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Open Art Studio And Gallery

Open Art Studio And Gallery

Added on 24 May 2016 by Annette Spinks

Annette's Art Studio And Gallery will be open this coming Sunday the 29th May from 10am - 3pm.  Situated in the beautiful seaside town of Inverloch, a picturesque and easy two hours drive from Melbourne.  The studio is a converted shed where Annette creates her beautiful art.  Come and see some of her latest pieces.  Everyone is welcome.... READ MORE


Finalist 2016 Calleen Art Award

Finalist 2016 Calleen Art Award

Added on 06 May 2016 by Annette Spinks

How exciting! My painting 'Looking Through Windows' has been selected as a finalist in the 2016 Calleen Art Award and will be exhibited with other finalists from 1st May until 19th June at the Cowra Regional Art Gallery, NSW. The Calleen Art Award is an annual acquisitive award for contemporary painting in any subject or style. It was established in 1977 by Mrs Patricia Fagan OAM and is made possible with the generous support ... READ MORE


Article In Coast Magazine

Article In Coast Magazine

Added on 19 April 2016 by Annette Spinks

Coast Magazine have written a wonderful article about me in the current issue.  You can read it under about/media on this website.  They took this photo of a recent commission for a client in Melbourne, details under commissions page.  Thank you Coast! Also the studio is open this Saturday and Sunday of the long weekend, if you're interested in a visit.  Everyone is welcome! ... READ MORE


Mingara Gallery Phillip Island

Mingara Gallery Phillip Island

Added on 14 April 2016 by Annette Spinks

Mingara Gallery, in Cowes on Phillip Island has just received this latest painting from the 'Wave' series, titled' Oceans 2016'.  It is a large scale piece at 180cm x 150cm and is gorgeous.  It captures the energy and life of the ocean, showing Annette's talented connection with nature's raw beauty.  The colours look amazing, true rich blues and the contrasting splash of white on the dark blue just stunning. &nb... READ MORE


Open Studio - Easter

Open Studio - Easter

Added on 18 March 2016 by Annette Spinks

The Art Studio And Gallery will be open over the Easter long weekend, Saturday, Sunday and Monday.  Annette has been working on a new body of work 'Deeper'.  These stunning pieces explore the depths, layers and experiences of her many years of snorkeling and swimming.  See underwater gardens, coral and sea life in these unique abstract paintings.  Everyone is welcome. 60 Dixon Street,  Inverloch.  ... READ MORE


Open Studio March

Open Studio March

Added on 01 March 2016 by Annette Spinks

Annette's Art Studio And Gallery will be open over the long weekend in March, Saturday 12th from 10am - 4pm, Sunday 13th 11am - 3pm and Monday 14th from 10am - 3pm.   Annette has been working on a new body of work 'Deeper'.  These stunning pieces explore the depths, layers and experiences of her many years of snorkelling and swimming.  See underwater gardens, coral and sea life in these unique abstract paintings... READ MORE


Great Response

Great Response

Added on 02 February 2016 by Annette Spinks

What a wonderful response we had from everyone who visited Annette's studio/gallery during January.  The sales, commissions, and positive feedback was tremendous.  Annette has also been busy over Summer creating some fantastic new works, and they will be uploaded to this site soon.  If you would like to receive information on her latest works and upcoming exhibitions please subscribe to receive our newsletters. ... READ MORE


Art Studio And Gallery Open

Art Studio And Gallery Open

Added on 24 December 2015 by Annette Spinks

Annette's Art Studio And Gallery, located in the beautiful seaside town of Inverloch, will be open everyday from 26th December until January 27th.  Exhibiting the latest paintings from her 'Wave' and new 'Essence' Series.  Everyone is welcome.  If you are planning on visiting and you are interested in a particular painting, please call first to make sure it is at the gallery and not another location.  Phone... READ MORE


Ocean inspired Wave Series

Ocean inspired Wave Series

Added on 10 December 2015 by Annette Spinks

The latest paintings from the 'Wave' Series have now been uploaded to this site.  The artworks are available online or you are most welcome to visit Annette at her Art Studio And Gallery which will be open every Saturday until Christmas.  After Christmas we will be open everyday through to the start of February.  If you are interested in a particular painting, please call before you visit to make sure it is in t... READ MORE


Busy in the studio

Busy in the studio

Added on 25 November 2015 by Annette Spinks

I have recently returned from a trip to beautiful Margaret River in Western Australia, I had wanted to go there for some time.  The day I arrived the waves were sensational, with a big swell coming in and although I didn’t surf them, I watched on as others did.  I spent a lot of time roaming and exploring the coastline and went swimming in some of the more sedate waters.  Inspirational Inverloch, where I live,... READ MORE


New Series Launch

New Series Launch

Added on 27 October 2015 by Annette Spinks

We are pleased to announce the launch of Annette's latest collection of works 'Essence'.  These large scale paintings have been created over the past two years and explore the journey and exploration of finding oneself.  It is a celebration of Annette's innate knowledge and resolution that painting is her life passion, the essence of who she is.  Her joy, strength and clarity of vision. With renewed focus a... READ MORE


Exhibition Manyung Gallery Sorrento

Exhibition Manyung Gallery Sorrento

Added on 06 October 2015 by Annette Spinks

We are pleased to announce that Annette will be Exhibiting her ocean inspired 'Wave' Series at Manyung Gallery Sorrento from Noon Saturday 31st October until Wednesday 25th November.  Inspired by her love of the ocean this exhibition includes an exciting collection of her most recent works. Enquiries please phone David at Manyung Gallery on 97872953 or 0412770055.  Manyung Gallery Sorrento, 113a Ocean Beach Road, Sor... READ MORE


The Studio is open during School Holidays

The Studio is open during School Holidays

Added on 24 September 2015 by Annette Spinks

I have been working on a new series of large scale works and you have the opportunity to come and preview them before their launch.  Over the school holidays the Gallery will be open Thursday 1st - Saturday 3rd OCtober 10.30am - 3.30pm.   Art Studio And Gallery 60 Dixon Street, Inverloch... READ MORE


The Gallery is open Saturdays

The Gallery is open Saturdays

Added on 29 August 2015 by Annette Spinks

The Gallery will be open again every Saturday in Spring from 10.30am - 3.30pm.  Annette has been very busy over Winter creating some exciting new works that will be on display.  If you can not make these opening times, please call to arrange a time and day that suits you 0418 555222.... READ MORE


A Wedding Gift

A Wedding Gift

Added on 28 July 2015 by Annette Spinks

Clients Ian and Abbigail came to me last year with the fantastic idea of getting their wedding guests to contribute towards commissioning a piece of Art.  The wedding gift measures 240cm x 120cm and sits proudly in their living area.  It is a beautiful reminder of this time in their lives and the friends that have shared it. It means so much to me, to be given the opportunity to create a piece that means so much to p... READ MORE


Open Studio

Open Studio

Added on 28 June 2015 by Annette Spinks

Situated in the beautiful seaside town of Inverloch, Annette works from her own Art Studio and Gallery.  An amazing place, a converted shed is full of colour.  It's a fabulous space to create and showcase her work.  Everyone is welcome.   The gallery will be open on Saturday the 4th July from 11am - 3pm.  Situated at 60 Dixon Street Inverloch.  Enquiries phone 0418555222. Exhibiting her latest 'Wa... READ MORE


Free Home Viewing

Free Home Viewing

Added on 02 May 2015 by Annette Spinks

For people who live in live in Melbourne or the surrounding suburbs, we are happy to bring the paintings to your home for a free viewing.  Please feel free to discuss with us your requirements and send us some photos of the space. We would be pleased to bring along multiple paintings with no obligation to purchase. To make a booking please send an email through our contact page or call 0418 555222.... READ MORE


Annette Spinks’ 5 tips to make a living selling art

Annette Spinks’ 5 tips to make a living selling art

Added on 19 March 2015 by Annette Spinks

Annette Spinks’ 5 tips to make a living selling art Original article by Freddy Grant from www.bluethumb.com.au  For Annette Spinks, being an artist wasn’t a choice. ‘I just have this overwhelming desire and passion to paint, it is who I am. I would create art with dirt if I had nothing else.’ She is one of our best selling artists and it is no coincidence; she puts in the work and it pays off.True for most ar... READ MORE


Gallery Open

Gallery Open

Added on 03 March 2015 by Annette Spinks

The gallery will be open this Saturday, Sunday and Monday from 10am - 4pm.  Located at 60 Dixon Street, Inverloch.  If you are interested in a particular painting, please call before you visit to make sure it is in the Gallery and not at another location. M: 0418555222... READ MORE


Summer 2015

Summer 2015

Added on 07 February 2015 by Annette Spinks

The Gallery was open everyday in January.  Thank you to everyone who visited and for all your positive feedback.  A very special thanks to everyone that purchased and commissioned paintings.  I'm so excited about this year, I have some fabulous paintings I've been working on and can't wait to share with you.  Please join our mailing list, Facebook or Instagram for photos of my most recent Art.  ... READ MORE


The Studio/Gallery is Open for January

The Studio/Gallery is Open for January

Added on 26 December 2014 by Annette Spinks

Annette's Art Studio and Gallery will be open throughout January. Located at 60 Dixon Street, Inverloch. Come and see her latest paintings from the 'Wave' Series and other recently completed works.  You will also see some amazing works in progress. The Gallery will be open most days from 10am - 4pm. For enquiries please call 0418555222. ... READ MORE


Testimonials

Testimonials

Added on 24 November 2014 by Annette Spinks

I received these two lovely emails this week. 'I was going to wait until both paintings had arrived to email you, but I'm just so delighted with   the painting that arrived today, that I had to let you know.  It is absolutely beautiful, the photos over the internet could not do it justice.  I am so incredibly happy to be able to have this beautiful piece of art in my home forever.  Looks like I'm going to h... READ MORE


For The Latest Paintings

For The Latest Paintings

Added on 12 November 2014 by Annette Spinks

If you would like information on upcoming Exhibitions and to receive images of Annette's most recent painting please join our mailing list or follow us on Instagram, Facebook or Pinterest.   This painting is one of the latest from the 'Wave' Series titled 'Anticipation'.  ... READ MORE


The Gallery

The Gallery

Added on 30 October 2014 by Annette Spinks

Annette's Art Studio and Gallery will be open this Saturday, Sunday and Monday from 11am - 3pm.  It is situated at 60 Dixon Street, in Inverloch.  Everyone is welcome.   If you are interested in seeing a particular painting please call first to check that it is in the Gallery and not at another location 0418 555 222.  Annette has completed some fabulous new pieces and this will be the first time they have b... READ MORE


Free Home Viewing

Free Home Viewing

Added on 17 October 2014 by Annette Spinks

Most of Annette's clients buy her art directly from this website, but if you happen to live in or around Melbourne and you are interested in seeing some paintings in your home,  Annette or one of her representatives would be happy to bring them to you.  The photos on the website are the best representation photographically of the paintings that we have, but when you see the paintings up close you feel a real apprecia... READ MORE


'Waves' Exhibition Mingara Gallery

'Waves' Exhibition Mingara Gallery

Added on 21 September 2014 by Annette Spinks

'Waves' is currently exhibiting at Mingara Gallery, Thompson Ave, Cowes until the 19th October.  An exciting collection of recent paintings inspired by my love of the ocean, the beauty of Phillip Island and the surrounding areas.  The pieces explore the ever changing moods and colours of the ocean.  For enquiries please call Noelle from Mingara Gallery on 59523722 or myself on 0418555222.  Annette... READ MORE


Tusk Gallery 'Shake The Kaleidoscope' Exhibition

Tusk Gallery 'Shake The Kaleidoscope' Exhibition

Added on 15 September 2014 by Annette Spinks

The opening of the 'Shake The Kaleidoscope' Exhibition was a huge succuss. A big thank you to my friends and clients for coming along and supporting me.  Also a huge thank you to Tusk Gallery for organising the exhibition. Featuring paintings from the 'Imagine' and new 'Dreaming' series.  For sales and enquiries please phone Tusk Gallery on 98273338. ... READ MORE


Exhibition at Tusk Gallery

Exhibition at Tusk Gallery

Added on 02 September 2014 by Annette Spinks

Everyone is welcome to 'Shake The Kaleidoscope', a group exhibition that I will be exhibiting in at Tusk Gallery, 438 Chapel Street, South Yarra.  Opening night is Thursday 11th September.  Featuring paintings from my 'Imagine' and new 'Dreaming' series.  I hope you can make it. RSVP the Gallery on 98273338. ... READ MORE


New Website

New Website

Added on 24 July 2014 by Annette Spinks

Following on with the success and growth of the Online Gallery, it was time to build a new site.  You should find this site a lot more user friendly.  You can now browse by series, read a brief artist statement and see some close up detail shots of each painting.  The size and prices are clearly marked and purchases can now be made directly from the site.  My web developers and I would be interested in any ... READ MORE


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