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In 2017 Martin started work on a series of artwork in Champagne Boxes filled with layers of collage. The story continues...

Gregorys Butterfly Collection                     In 2017 Martin Watson entered the Ryde Council’s 'SWAP' Sustainable Waste Art Prize. All artworks are made from recycled materials. The exhibition’s focus is on, ‘the creative use of waste materials to make art, creating a better quality object or one of higher...

[caption id="attachment_1438" align="alignright" width="321"] Hansel and Gretel[/caption] [caption id="attachment_1446" align="alignnone" width="326"] Gingerbread House[/caption] In December 2017 Martin Watson was commissioned by The Flip Flop Theatre Group to produce artwork for the posters of their latest play, Hansel and Gretel. Martin produced two artworks, both collage on paper,...

In 2016 Martin Watson was commissioned by The Flip Flop Theatre Group to do an artwork for their end of year performance of Red Riding Hood. The artworks were used for the Red Riding Hood Theatre Poster and Cast Poster for the show. Martin completed...

Shack Life Exhibition Opening, Hazelhurst Gallery 22 April 2017. Far left, ‘Hal's Shack Interior’ by Martin Watson We were lucky to attend the ‘Shack Life’ exhibition opening at Hazelhurst Gallery on Saturday 22nd April 2017. The show was a great success, packed with people, great artworks and...

In February and March 2017 Martin Watson conducted a five week Stencil and Collage Self-portrait Workshop at Monte Sant' Angelo Merci College, North Sydney. Martin produced an artwork, called Stencil Self Portrait, (see below) using the techniques planned for the workshop to show the students...

In 2015 Martin Watson’s artwork Roley Poley Park, won the Ryde Art Prize, it was also acquired by Ryde Council. On the 3rd March 2015 along with the opening ceremony of the newly renovated West Ryde Library, the artwork was hung in the West Ryde...

Artist Martin Watson was awarded the winner of the 2015 Ryde Art Prize for his work, 'Roley Poley Park', at the Ryde Art Society's Annual Exhibition opening ceremony on Friday 23rd October 2015. The prize is for art with the subject matter of a location in the Ryde area....

November 2013 The mural was completed for St Dunstan's Pre-school by Martin Watson in November 2013. Below are images of the mural panels, both together and separate. The teachers of St Dunstan's Pre-school will often bring the children out to admire the mural and ask them...