Tricia Hewlett Art

Wildlife Artist

Sep 9, 2019

Welcome to my New Website

Welcome to Tricia Hewlett Artist’s
“Window on the World”

I have been in the “business of art” for a year. To celebrate this milestone, I have set up a new website www.triciahewlettart.nz, linking my felt.co.nz shop for sales and this blog page for information.

If you have a moment, please take a look at my website and feel free to offer any advice or critique you feel would make it a better experience for art appreciators.

The moment I pushed the button to “go live”with my new website.

Thanks for taking the time to check out my new blog.

Nga Mihi, Tricia

Marking Books

Marking Books

& making bookmarks. Are you a reader? Despite being a very slow reader I love books. Being a slow reader and reading multiple books at any one time, means I make good use of bookmarks. So, I made some. Some for me and some for you. Each of these wooden backed...

Autumnal Tails Series

Autumnal Tails Series

Fantails, a common NZ native bird loved by many, are fun, friendly, and fragile. I have created a series of artworks in celebration of these critters called Autumnal Tails. Fantail do not tend to live more than 3 years as they are susceptible to winter’s cold....

The Birds are Busy…

The Birds are Busy…

I love this time of year!The birds have been busy and their young are fledging. Fledglings are curious and not very not "street-smart" so we often get closer to them than their parents. They tend to sit and check us out checking them out. Freshly Fledged Fantail...

Are You Journal Mad, Too?

Are You Journal Mad, Too?

I love notebooks.Actually, I love all stationery, but journals have a special place on my stationery shelves.  I love the idea of journals as a collection of thoughts, a place to collate information, for doodles and drawings...but more than that, I love notebooks...

Flight Series

Flight Series

Flight Series II - Kingfisher Inspiration:I have been thinking about this flight series for some time.Birds in flight can be so recognisable, even in silhouette seen against the sky with no colour or detail.The silhouette view of birds has drawn my attention since I...

Creating my Songbird Series

Creating my Songbird Series

 We have so many wonderful song birds in Aotearoa/NZ. I have been thinking about two art ideas for a while: how to represent our songbirds in an original way and using paste medium to create interesting painted backgrounds.​These ideas have come together in...