Robyn Mayo

Following the Mersey, 2005

watercolour & ink

76 x 171cm (3 panels)

From the artist

A watercolour in three parts depicting the evolving Mersey River environment – the Alum Cliffs, deep pools cut into the limestone an dolerite and Lobster Waterfall, and includes the plants and insects encountered while drawing en plein air over a period of thirteen months.

Artist background

Born in Goulburn, NSW in 1943. Lives and works in Chudleigh, Tasmania. Exhibiting since 1980. Finalist in Dobell Drawing Award 2006; Rena Jones Print Award 2002; Fremantle Print Award 2002; and Glover 2004.