Lindsay Muir

Lindsay Muir SCULPTURE & CERAMIC ARTIST Lindsay is affectionately known as “The Frogman” His wildlife sculptures having endeared themselves to so many over the years. Lindsay brings clay to life using techniques which exploit inherent qualities in the clay and glaze. He also makes beautiful landscape pots using multiple clay and glazes. His work has…

Chris Price

Chris Price PAINTER & CERAMIC ARTIST Chris’s creations are inspired by courageous transitions, imagined other worlds, and an awareness of the responsibility we all have in creating a more beautiful planet. His works are often underpinned by a whimsical sense of humour. “I am particularly fascinated by the power of colour to uplift, heal, and…

Glynn Kelly

Glynn Kelly PAINTER Glynn trained in watercolour painting as part of his Architecture degree at UNSW. This led to a lifetime of plein air sketching and painting. Glynn has exhibited in solo and group exhibitions and was recently awarded the Sunshine Coast Plein Air Art prize for 2021. Glynn has taught art in a range…

Heather Gall

Heather Gall PAINTER Heather delights in the ‘disordered order’ of the natural world. Painting in oils, watercolours and acrylics, her love of landscape is evident as she traverses her environment, observing lights, shadows, tangled brush, majestic trees, glistening waterways, varied birdlife and colourful vistas. In Heather’s words, “I hope that my work triggers memories, moments,…

Tania Small

Tania Small PAINTER Inspired by the sense of nostalgia or emotion an artwork can evoke, Tania paints still life arrangements, primarily in oil paints. Graphite pencil animal portraits also form a large part of Tania’s arts practice. Tania works from her Hinterland home studio which sits opposite the Mary River and has commanding views of…

Jean Bennett

Jean Bennett SCULPTURE, TEXTILES, FIBRE ART & ENCAUSTIC PAINTING As humans our stories are like theories, opening up the scars of history, geography: Stories map us. ‘Tell me your story and I will come to know my own in new ways’. The artwork is placed strategically together to evoke multiple possibilities. Art is about revealing…

Janna Pameijer

Janna Pameijer SCULPTURE PAINTING & CERAMICS Janna Pameijer completed a Fine Art degree in 1979 developing sculpture as her form of expression. In 1980’s Janna co-founded the Queensland Wildlife Artists Society and continued creating from the Australian bush. The figure also entered her repertoire with a growing family to inspire her. Numerous group exhibitions and…

Jessica Ainsworth

Jessica Ainsworth PAINTER All forms of art can be used as tools to help us express that more knowing part of ourselves, for trying to create bridges across chasms of understanding or misunderstanding and for trying to bring about change. In many of Jessica’s works, she is attempting to find meaning in today’s fast changing…

Annie McIntosh

Annie McIntosh PAINTER Solitude and solace are the two concepts that spring to Annie’s mind when she is creating her collage landscapes. She came to painting later in life after working in logical and regimented laboratories and business ventures.  After retirement, an energetic abstract approach has been informed by her deteriorating eyesight and her strong…

Maleny Art Direct

Maleny Art Direct GALLERY A privately owned and operated gallery, showcasing fine artworks by local artworks. An onsite workshop studio allows people to see and talk to various artists demonstrating their artistic skills. Lindsay Muir demonstrating clay sculpturing. Heather Jones – Bark art and Oil painting. Location 19 Maple Street, Maleny, QLD 4552

Trevor Irvine

Trevor Irvine PAINTER & WOODWORKER He paints in oil, acrylic and water colour depicting landscapes, birds and wildlife. He is largely self taught but has participated in various classes and workshops to refine his style. He also creates timber sculptures (some of which he has had cast in bronze) and unique boxes using hard to…

Laura Vecmane

Laura Vecmane CERAMICIST, PAINTER & PHOTOGRAPHER Laura Vecmane is a contemporary visual artist passionately expressing herself through several classical and experimental creative media – painting, ceramic, ephemeral art, and sculpture since 2002. Laura’s art is highly intuitive. She wishes to inspire others to observe and notice the beauty and intricate wonders of the natural world…

Nicky Carey

Nicky Carey GALLERY. PRINTMAKING, PAINTING & DRAWING Nicky Carey was born in Dublin Ireland. His art has visual musical qualities which embody the lilts and rhythms of his birth country. He moved to Reesville in the Sunshine Coast Hinterland in early 2017, where he opened his art gallery. Nicky uses different mediums including printmaking, painting,…

Kim Herringe

Kim Herringe PRINTMAKING & TEXTILES Maleny artist Kim Herringe is passionate about printmaking. The natural environment is her primary source of inspiration, recreating and sharing its calming moments in her work. Taking a multi-disciplinary approach, Kim works with and explores many different forms of printmaking, including linocut, monoprinting, cyanotype, etching, eco-printing and letterpress printing. With…

Richard Muldoon

Richard Muldoon PAINTER Richard Muldoon is a highly awarded artist living and working in Maleny Queensland. Primarily working in the medium of oil on linen, Richard explores the relationship between painting and photography, and how one can be used to inform or illuminate the other. Considered a conceptual realist painter, Richard’s work is held in…