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WORKSHOPS AND RESIDENCIES
2016 Invited to teach a painting course at Art in the Algarve Portugal
2015 Invited to conduct Art Workshops at Bitumen to Bulldust Festival Walgett
2014 Artist in Residence at Jiwar Creation at Barcelona Spain
2012 Artist in Residence at Ondarte International Art Residency at Akumal Mexico

Featured in INTERNATIONAL CONTEMPORARY ARTISTS VOLUME 4

RECENT SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2015 Real and Imagined Haven Fine Arts Gallery
2014 No Boundaries Weswal Gallery Tamworth

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
Self-Expressionists Annual Group Exhibitions from 2007 until present.

Small Images - October 2009,
Sunset Gallery - latest works October - 2010

Boudour Exhibition
Sails Resort Port Macquarie 2009, 2010

Local Narratives Exhibition
The Glasshouse Port Macquarie July - Sept 2009

NORTHERN EXPOSURE EXHIBITION
Glasshouse Port Macquarie 2010, 2012, 2014

MEDIA
Featured on Art Nation ABC TV Sunday 21 February 2010

CLASSES  AT PORT MACQUARIE WITH JUDY
Currently four classes each week in Creative Acrylics and Mixed Media. Contact Judy for details or bookings.

WORKSHOPS
Painting workshop Christmas Island August 2010

Judy Jelsma Painting Workshop

Judy Jelsma Painting Workshop

Life Drawing Workshop Nurses Conference
Port Macquarie February 2010

Judy Jelsma Painting Workshop

Regular weekend workshops conducted – also available on request.

Creative/motivational workshops are available for Clubs or Corporate Groups.

Feature artist at Butterflies Gallery Pokolbin, Hunter Valley from October 2009

 

RECENT PRIZES
1st prize Still Life and 1st prize Contemporary at Summer Showcase Exhibition 2015
1st prize oil/acrylic Summer Showcase Exhibition 2014
1st prize Contemporary at Port Macquarie Easter Art Exhibition 2014
1st prize Contemporary at Summer Showcase Exhibition 2013
1st prize contemporary section Port Macquarie Easter Art Exhibition 2011
1st prize portrait section Port Macquarie Easter Art Exhibition 2008, 2011
1st prize Hastings Heritage Award Port Macquarie Easter Art 2002, 2005

Finalist at the Eutick Memorial Still Life Award (EMSLA) 2008 & 2010

Finalist in Manning Prize at Manning Regional Gallery Taree 2009 & 2011

TRAVELS
Attended drawing workshop at Fiji with Wendy Sharpe November 2010

Christmas Island August 2010 including visits to the male Detention Centre and involvement with women asylum seekers weekly activities group demonstrating portraiture.

image: Asylumn seekers arriving at Christmas Island

A recent trip to India confirmed Judy's love of rich bright colours in her artworks.

   

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