Category Archives: Artists

Steely Minimalist

A truly ‘classic’ home in an unassuming street on the edge of Bairnsdale has provided inspiration and synergy for the work of designer Jo Moulten.  Jo Moulten’s story can be told in two parts. This story is about her love for design and minimalism and her house that has influenced her latest work. It is an … Continue Reading ››

A Building Passion

Making things that stand the test of time is a core value for this Upper Beaconsfield son of an Italian immigrant. “Renaissance man: A man with many talents or areas of knowledge.” Oxford Dictionary Tony Fraraccio would blush to the roots of his short red beard if you suggested he was a Renaissance man, but the cap … Continue Reading ››

Art and Soul

Immense faith and a profound connection with nature have put artist Fiona Kennedy on the right track.  Arriving at Fiona Kennedy’s art studio and gallery at Kongwak, Ali, the bright-eyed Labrador, affectionately greets me. Stepping inside, the golden glow of the late morning sun and a petite chandelier illuminate the ardour and symbology in the contemporary … Continue Reading ››

Garden Art by Don Barrett

Ancient landscapes and the beautiful colours in it inspire sculpture artist Don Barrett. The award winning artist has been a feature of the Jindivick Sculpture Show and others across the region. Don’s work is mainly in concrete. He uses coloured oxides to portray the feeling of the Australian landscape and he mainly focuses on concepts … Continue Reading ››