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No Substitute for Practice
Neta Alcorn was born in the small town of Casino in northern New South Wales. After growing up in a farming community, she began her working career in nursing. Art education was available to her only by correspondence, for many years. With the introd
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Time to Relax
Gillian Morey came to Australia in the early ’70s, from her birthplace in Suffolk, England. She is married to a farmer in the south-west of Western Australia. The couple’s farm is host to Merino sheep for fine wool, White-Faced Suffolk sheep for fat
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An Interest in Portraits
Stan Overington was born in Kojonup, a town in Western Australia’s south-west. He was the only child of parents who operated a bakery and tearooms. “Much of my childhood was spent finding things to occupy myself,” he says. “I have always loved drawin