10 Penelope & Darren Oates - Bellbird Studios
Bellbird Studios is nestled in the quiet suburb of Grosevale in the Hawkesbury area. When you visit Bellbird Studios you will be viewing selected gallery pieces of fine furniture by designer/maker Darren Oates, his workshop is situated nearby in Windsor and he will be showcasing some of his timbre sculptural pieces in addition to selected contemporary fine furniture.
Penelope will be joined by fellow Ferry Artist Gallery painter Carol Gill who will be displaying her vibrant paintings and famous hand/made teapot cosy designs. Penelope will have various Table Art pieces available for very affordable prices as well as issues of her latest illustrated children's book for sale.
Examples of Penelope's work can be found at Purple Noon Gallery and the Ferry Artists Gallery in the wider Hawkesbury area as well as the Milk Factory Gallery in Bowral and her Table Art can be seen at Breathing Colours Gallery, Balmain.
She has an extensive background and training in the arts which have been a significant influence on her own practice now as a painter.
B.A. of Fine Arts COFA
B.A of Dramatic Art in Design (NIDA)
Diploma of Education (UWS)