Artist Talk at Stockyard Gallery

Artist Talk at Stockyard Gallery

4-6pm, Friday 11 May Come along to this informal artist talk to hear Helen tell about her linocut prints and processes. The talk will be held in the gallery and she will bring some of her printing blocks and sketchbooks particular to the exhibition. This will be a chance to meet Helen, see the exhibition and learn about her work and this graphic medium. It’s a free event, enjoy cheese & biscuits and glass of wine.Read more
Where the Land Meets the Sea Exhibition Feb-Mar 2016

Where the Land Meets the Sea Exhibition Feb-Mar 2016

Coastal Birds, shoreline birds and special places near the sea were all themes for this exhibition of mainly linocuts and pyrography I drew Artists Sue Gilford, Kate Gorringe-Smith and Libby Schreiber together because we share common ground as bird lovers. Kate and Libby are Melbourne printmakers and Sue uses pyrography ( wood burning). Our exhibition was held at Stockyard Gallery in the small Gippsland town of Foster close to Wilson's Promontory. The exhibition opening on Sunday 21 Feb was well attended by friends of the gallery, and friends and supporters of the four artists. We even enticed a few bewildered tourists in. The…Read more
Collaboration: printmaker & potter

Collaboration: printmaker & potter

As a printmaker the 2D printed image is my primary consideration. This doesn't stop me occasionally feeling challenged to take my work into the third dimension. With the People & Place project the possibility arose to use my Linocut plates in a new way. Sue Acheson of Tarago Pottery suggested we press the plates into clay in her Rokeby studio. Working with clay was exciting and although the overall process was much longer I was delighted with the textures and surprised by the intensity of the coloured slip glazes. It was immensely satisfying to see…Read more
Open Studios West Gippsland Sunday Nov 29

Open Studios West Gippsland Sunday Nov 29

On Sunday Nov 29, for this year's  Open studios West Gippsland event, I will demonstrate my linocut printmaking process using the press, Caligo safewash inks and some beautiful BFK Rives cotton rag paper. Come and visit the studio and see how it's done.Read more
Provincial Renegades Print exhibition

Provincial Renegades Print exhibition

Opening 3-5pm Sun 9 Aug Exhibition Dates 5-30 August 2015 Prints by Helen Timbury, Sharon Anderson, Bob Hickman, Russell Lilford, Libby Schreiber and Ingrid Thomas at The Station Gallery, Yarragon Railway Station, Princes Highway, Yarragon, West Gippsland Victoria 3823, Open: 10:30am to 4pm, Wed to Sun  Read more