A visit to Lamington Drive and The Jacky Winter Group

On Friday 16 August I took my lovely Diploma of Illustration (Group C) students to meet the folks at Lamington Drive and The Jacky Winter Group. It was an awesome afternoon. Special thanks to Jeremy Wortsman, Simone Steel and the lovely artists in residence for their hospitality and sharing such fantastic information about the state of the industry.

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CERT III – Photoshop Practice Tutorial

Hi guys for your first lesson in Photoshop please download the following three images to your desktop folder. Click the image below first to open a higher-res version and then right-click your mouse over the higher-res image and choose SAVE IMAGE AS.

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My Mid-Year Excursion to the City

Over the last two weeks I have visisted a number of very good galleries and public events:

Here are some of pictures to prove it.


Above is our alumni-Diploma of Illustration student Brendan Halyday (he graduted in 2009) selling some of his wares at this year’s Aussie Comic-Con in Melbourne.


Above is more of our alumni-Diploma of Illustration students Kat Young and Daniel Buchanon (they graduted in 2011) selling some of their wares at this year’s Aussie Comic-Con in Melbourne.


Here is alumni-Diploma of Illustration students Flick and Leigh (they graduted in 2011) selling some of their wares at this year’s Aussie Comic-Con in Melbourne.

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My New Blog

Hello there.
Welcome to conartist.me
I must apologise but this blog is slowly being rebuilt due to a silly little mistake that I made last month which caused WordPress to crash my old blog. Word of advice: Don’t tinker with the settings in the engine room. Be patient with me and I imagine all will be restored by the end of Term 1.