Australian How To Paint

A Colourful Life

My life has been anything but average; in fact it has been very special in so many ways. At the age of four my family left England and moved to a small mining town in East Africa where we lived for a year, then spent nine years travelling around South Africa. The sights and sounds of nature were everywhere. I fell under its spell and have been there ever since. From climbing mountains to exploring caves, discovering the oceans and rivers, trekking through bush and jungle or feeling the heat

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