About Sharon Anderson
Sharon works as a practising visual artist and art teacher from her studio/gallery. Her main mediums are painting, screenprinting, cyanotype and pastel drawing. In 2018 she experimented in painting and graduated with a High Distinction in Masters of Visual Arts at Federation University; The Gippsland Centre for Art and Design. Sharon began lecturing in painting, printmaking and other media at Federation University, a chance to pass on her skills.
As part of Sharon’s business, Art-Fx, she designs and screenprints a range of artworks and tea towels. Commissioned pet portraits in pastel are created from photographs. Examples of previous portraits are in the Pet Portrait Gallery. If you are interested in a special portrait please contact Sharon for more details.
As an advocate for community art, Sharon has been involved with the Artist Run Initiative; ARC Yinnar since 1984. Arc is a unique space as it is the longest continuously run artist space in Australia.
Sharon is a founding member of Moartz (est 2000) another respected community arts organisation which runs the annual Open Studios Latrobe event.