Strathbogie Pastel Artist – Jan McQuitty

 

The last time I went to the popular Violet Town market was in early April where I came across local pastel artist Jan McQuitty. The art work she had on display was incredibly detailed, with rich textures and amazing colour. I was intrigued by this Irish girl, living in the Strathbogie’s using her passion for art to capture amazing images of Australian wildlife that most of us take for granted. I recently caught up with Jan to learn more….. Continue reading

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Mooroopna’s motorbike legend

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In the main street of the Northern Victorian town of Mooroopna stands a monument to a legend of the motorcycle racing community. Little known to myself and most of the non motorsport community I thought I’d take a look at the man from this small town who rose to fame on the world stage… I give you, Jack Findlay. Continue reading