INTRO KELLY GUDGEON: Have you ever seen a mango flowers in bloom? Or been up close and personal with a beekeeper? Neither had Carnarvon artist Sue Helmot… that was until she took on a two year stint as an artist in residence for the Gascoyne Food Council. As part of her residency, Sue sat amongst […]

Sue Helmot Artist

This outback artist captures rural food production on canvas after immersing herself watching local agriculture. Click here to listen to the interview on


Thrilled to be featured in the 2019 Carnarvon and Coral Bay Destination Magazine to share what inspires my art practice and work during my residency with the Gascoyne Food Council.  What an honour to be included amongst so many other local businesses who are passionate about providing unique and high quality experiences to our community […]


Sue Helmot’s next solo show ‘Frontier of Food’ will showcase Sue’s new collection of paintings inspired by food production in the Gascoyne landscape. “When you look at the landscape in the Gascoyne, it’s hard to conceive that it has the capacity to grow fruit and vegetables and graze livestock.  I see it as being unique […]