Pippa Le Lievre

Pippa has a delightful artist studio  Wildflower Art Studio in Kuaotunu Village in the Coromandel.  I met Pippa at the opening exhibition evening of the Mercury Bay Art Escape weekend which is the first two weekends in March.  She is outgoing and interesting to talk to and discuss art with.  Her lovely and well priced […]

Reina Cottier Art

Reina’s studio in Tairua was a lovely place to visit during the Mercury Bay Art Escape as she has vibrant, colourful artworks, cards, calendars and gifts.  Her work is a slight blend of culture with what I would call Coromandel art colours – bright blues, reds and greens.  Her work is a breath of fresh […]

bread & butter gallery

A gallery with plenty to see on two levels in the town centre of Whitianga displaying paintings, prints, local artists works and glass works.  A gallery to take some time in for a gift, or just to view some lovely artworks.  I particularly liked Grant Simpson local seascapes and glass plates which seemed as if […]