Keiko Tanabe and Thomas Schaller are two of the most sought after watercolorists working today. Their paintings are held in notable private and public collections. For those of you engaged in becoming a watercolour painter you might like to check out this excellent article where Tanabe and Schaller pass on some advice.

And Trevor of Canberra has passed on the information that the National Gallery of Australia (Canberra) has an exhibition on Love and Desire: Pre-Raphaelite Masterpieces from the Tate.

These masterpieces are rarely lent and most have never been seen in Australia before—this exhibition is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.