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From the Studio

Blacktown Arts are thrilled to showcase the talent of our creative community through From the Studio, a new exhibition at the Max Webber Library, Blacktown.

The exhibition features artworks across a range of styles and mediums that have emerged from the 2022 Open Studio program.

Under the guidance of mentor and facilitator Patrice Wills, Open Studio is a supportive, open art studio tailored to creative adults of all ages and experiences.

Open Studio takes place every Wednesday morning through the school term at The Leo Kelly Blacktown Arts Centre.

Friday 21 October to Sunday 20 November 2022

Max Webber Library Opening Hours:
Monday to Friday 9.30 am to 7.45 pm

Saturday 9.30 am to 4.00 pm
Sunday 12 pm to  4 pm

Ground Floor, Max Webber Library, Flushcombe Rd & Alpha St, Blacktown NSW 2148


All ages


Open Studio is a supportive, open art studio tailored to creative adults of all ages and experiences. This vibrant creative hub is perfect to form connections and make creative alliances with other like-minded people.

Under the guidance of mentor Patrice Wills, participants are able to set their own creative goals and develop their practice by expanding their exposure to new knowledge, skills, artworld opportunities, critical feedback, community, and more.

Gaylard, Peter. Koala, 2022, Acrylic on canvas
Cleveringa, Jan. A Virtual Painting, 2022, Oil on canvas
Ramas, Michaela. All-knowingless, 2022, Watercolour
Larwood, Leanne. No Laughing Matter, 2022, Acrylic on canvas
McDonald, Luke. In Your House, 2021, Pigma Micron pen on paper
Frei, Madalain. Tree Spirit, Acrylic on canvas, 2022
Richman, Lesley. Mandarins, 2022, Watercolour on paper
Frolov, Jim. Orchids, 2022, Acrylic on canvas panel
Panov, Svetlana. No Room For Sadness, 2021, Mixed media
Waters, Anna-Marie. Karlu Karlu – Devil’s Marbles, 2016, Oil on canvas
Galea, Avielle. Hands of Help, 2022, Acrylic on canvas
Wills, Patrice. Place to Rest, 2022, Oil on linen

Carter, Margo. Wildflowers, 2022, Acrylic on canvas
Horsnell, Coralie. Beyond Brooklyn, 2021 Acrylic on canvas, 2021
Nguyen, Mary. Outback Panorama, 2021, Oil on canvas
Bozic, Mary. The Chess Game, 2022, Oil on canvas
Andrew, Skye. Running Away to Far Off Climes, 2021, Oil on canvas
Smith, Janice. Expectations, 2022, Paper, Artline ink pen, and coloured pencils
Featherstone, Celia. Fish on a Plate, 2019, Mixed media
Wolstenholme, Rosamund. Seagull Slim Yachts of the Element, 2022, Acrylic
Florek, Stan. Winter Music, 2022, Acrylic, charcoal, and oil on canvas
Stowell, Glenda. Believe, 2021, Charcoal

From the Studio is presented by Blacktown Arts and Blacktown City Council.