I just want to say a HUGE “Thank you!” to everyone who has supported me and my business since I started 9 years ago in 2013. I just love what I do and I couldn’t do it without you all. The year is zooming by and it will be 2023 before we know it! I… Continue reading Thank You from Meg at The Journey Studio
What a fun exhibition opening we had at The Duke of Brunswick with artworks by myself and Cockadoodle Stu – Artworks by Stu Nankivell for the SALA Festival Each artwork includes an augmented reality animation by Blue Goanna Digital using the Artivive App to make it come alive. Thank you to everyone who came along… Continue reading Augmented Reality Art
You’re invited! Our Mash-ups Exhibition for the SALA Festival at The Duke of Brunswick will be held on Sunday 31st July from 2.30pm. Join Stu Nankivell and myself as we share our artworks (a mixture of painted and digital) displaying a combination of the familiar and the fantastic. Enjoy an augmented reality experience by downloading… Continue reading Mash-ups Exhibition Opening
I’m truly humbled to be the winner of the Works on Paper Prize as part of the Balco Art Prize at the Balaklava Courthouse Gallery today with my gouache artwork ‘Porcelain Kitty‘. A huge congratulations to my very talented art buddies Stu Nankivell who won the Balco Art Prize (overall winner) for ‘Onions in the… Continue reading Works on Paper Prize Winner at Balaklava Courthouse Gallery
At the Clare Valley Portrait Prize, held annually at the Clare Valley Wine, Food & Tourism Centre, I was fortunate enough to receive the Incentive Prize for my portrait of Elizabeth Haywood, author of ‘The Dressmaker’s Companion’ and ‘Zero Waste Sewing’. I chose to paint Liz as she is not only a very interesting person… Continue reading Incentive Prize awarded for ‘Liz and her Singer’
SALA (the South Australian Living Artist’s Festival) is a little different this year with COVID-19 restrictions but it hasn’t stopped artists from around the state preparing artworks for exhibitions. With the uncertainty in these times, there are a lot less exhibition openings although there is more of an opportunity to view works online. This year… Continue reading SALA is here!
My helpers and I dropped my paintings into the Clare Valley Wine, Food & Tourism Centre today for the Clare Valley Portrait Prize, a small local competition where you are encouraged to paint someone that you know. Featuring Willow and Gemima of course painted in Derivan Matisse acrylic ink plus my amazing sensei Richard from… Continue reading Clare Valley Portrait Prize Delivery
I took my daughters, Willow and Gemima, to have a look at the Picasso exhibition at the art gallery while in Adelaide. There are some very interesting prints and one bright blue sculpture that deviates from his usual style. Both girls had a go at sketching their toys after looking at the artworks.
The official opening of ‘A Love Affair of all things Fowl’ had a great turnout and the food and drinks were amazing. This is an exhibition featuring chickens, chooks and roosters in memory of Nancy Barry, a sweet old chook and local icon. The artworks have been created by members of The Journey Studio Art… Continue reading A Love Affair of all things Fowl
What a wonderful evening we had at the opening event of the Birds and Beasts exhibition. Wild Saffron provided the best platter I have ever seen and Good Catholic Girl Wines provided their delicious wine. I hope everybody enjoyed my artwork. Thank you to everyone who came along making it such a fun night. Thanks… Continue reading Birds and Beasts SALA Event