Maria’s Garden, Clothes Line

Finalist, Adelaide Perry Prize for Drawing 2018

maria's garden - clothes line final a4sm

It is at the clothesline that Maria’s garden combines practicality and decoration in an uniquely Australian way. The Hill’s Hoist is ringed by geraniums and mown grass, with an outer ring of pot plants and flowers, all grown from ‘cuts’.

Pastel, charcoal on Arches paper, 75 x 109 cm