New work

New work

June 04, 2021

2m X 1m is the size of the new painting that I have been working on for the last few weeks. It’s always a treat to work at such a large scale.

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Raglan Range Beyond the Tarn

Raglan Range Beyond the Tarn

April 20, 2021

Follow the St Arnaud ridge along until you come across a group of tarns nestled in a sheltered basin above Rough Creek. Here there are are expansive views to the east towards the Raglan Range. 

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Back of Beyond

Back of Beyond

March 28, 2021

Here is 'Back of Beyond', emerging over the final ridge before plunging down into the Arnst River valley you come across what seems like paradise.

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Lull of the Tide

Lull of the Tide

March 15, 2021

A long time in the works, but here it is, finally finished: Lull of the Tide, Ōrākei, Auckland.
Featuring six of the iconic boat sheds and two moorings, the painting is a serene depiction of the boat sheds on a calm day.

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High Country Dawn

High Country Dawn

March 12, 2021

Been working out what will be going on this year. Looks like "High Country Dawn" will be my last available new painting for 2021. For those of you who haven’t seen this one, here it is.

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Studio news

Studio news

March 05, 2021

Been slaving away at the easel for the past few weeks. Doing a lot of fine detail work on a couple of paintings. Looking forward to finishing them.

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Riordans Hut

Riordans Hut

February 04, 2021

Getting to the trail a little later in the day than expected turned out rather well, the sun had lost it’s heat and started to drop behind the hills. I was hoping to ride my bike in to Riordans Hut in the Kahurangi National Park, and figured if I didn’t mess around I’d get there just before dark.

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Ōrākei Boatsheds

Ōrākei Boatsheds

January 22, 2021

Been delving into the fine detail in this scene of the Ōrākei Boatsheds this week. This one has been in progress for quite some time now...

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Rainbow/ Molesworth Stations

Rainbow/ Molesworth Stations

January 21, 2021

Riding the bike through the Rainbow/Molesworth Stations recently I came to the Coldwater Creek campsite where I met a lady with two horses and not much else on a journey from the top of the South Island to the bottom.

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Art of Michelle Bellamy 2021 calendars

Art of Michelle Bellamy 2021 calendars

December 11, 2020

We have only a few of the Art of Michelle Bellamy 2021 calendars left. There will be no more, once they are gone, they are gone.

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New Work

New Work

October 05, 2020

This painting is part of the 'Layers Of Aotearoa' exhibition. Exhibiting together for the first time, ‘Layers of Aotearoa’ brings together new paintings by sisters Caroline and Michelle Bellamy, and their father Steve Bellamy.
Come and view this painting on Tuesday 20th October 5:30-7pm (RSVP) at the Parnell Gallery.

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Where wine meets art!

Where wine meets art!

September 17, 2020

Where wine meets art! 🍷 What do you think? Here is Michelle’s Mapua Crimson painting on the new Shangri-La Pinot Noir label.

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