is the website of watercolour artist Elizabeth Gordon-Werner
Gordon-Werner lives near
Sydney, Australia after extended periods living and working
in Europe and New Zealand. She studied
art at the Otago Art School in Dunedin, NZ, the Hamburg School
of Fine Arts (HfBK) and the National Art School in Sydney.
works in ceramic, collage, acrylic and oil but specialises
in watercolour painting, including the difficult art of watercolour
portraiture. Her portraits are painted from life, usually
while her subjects are at work, playing musical instruments
or relaxing over coffee. Music
is an abiding inspiration
paintings on this site were painted 'en plein air', that
is on-site. In concerts or rehearsals, from the decks of boats,
in cafes or the beach. This direct contact with the subject
matter imparts a freshness and vibrancy to the paintings.
by Elizabeth Gordon-Werner have been exhibited in the high
profile Portia Geach Award for Portraiture, the Fishers Ghost
Exhibition and the Gallipoli Association Exhibition in Sydney.
exhibits regularly. If you would like an invitation to
exhibitions please contact
with work by E Gordon Werner
Art, Postna Ulica 4
Roses, 116 Hautapu Street
you have suggestions, queries or comments, your feedback
would be most welcome.
Email: e-gw (yes, that is a hypen, not an underscore) at live.com
47 Judd Street, Banksia NSW 2216