Wednesday, August 31, 2011

A Bonnie Baby Girl!

We are delighted to introduce Emma’s brand new baby girl Bonnie. She was born 9 August, weighing a robust 10 pounds. Mother and daughter are both very well.

Thursday, August 25, 2011

Congratulations to the 2011 Wallace Art Awards finalists

Congratulations to Stafford Allpress, Louise McRae, Natasha Cantwell, Ryuzo Nishida, Mark Rayner and Sarah Williams - all finalists in this year's Wallace Art Awards. Their works will be on show from 6th September at the TSB Bank Wallace Arts Centre at Pah Homestead, 72 Hillsborough Rd, Hillsborough.

Stafford Allpress, entry form, wood, plastic, foam, paper, enamel, 40x40x49mm

Louise McRae, Inhale, charred kauri, oil and silver leaf on kauri, 800x1050mm

Natasha Cantwell, Sean and Sparrow, unique c-type photograph, 508x660mm

Ryuzo Nishida, Pink Elephant, aluminium, acrylic & oil on steel and modelling clay

Mark Rayner, Her Mummy's Voice Moneybox (Susan Boyle and 'Pebbles'), glazed ceramic, 200x380x140mm

Sarah Williams, a monument somewhere in Europe, oil on board, 310x310mm

Monday, August 1, 2011

Congratulations to Belinda Griffiths

Belinda Griffiths has won the Wine Label Award and as a result, her work Breathe will feature on 10,000 bottles of Marlborough sauvignon blanc and Martinborough pinot noir. The “Griffiths Series” wines are due out before Christmas. Watch out for Belinda’s contribution to Seed’s annual Christmas show in November.

above:'s general Manager Michael Mebus and Breathe by Belinda Griffiths
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