Gallery Events

WORKSHOP
November 26th & 27th.10AM – 4.30PM
Drawing Australian birds in pencil with
Kate Jenvey at Myrtleford Gallery
If you would like to develop your drawing skills using colour pencils or graphite, then come along to this workshop. Bring your smile and your pencils and learn how to draw our beautiful Australian birds.
Morning tea, luncheon and afternoon tea provided.
For information and booking phone 0427929974 or 03 57521213    email : jim@myrtlefordgallery.com
Biography – Kate Jenvey

Kate Jenvey, is a contemporary realist oil painter and pencil artist using nature as her inspiration. Her art  began early as she grew to love and admire the animals that were part of her childhood in East Africa.  Passion for Africa remains strong and influences much of her work today. After settling in Australia, Kate’s rural lifestyle also involved horses and both subjects are now entwined within her colourful paintings and intricate pencil work.

Kate demonstrated her work in an interview on the TV show ‘Colour in your life’ and had a feature article in The Australian Horseman Magazine titled “Capturing Wild Spirits”. Kate is the recipient of the Grand Teton Lodge Company Award, Arts for the Parks international juried art show and was juried into the prestigious Western Visions annual show held at the National Museum of Wildlife Art both in Jackson, Wyoming.

She has been Artist in Residence at the NMWA and  been part of many group shows and exhibitions gleaning numerous awards along the way. Kate has had two very successful solo shows and her work is in many private homes and collections in Australia, United States and Canada. Currently she is a member of The Society of Animal Artists, Artists for Conservation and The Pencil Art Society.