Lynne Parfitt

ABOUT ARTIST 

LYNNE PARFITT BBus, BSc(Hons), MEd. 

Lynne is an award-winning artist who studied for 3 years at the Julian Ashton Art SchoolSydney, in the 1970’s. Since then, she has been on a journey discovering herself as an artist, scholar and educator; travelling, teaching Information Technology at Q.U.T. International College, and currently, teaching art to people with disabilities.  

Figures are an important element in Lynne’s artworks, including portraiture, figures, and landscapesusing oils, acrylics and pastels. She loves to capture the personality of people, and is fascinated with colour, movement and atmosphere in scenes. All her artworks are original and inspired from the impact of being on the spot. 

AWARDS AND EXHIBITIONS 

2017  Winner Portrait/Figures – D’arcy Doyle Awards 

2017  Winner Artists’ Choice Award – RQAS Gold Coast  

2016  Winner Peoples’ Choice – RQAS Gold Coast 

2016  Highly Commended – Woman’s Health & Wellbeing Expo 
2016  Solo Exhibition at RQAS Gold Coast 

2015  Featured Artist in “This Is Art” Exhibition at Gallery 9 Melbourne 

2015  Featured Artist in “Art for Arts Sake” Exhibition at Gallery 9 Melbourne 

2014  Finalist  D’arcy Doyle Awards