There is no abstract art. You must always start with something. Afterward you can remove all traces of reality.

Pablo Picasso

Burnt Orange II by Natasha Barnes

Neil Elliott

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Qualifications:

2013 Woodcarving workshop WS Art Studio Ubud Bali 2013 Encaustic painting techniques – Julia Sutton Artsource Studios Midland
2011 Metal Sculpture Polytechnic West – Peter Knight
2011 Printmaking Polytechnic West – Sue Starcken
2010-2012 Sculpture techniques – Kalamunda Community Learning Max O’Grady
2010 Abstract painting workshop with Malini Parker
2006 Mixed media painting with Doug Craig
2004 Painting with Stuart Elliott Swan TAFE
2003, 2004 Mixed Media painting with Leonie Dobrowolski
2002, 2003 Mixed Media painting at Claremont School of art Gabrielle Mazalevskis
2002, 2003 Print making at Swan TAFE with Russell Bell
2002 Life drawing classes with Cedric Baxter
1992 Certificate in teaching Hobby Ceramics
1991 Watercolour Classes Kalamunda TAFE
1987 Ceramics Edith Cowan University
1980-1982 Diploma in graphic design at Perth School of Art and Design

Art awards
2014 Upcycle Award for sculpture – Art and decor section2012 WA Print Media Award – PAWA Patron’s Award
2012 Canning Art Award – First prize mixed media
2011 Darlington Arts Festival – First prize Sculpture

Teaching experience

2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011 Mixed media painting workshop – Bandyup Womens Prison
2015, 2014, 2013 Sculpture techniques – Kalamunda Learning Centre
2014 Artist mentoring with artist’s with disabilities (Workpower)
2014 Print making and cartooning Sawyers Valley Primary School
2013 Print making techniques – Kalamunda Senior High School GATE programme
2013 Mixed media painting classes Kalamunda Senior High School GATE programme
2012 Mixed media painting classes – Darlington Hall
2012 Mixed media painting classes – Swan View Youth Centre
2012, 2011 Mixed media painting workshop – Bandyup Women’s Prison
2011 Cartooning workshop – Beverley High School
2011 Cartooning workshop – Bandyup Women’s Prison
2011 Midland Junction Arts Centre – Mixed media and abstract painting
2011 State of the Art, Glen Forrest – Cartoon basics workshops
2012, 2011 Tresillian Centre, Nedlands – Cartoon basics workshops
2011 Beverley Platform Gallery – Mixed media workshop
2011 Kalannie artist in residence and cartooning workshops
2011 Claremont School of Art – Summer School abstract painting
2011, 2010 Claremont School of Art – Mixed media painting techniques
2010 PEAC classes in cartooning techniques – North Balga Primary School
2010 Workshops choosing a career in art – Murray Library, Pinjarra
2010 Workshop choosing a career in art – City of Bayswater
2010 Morawa banner painting workshop – Morawa Youth Centre
2009 Teaching mixed media – Awesome Arts at Swan Valley Community School
2005 Teaching basic cartooning – Art of Fun
2004 Teaching art as a form of self expression – Bullsbrook District High School

Art Exhibition experience

2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011 Hale School Art Award
2015, 2014, 2013 St Mark’s Annual Art Exhibition – (FEATURE ARTIST)
2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2009 Mazenod Art Award
2015, 2014, 2013 Guildford Grammar Annual Art Exhibition
2015, 2014 City of Bayswater Art Awards
2015 Feature Artist Gallery 360 Subiaco WA
2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011 Beverley Art Prize
2015, 2014, 2013, 2012 Newman College Art Expo
2015, 2014, 2012, 2011 Darlington Arts Festival
2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011 Mundaring Hills Open Studios
2015, 2013, 2012, 2011 St Brigids College Art Exhibition
2014 Creative Emotive – Studio 281 Maylands (Exhibition with Deborah Zibah)
2014 Mundaring Hills artists – Zig Zag gallery (Group exhibition)
2014, 2010 Morawa Art Award
2014 Pigments of imagination – Carmen College
2014 Musica Viva – WA Art Auctions
2014 Art in the hills – Group exhibition
2014 Upcycle Art Awards Subiaco
2014 Studio 281 10th birthday exhibition
2013 Studio 281 Christmas exhibition
2013 Next Generation Gallery Kings Park
2013 Vic Park Centre for Arts Christmas exhibition for tutors
2013 ArtInvesta Art Sale and fund raiser Subiaco
2013, 2012 Canning Art Award
2013, 2011 Perth College Art Award
2012 Western Australian Print Media Award
2012 Drawn to colour Zig Zag Gallery Kalamunda
2012 City of Bayswater Art Awards
2012 WA Print Media Award
2012 Canning Art Award
2012 – 2013 Newman College Art Expo
2012, 2011 St Brigids College Art Exhibition
2012, 2011 Darlington Arts Festival
2012, 2011 Mundaring Hills Open Studios
2012, 2011, 2009 Mazenod Art Award
2012, 2011 Hale School Art Award
2011 – 2013 Beverley Art Prize
2011, 2013 Perth College Art Award
2010 Morawa Art Award
2011, 2010 La Salle College Art Award
2010 Serious Fun – Old Bakery Gallery (Solo exhibition)
2009 A few of my favourite things – ABD The Gallery (Solo exhibition)
2009 Creative Tides – Iona College span style=”font-size: 9pt; color: black;”

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