ARTISTS

Behind closed doors artists dive into their happy place and paint, draw, sculpt or scribe their creativity into magnificent pieces of work for others to enjoy. All these artists work extra hard to create amazing work to display during the event and also have plenty of work in progress so you can see how it's done and the effort it takes. Below are all the artists for this years's 2022 Noosa Open Studios, click on each image to view them in more detail. 

Alison Comber

JEWELLERY ARTIST|MIXED MEDIA ARTIST|SCULPTOR

Alison is an enthusiastic Peregian Beach artist with works in many and varied formats, styles and media. She loves to add a touch of fun or whimsy to her pieces with quirky accessories or unexpecte...

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Ann White

PAINTER

The Noosa hinterland’s mountains, wildlife, natural environment and townships provide abundant inspiration for Ann’s works, however when the chance to travel is presented, art materials...

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Anne Everingham

JEWELLERY ARTIST|SCULPTOR

Anne Everingham designs and hand crafts jewellery with a distinct style. She combines unusual materials with Gold and Silver to create classic, yet contemporary designs that have earned her a reput...

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Beatrice Prost

MIXED MEDIA ARTIST|PAINTER

Beatrice creates unique surfaces which are topographies of her imagination. She explores our planet seen from high above or down below. Beatrice is a multi media artist who enjoys the process of cr...

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Bronwyn Barton

PAINTER

Bronwyn is an emerging artist from the Sunshine Coast Hinterland. Her artworks are a response to the positive and the negative shapes, the textures, lines, shadows and reflections she sees all arou...

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Carley Bourne

PAINTER

Carley Bourne is a successful and established artist, working from her home studio space in Noosaville. Taking inspiration from the natural beauty of her surroundings, her works are mostly botanica...

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Carol Watkins

CERAMICIST

Carol’s work is predominantly made with alternative firing methods such as saggar, raku, and naked raku. Saggar firings provide serendipity, as these firings are quite unpredictable, with the...

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Charlotte Wensley

PAINTER

Charlotte’s abstract work draws on personally significant memories of people, places, events and formative emotional experiences as she explores contemporary perspectives of historical moment...

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Chris Leach

FURNITURE MAKER

Chris enjoys creating useful items made from materials that have had a previous life

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Clare Riddington Jones

PAINTER|PHOTOGRAPHER

Clare is an experienced artist who has been painting for over 25 years. Clare’s love of nature is apparent in both her art and photography. She has a natural sense of colour and her art is ...

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Colin Passmore

PAINTER

Painting and exhibiting for over 40 years on the Sunshine Coast. Colin paints about Australia, the land, the flora & fauna, environmental issues etc. Colin paints with passion and flair, eclect...

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Dale Leach

ILLUSTRATOR|PAINTER

Dale gained a Dip of Art and Design at Prahran CAE after travelling across Europe, and Canada. She then taught art in High Schools, Technical Schools and Colleges in Vic, WA, NT and Qld. On returni...

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Dallas Lesley

MIXED MEDIA ARTIST|PAINTER

Dallas‚ paintings are inspired by the ocean, plant life and birds of the coastal areas of eastern Australia. She explores the ocean shoreline and the shapes of rocks, leaves and trees and finds d...

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Darren White

PAINTER

Darren is a contemporary painter, capturing the Australian landscape through his easy-going lens of nostalgia and emotion. His paintings are collected by those seeking the chilled out vibes of a...

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Dave Gilbert

CERAMICIST|PAINTER|SCULPTOR

After moving to Noosa in the 90’s, Dave joined the Wallace House Watercolour, Creative Artists and Tinbeerwah Art Groups. He paints with watercolour and acrylics, incorporating skills from hi...

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David (Wolf) Sanders

SCULPTOR

Wolf having been a first class sheetmetal tradesman for 40years, is now exploring metal sculpture using his skills and knowledge to create unique pieces of art.

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Deborah Samuels

PAINTER

Deborah is a Noosa based media and style artist. Art is her passion and her narrative. Since her early college days we can fast forward – Art school, her own successful design and retail stud...

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Debra Hutton

PAINTER

Australian stylist turned visual Artist Debra Hutton is now exciting the home interior decor world with her intrinsic expressionist abstract works. Inspired by the kaleidoscopic tints and tones and...

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Dennis Forshaw

CERAMICIST

Dennis has been a professional potter/tertiary teacher and mentor for over 30 years. The recipient of numerous awards. Specializes in reduction fired crystalline glazes on porcelain and large naked...

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Di Young

PHOTOGRAPHER

Diane’s photographs weave towards abstraction. Her photographs intimately capture the textures, shapes and colours abundant in nature, creating unique pieces of work.

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Dinah Wakefield

PAINTER

Dinah’s paintings are abstract representations of the light, energy and movement in nature: the invisible currents that underlie the natural world and surface in the landscape we experience. ...

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Eileen Thompson

MIXED MEDIA ARTIST

Coming from a family of creatives, Eileen has been passionate about art for most of her life. This passion led her to study fine art at Liverpool University in the UK gaining an Honours degree. She...

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Erica Evans

PAINTER

Erica enjoys creating a variety of works in acrylics and oils. She favours birds in the foreground of our Australian landscape as her subject and they occupy the main body of her work.

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Erika Mayer

SCULPTOR

Erika’s inspiration comes from her interest in the human condition, her sense of beauty and the mystical elements that inter-connect human lives with each other and the natural world across t...

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Fiona Cuthbert O’Meara

CERAMICIST|SCULPTOR

Naturemuse Ceramics is a privately owned, ecologically sustainable studio nestled into the Sunshine Coast Hinterland, offering you beautiful functional handmade ceramics, collectors pieces and insp...

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Fiona Groom

PAINTER

Professionally Fiona’s activities have included exhibitions in State and National Arts Festivals as well as Group Shows, publications and a TV episode of Put Some Colour in Your Life which re...

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CERAMICIST|SCULPTOR

Cathy has been a professional potter for the last 37 years, specialising in Raku fired pottery and sculptures. Cathy is best known for her quirky Hens on a ladder and Bathing Beauties sculptures an...

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Geoff Cook

KNIFE ARTISAN

Geoff is a passionate gold and silversmith who has been crafting one-of-a-kind pieces for 40 years, keeping traditional methods alive by harnessing the transformative qualities of fire and water. V...

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Giuliana de Witts

MIXED MEDIA ARTIST|PAINTER|PRINTMAKER

Giuliana’s works are eclectic, colourful, figurative and abstract, playing with a mix of mediums. She responds to the connection between self, medium and subject matter, bringing a tangible a...

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Glen Ladegaard

CERAMICIST|PAINTER|PHOTOGRAPHER

Most things require skill, except if you have passion. Glen has a craving for creativity, be it her 25 years of honed expertise of the female-form or her love of the unpredictable spirit of clay. F...

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VIEW OUR 2021 NOOSA OPEN STUDIOS ART TRAIL GUIDE

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