Sue Helmot Australian artist

Hi Everyone, I’m sharing a few pics from our trip to the magnificent Kenney Range National Park last weekend. Once we were given the green light to travel within our region I was keen to escape to this remote slice of wilderness to slow down and become immersed in nature with Scott and my paints. […]

Outback landscape oil on ceramic Sue Helmot

Hi everyone, I hope that you are all keeping well and happy during this topsy-turvy time.  It’s funny how many of us are looking at things differently now. We are taking on new projects to refresh our gardens and homes which even more than ever have become our sanctuary. In the studio I have started […]

Sue Helmot Artist in her studio in Carnarvon in the remote Gascoyne region of Western Australia

I’m excited to fling open my studio door this coming weekend and welcome you to pop in for a chat and a peak at my busy little creative space. Hanging on my studio walls are a selection of new works including Nightfall and small works on paper inspired by our stunning Gascoyne landscape, along with a few […]

Exhibition by Sue Helmot Artist on the digital tower at Yagan Square in Perth CBD

I have just received these photos and would like to share them with you.  They feature another three of my paintings currently being screened on the Yagan Square Digital Tower in Perth City. The digital tower is seen by over 60,000 people each day!  It’s such a dynamic way to bring art to the public […]

Exhibition by Sue Helmot Artist on the digital tower at Yagan Square in Perth CBD

I am so excited to announce that a number of my paintings have been selected to be screened on the digital tower at Yagan Square in Perth city over the coming months. The digital tower is seen by 60,000 people each day! I was treated to a special viewing of my artworks during twilight this […]

Sue Helmot Artist on the front cover of Ripe Magazine Farm Weekly Western Australia

Thrilled to have my recent work featured in the latest issue of Ripe, a monthly horticulture and lifestyle magazine published by Farm Weekly, WA’s biggest rural newspaper.  You can imagine my surprise when I popped up on the front cover! Click here to read the story: http://specialpubs.austcommunitymedia.com.au/farm_weekly/ripeseptember2019/ Thank you to Mollie Tracey and the team […]

Sweeter Banana's truck collecting banana's from plantations around the river in Carnarvon by Sue Helmot Artist

Spring is the time when nature and food production thrives in the Gascoyne.  While many crops are being harvested others are flowering and pollinating.  Seafood is caught on the moon cycle. The landscape comes alive with bursts of colour and human activity. I have been busy over the last few weeks quickly capturing this narrative […]

Sue Helmot with chefs Brendan Pang, Nathan Thomas and Lucas Fernandes at the opening night of Sue's solo exhibition From The Source A Landscape of Food at the Carnarvon Regional Gallery in Western Australia

Last night was the opening of my solo show ‘From The Source: A Landscape of Food’. As I looked around gallery I realised that so many of you have in some way played an important role in my work and have been on this journey with me as Artist in Residence with the Gascoyne Food […]

At Sea Shark Bay oil on canvas by Sue Helmot Artist who is based in Carnarvon in the Gascoyne region of Western Australia

‘At Sea – Shark Bay Blue Swimmer Crabs’ is the latest painting in my Gascoyne Food series as Artist-in-Residence for the Gascoyne Food Council. It’s part of the line up for my upcoming exhibition ‘From the Source – A Landscape of Food’ at the Carnarvon Community Art Space from 6 – 18 August during the […]

Carnarvon Farm oil on canvas by Sue Helmot Artist who is based in Carnarvon in the Gascoyne region of Western Australia

Inspiration for my latest painting  ‘Carnarvon Farm’ came from crouching  in a landscape of sweet potato with my oils taking a close look at sunlit young green leaves growing in rich red soil.   I approach the start of my paintings immersed in the landscape to capture colour and get a feel for how it all […]