Jan Lawnikanis – “Facing East”

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This is a sunset scene I see quite often when walking along Fingal Beach in northern NSW. Cook Island is directly east from the foreshore.

Custom framed with a wide mat and dark blue timber moulding. All materials professional quality.

Medium: Watercolour on ‘rough’ watercolour paper

Dimensions: 15 x 27cm, 35.5 x 45.5cm (framed size)

This piece is framed.

Item condition: New

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Auction ends: 31/05/2018 9:00 pm
Timezone: Australia/Sydney

Starting bid: $100.00

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Jan is a multi-award winning Gold Coast artist and art tutor, renowned for her teaching skills to all ages. She has taught over 70 workshops and held continuous weekly art classes for 23 years. Her commissions range from school theatre sets to a set for the QLD Conservatory of Music, 60 artworks for apartments, an office floor and a restaurant, as well as school murals and private works for clients homes.

Jan has written 4 articles for Australian Artist Magazine, and been featured in Paradise Magazine – Gold Coast Bulletin, Art Newsflash, the Australian Coloured Pencil Network and the International Watercolour Society catalogue.

Current Galleries: Myart Gallery, Toowoomba and Royal QLD Art Society, Broadbeach

Website: www.janlawnikanis.com
Facebook: www.facebook.com/pages/Jan-Lawnikanis-Fine-Artist/207727609284060

  • Born Sydney, 1958
  • 23 years experience as fine artist
  • Four previous solo exhibitions-cafes and restaurants
  • Floral painting solo exhibition, RQAS Gallery, 2010
  • Over 60 group exhibitions
  • Fourteen first prize awards, plus many other awards
  • Sixteen artworks donated to charity
  • Many commissions for private clients
  • Murals painted for Hillcrest Christian College
  • Many sets designed and painted for school musicals.
  • Set construction and painting for The QLD Conservatory of Music
  • 40 artworks , Air Apartments, Broadbeach
  • 14 paintings, Surfers Paradise Executive Offices
  • 4 paintings, Tokiya Restaurant, Mermaid Beach
  • Attended 25 various art workshops
  • 23 years experience teaching weekly art lessons and workshops
  • Tutored more than 70 art workshops, various mediums
  • Member Coloured Pencil Society of America 1999-2006
  • Member Pastel Society of Australia 2000-2006
  • Current member Watercolour Society of Qld
  • Current member International Watercolour Society
  • Current member Royal QLD Art Society
  • Current member Australian Coloured Pencil Network
  • Current member Flying Arts
  • 2 page article published in Paradise Magazine, GC Bulletin
  • Delight in the Detail August 2010
  • International Watercolour Society catalogue 2013

Articles published in Australian Artist Magazine:

Coloured Pencil: the No-Fuss Medium August 2000, Workshop Demonstration Special Feature Nov 2013, Versatility Plus3 part series, May, June, August 2014

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