Gaye Chapman

Prodromus: Recollections of the Derwent Estuary and Taroona Shot Tower, 2006

mixed media

42 x 90cm (diptych)

From the artist

Like Glover, I painted this landscape from sketches, drawings and memories. Drawings of Blackman's Bay, Mount Nelson, Truganini Reserve and the Derwent Estuary seem softened with rain and cottage gardens but dominated my the bullet-making stone thrust of the Shot Tower.

Artist background

Born Gilgandra NSW. Lives Sydney. Exhibiting since 1975. Finalist in Gallipoli Art Prize 2008, Waterhouse 2007 & 2004, and Portia Geach 2006. Represented in many national and state library collections.