Shelley Harkness

Shelley Harkness PAINTER Shelley Harkness is a former Visual arts teacher who worked in schools and is now in new space as an emerging artist and discovering the joy of painting. She is drawn to the nostalgia and memories that are evoked by the classic beach shacks that abound on our coastal fringes. Shelley wants…

Kerry Ide

Kerry Ide DIGITAL ILLUSTRATOR Kerry’s love of nature and the animal world shines through in her illustrations. She is fascinated with our unique Australian flora and fauna and wishes to bring awareness to what a truly precious gift they are. While studying graphic design, Kerry discovered Wacom tablets and digital drawing. She was immediately captivated…

Shyanne Clarke

Shyanne Clarke PAINTER Shyanne Clarke is a contemporary visual artist with a style that is fluid. Clarke’s background is in commercial textile design with a successful career of swimwear prints adorning department store brands, featured in whole stores collections and on runways from Bondi to Hawaii, evolving expectantly into fine art. Like it always has…

James Stickland

James Stickland PAINTER James is an award-winning portrait painter, finalist in The Brisbane Portrait Prize, The Perth Lester Prize, Townsville Percivals Prize, Sunshine Coast Local Artist Local Content, Leithbridge 20000, Cooroy Butter Factory Peoples choice. A self-confessed art addict where there is never enough time to paint. Studying under Sally Ryan former Julian Ashton School…

Karan Gerard

Karan Gerard PAINTER Karan is an internet self taught artist. Now retired she is able to paint consistently and explore techniques which capture the spirit of the scene as opposed to realism. She believes it is up to the viewer to complete the story she is telling. She works primarily in watercolour, and has developed…

Peter Evans

Peter Evans PAINTER Peter Evans is an Artist and Art Teacher. Originally from South Australia, Peter moved to the Sunshine Coast in 2005 after living and working in London. He now teaches Art to both Adults and Children and creates his own artwork from his new Studio in Palmview Forest. His paintings are generally abstract…

Michael Augustine

Michael Augustine PAINTER When Michael was younger, he obtained a Diploma in Commercial Art, and with this, he run his own business as a Commercial Artist in Margaret River Western Australia. Leaving this behind and moving to the Sunshine Coast the focus is only fine art with an emphasis on traditional values in art. He…

Teresa Durie

Teresa Durie PAINTER Teresa is an emerging artist based in Caloundra. She studied both fine art and graphic design. Her love of movement, skill, story and beauty of dance & ballet since she danced and studied ballet for many years in her childhood is the inspiration of her work. She has won awards for her…

Tara Sage

Tara Sage PAINTER Tara Sage grew up in a family of generational female artists in Alberta, Canada, with an Australian mother and Canadian father. She spent her developing years relishing in her mother’s memories of her upbringing in Western Australia, which were in such extreme contrast to the cool climate and high peaks of the…

Margaret Turner

Margaret Turner PAINTER Margaret Ellen Turner has an extensive exhibition profile in national and international, private, public and institutional galleries. She has won significant art awards and is represented in private collections. She trained as a sculptor in the 80’s. She now paints and says that, while they exist on a flat surface the works…

Caloundra Regional Gallery

Caloundra Regional Gallery GALLERY Caloundra Regional Gallery presents a changing exhibition program featuring leading local and national artists. Professional curators and education staff develop and deliver a range of exhibitions and public programs exploring the unique culture and character of the Sunshine Coast. Location 22 Omrah Ave, Caloundra, QLD 4551

Wayne Smith

Wayne Smith PAINTER & SCULPTOR Wayne Smith established Studio 5 Art Gallery in 2015 based in the Caloundra Industrial estate. The recent rebranding of Studio 5 to Native Light Studio is a response to the work itself with its stylised approach to country and the distinctive light . The most recent works are now exploring…