Linda Weil

About Linda:

Linda Weil is a talented and skilled professional artist with over 30 years experience in drawing mediums. Specializing in all forms of drawing, her work has won numerous drawing awards and is shown in a variety of galleries and exhibitions throughout Australia including the prestigious Mortimore prize for Drawing. She has authored and illustrated ‘How to Draw Lifelike Animals’ and co-authored ‘The Art of Drawing Animals’ and ‘Drawing Lifelike Subjects’ for the well known international art publisher, Walter Foster. Linda’s unique works also feature on Derwent pencil products worldwide. Linda teaches regular drawing classes, workshops and demonstrations in Victoria, workshops interstate and private tutoring sessions.

Major  Awards

Best Drawing: 2013 Flinders Art Show

1st Runner Up - AGRA Animals in Art 2013

Best Pastel or Drawing: 2013 Easter Art Show, Rotary Club of Alexandra

Best in Show: ‘Art of Nature’ 2013, 11th Annual Exhibition WABA

Best Other Work on Paper: Dromana Rotary Art Show 2012

Best Traditional Wildlife; ‘The Art of Nature 2012’ WABA annual exhibition

Best Drawing Flinders Art Show 2012

Overall Winner #1 (joint) Wildlife Art @ Discovery 2012

Best Other Work on Paper: Dromana Rotary Art Show 2011

Best drawing of subject of North Eastern Victoria, Wangaratta art show 2010

First Prize, Section IV, 2008 Leongatha Rotary Art Show

Best Other Medium under $1,000, 2008 Mount View Art Exhibition

2006 Geoff Douglas Memorial Award WASA ‘Wild Awards’

Best Original Drawing, 2006 Bayside Art show

Best Drawing, 2005 Hamilton North Rotary Art Show

Gold Award, 2004 Pakenham/Cardina Shire Art Exhibition (Yakerboo)

Best Other Medium, 2002 Dromana Autumn Art Show

For a full CV, list of awards or to view more of Linda’s work, visit her website: http://home.exetel.com.au/lindaweil - or just ‘google’ Linda Weil

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