The Gordon Harris Online Watercolour Competition
The 2016 competition closed on 15 April 2016. We wish to thank Gordon Harris Ltd for their sponsorship.
Autumn Glow by Sandie Brown
The judges’ comments: “We were struck by the gorgeous transparent colour and the original composition. Well
Figure Study by Jean McKinnon
Jean attends an untutored life drawing group at Inverlochy House in Wellington. She loves the challenge and goes
home with numerous drawings. She painted this work in her home studio, based on her sketches.
Eight Bells by Amanda Brett
Eight Bells is a demonstration painting done at one of my workshops recently. I find working boats captivating with all the dirt and muck, rust, grease and general detritus! I was particularly drawn to the dark background behind the white boat, great fodder for negative painting.
Lady Amongst the Nikau Palms by Jose Jebb
Left Behind by Chrissie Menzies
Market Day by Judith Prictor
Dawn Alert by Barry Saich
Nola by Robyn Newth
Peonies and Light by Claudia Slaney