones. She will have six paintings of the Nelson Bays and Nelson Lakes region on show.

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Under the layers

Under the layers

January 13, 2019

Ever wondered what is under all that detail? It actually starts rather rough, with heavy layers of bold colour and textured paint.

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Happy New Year!

Happy New Year!

January 01, 2019

Happy New Year! We hope you are out and about enjoying the spectacular outdoors or having fun with friends and family.

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New mountain works underway

New mountain works underway

December 08, 2018

Michelle is currently working on an exciting new range of works for her joint exhibition with the Quiet Dog Gallery in Nelson at the end of January 2019.

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Kea Hut, Mt Robert

Kea Hut, Mt Robert

December 04, 2018

Here is a new small painting of the iconic Kea Hut on Mt Robert at the Nelson Lakes.

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Ball Hut Alone, Tasman Glacier

Ball Hut Alone, Tasman Glacier

December 01, 2018

Michelle has been working on Ball Hut, Tasman Glacier in the Mt Cook National Park recently. She has now just completed this beautifully detailed painting, featuring the bright red Ball Hut tied down alone on a moraine shelf above the Tasman Glacier.

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New work 200mm circles

New work 200mm circles

November 19, 2018

Here are the small circle works available now! 200 and 300mm, these beauties are a mix of subtle tones and fine detail. On Marine Ply, they are made to last with the exposed ply edge a lovely feature.

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Walking the Ranges

Walking the Ranges

November 15, 2018

After waiting for almost a year for snow to melt, tarns to unfreeze and a big high to sit on top of us, Michelle finally headed into the mountains. After missing out earlier in the year, as everything froze up early, Michelle has been greatly anticipating this photo-shoot.

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Ball Hut Revisited

Ball Hut Revisited

November 13, 2018

Michelle is working on a new painting of Ball Hut. She has painted this bright red hut before, but wanted to explore different aspects of the location. With a wider composition, showcasing the mountains, 800x500mm and softer foreground.

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New 400 x 400 prints for Art Bid Win

New 400 x 400 prints for Art Bid Win

November 08, 2018

New hand signed limited edition 400 x 400mm prints for Art Bid Win on 300gsm cotton rag.

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200mm circles

200mm circles

November 06, 2018

Mixing it up for this years 200 x 200mm circle paintings on ply. Working on some low light images. Keep checking back for more progress.

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