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INLET MEETS OCEAN  52cm x 42cm   $600.

OCEANS RISING I  14cm x 14cm   $200.

                                                   SOLD

OCEANS RISING II  10cm x 10cm   $100.

                                                  SOLD

WILDFIRE ROARS  102cm x 59cm  $1500.

LOST SOULS  39cm x 39cm   $480.

FIRE STORM  39cm x 39cm   $480.

HOMELESS encaustic multi-media 35cm x 35

HOMELESS  35cm x 35cm   $480.

TOUCH OF FLAME  10cm x 8cm   SOLD                                                       

CONSUMED BY FIRE  10cm x 6cm   SOLD

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FIRE RAVAGED  10cm x 10cm   SOLD

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PEMBERTON ART PRIZE 2021

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STRANGE TIMES  encaustic multi-media  97.5cm x 62.5cm   $1500.   SOLD

WINNER OF SHIRE OF MANJIMUP AWARD 

ARTIST STATEMENT

2020  COVID 19 virus spreading like wildfire over the world. Australia created boundaries closing borders, enforcing physical boundaries of 1.5m between people.  Families were isolated from loved ones.  Galleries, Theatres, Cafes & business closed their doors.

Football teams permitted to cross borders to compete in empty stadiums

2021  Hope on the horizon for a vaccine for COVID 19.

A confirmed case of COVID 19 creates boundaries isolating Perth & Southwest from the rest of W.A.  Boundaries within boundaries.

Disaster strikes in the form of raging Wildfire sweeping across the Hills surrounding Perth. Devastating properties & homes.  Boundaries are imposed preventing people returning home.  Brave firefighters fight to save properties in extreme conditions.

I have chosen the magpie as a symbol of the football team breaking the boundaries flying through the smoke past the NO ENTRY Sign into the path of wildfire. The 2 part frame suggests the boundaries within the state.

STRANGE TIMES

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STANDING TALL  $2500.    SOLD

EXHIBITION of Marilyn Barrington artworks held at

WALPOLE COMMUNITY RESOURCE CENTRE 25th June - 26th July 2019

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SHOWCASING THE WORKS OF THE COLLAGE GROUP OF ARTISTS

MY WORKS FOR THE EXHIBITION ARE ALL ENCAUSTIC.

  

Encaustic medium is beeswax & damar resin which is applied while heated to the substrate and reheated between layers of application.  I use various mediums and techniques to get the Desired result.  

 

 The DREAMTIME  story of how the RED TAILED COCKATOO got its red tail is featured.

 

Also featured are works my emotional response to the effect of drought and fire.

WAITING FOR RAIN artist Marilyn Barringt
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THE SANDS EXPOSE artist Marilyn Barringt
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THEN THE RAINS CAME artist Marilyn Barri
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