Living Things


Living Things is from my Aqueous exhibition, exploring the emotional connection between water as an essential life force and the
creative process of transformation and growth.

  • 812 x 812 mm
  • Acrylic, watercolour ink, pencil & wax pastel on raw canvas
  • 2022 signed with authenticity certificate


Please see framing options below.

Living Things is from my recent Aqueous exhibition, exploring the emotional connection between water as an essential life force and the
creative process of transformation and growth.

Water is a fundamental life force for all biological species. Without water, nothing can thrive. Both water and creativity are amorphous, always changing
and adapting to the surrounding forces, in a constant state of flux.



There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “Living Things”

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


Watercolour Workshop at The Lorn Rose Farm

Watercolour Workshop at The Lorn Rose Farm


Watercolour painting at the Lorn Rose Farm is back!

It’s your time to discover watercolour painting and unlock your inner artist, with me, Amanda, guiding your every brushstroke.

Are you yearning to explore an outlet for your artistic potential with watercolour painting? Reserve your afternoon of dream painting today.

  • Limited spots ensure personalised attention, even if you haven’t painted before!
  • I teach the insider techniques you won’t find in a book.
  • The Lorn Rose Farm is the only place I teach my proven method of watercolour painting.
  • All inclusive VIP experience (you are the VIP-very important painter).
  • Relax and enjoy quality materials and farm-fresh afternoon tea.

Don’t miss the NEXT beautiful watercolour workshop in the studio.

Saturday 4th November 2023
1.30pm – 4.30pm
The Lorn Rose Farm Studio

VIP spots are strictly limited to 8 people, and the world is waiting to see your masterpiece.

BOOK your spot today!




Creative workplace workshop

Creative workplace workshop


Are you looking for a way to improve the creative potential of your team? Creativity in the workplace is key to helping teams prosper – foster a creative mindset, and you can unlock countless possibilities. But no matter how much businesses want to promote creativity and inspire their teams; it can be difficult to find the time amongst often hectic work routines.

Research shows that investing in restorative experiences will have a positive influence on the overall health of your business – allowing everyone plenty of time for higher-quality problem solving and enhanced emotional states, meaning more productive thought and better outcomes.

We recognise these crucial benefits by providing ways to jumpstart originality. Led by award winning designer, artist and creativity facilitator, Amanda O’Bryan*, our art-based workshops and events will help your team unleash their creativity and inspire renewed enthusiasm and collaboration in the workplace.

Let us create work specific outcomes that will help your team get their creative juices flowing through a fun, playful creative painting experience – with no prior art experience required!

As countless companies have already learned, creativity is an investment that pays dividends, don’t let your team’s imaginations be confined by boundaries. Let us help you link creativity to purpose and show them how play can lead to rewards!

Your bottom line won’t just thank you for the investment – your team will too!

From the Hunter Valley wine region, Maitland, Newcastle, Port Stephens and Sydney, contact Amanda HERE today to book a workshop for your business.

*Amanda is a trained artist, designer and facilitator in the Creative Problem Solving Model, from the Creative Education Foundation , New York. Read Amanda’s full bio HERE

Art Picnics

Art Picnics


Welcome to the VIP Art Picnic, a private art experience with Creative Queen Bees that is sure to relax your mind and restore your spirit, all while having fun. With us, you will be taken on a unique journey into unlocking your creativity – even if you don’t think you are an arty or creative person!

Our Creative Queen Bees VIP ( very important painter) art picnic days focus on providing a stylishly-curated and exquisitely designed experience. Make yourself comfortable at our one-of-a-kind art picnics, personally designed with an inviting style for connecting with creativity and relaxation. Everything has been considered – premium quality paints and materials await alongside art-themed refreshments and boutique, local Hunter Valley sparkling wines.

You will take part in a mindful creative practice during this art workshop and create beautiful pieces that capture your heart, hands, and mind. Expertly guided by artist and designer Amanda O’Bryan who will support and encourage you as each of your brush strokes comes alive in its own little piece of magic. And don’t worry if you haven’t picked up a brush since school days – our lessons are suitable for beginners or intermediates alike.

If it’s time to take some needed time out, why not treat yourself and arrange a special day with your friends at a VIP Art Picnic? It’s the perfect way for women who want something connected and creative, with a sense of inner peace thrown in for good measure. Come join us on this journey of beautiful exploration and unlock the unbounded potential within!

We help you create the perfect atmosphere to make sure your guests get quality time out. Whether you’re catching up with friends, celebrating a special occasion, bridal tea, ladies day, fundraising event or Christmas party- we provide everything you need for an unforgettable day of creativity and connection. From the Hunter Valley wine region, Maitland, Newcastle, Port Stephens and Sydney, book your date, and we do the rest!

Why not consider a VIP art picnic at your next gathering? Contact Amanda HERE today more more information.


    Your Cart
    Your cart is emptyReturn to Shop