29 March to 6 April 2024 

The Bay and the Dog


I love the way dogs enjoy the beach and that Apollo Bay has so many dog lovers. On any morning I see this scene when I go walking, though the dog and the colours will change!

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70cm x 52cm

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Cathy Donovan is an Apollo Bay artist. Her passions are intaglio printmaking, watercolour painting and pastel portraits. She is known for the textures and atmospheric colour of her printmaking, the luminosity of her watercolours and penchant for seagulls and abstract portraits. Her works have been exhibited within Victoria at various exhibitions including annually at the Apollo Bay Art Show, the Birregurra Art Show and other places such as the Meat Market Art Gallery, Gryphon Gallery and in local exhibitions for the Diamond Valley Arts Society. Cathy also provides private group or individual tuition in watercolour painting, and has a Bachelor of Art & Education from Melbourne University majoring in painting and textiles.