Author Archives: juliepodstolski

About juliepodstolski

I am a realist artist who works in coloured pencils.

Impressions

I am spending a couple of hours each day at my art exhibition “Entranced”.  In this exhibition I have several works from the past five years as well as a series of 2017 drawings. While at the gallery I am … Continue reading

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Walk

The pedestrian signal is green, inviting me to cross Quai de l’Hôtel de Ville and perhaps traverse Pont d’Arcole to Ile de la Cité.  And really, is there any better way to explore Paris than to walk? The two small … Continue reading

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Rhapsody in Gold

On 22 October 2016 I wrote in my journal, “Sigh!  I sure am feeling lazy.  I don’t really want to go anywhere”.  However I forced myself out of my little apartment on rue de Poitou and set off for an … Continue reading

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Daydream

Daydream – a pleasant fantasy or reverie. “Daydream” is my second drawing from a photograph I took in Pontocho, Kyoto in the spring of 2013.  The first drawing is “Promenade”, February 2016. I was persuaded to let Matthew (husband) keep … Continue reading

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Treading the Boards

In a theatrical setting; the port of Fremantle lit by morning sunshine, a seagull steps along a wooden plank with the studied deliberation of an actor treading the boards. This drawing will be one of 21 Julie Podstolski drawings exhibited … Continue reading

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On the Rocks

The latest additions to my drawing series headed for Kidogo Arthouse in September 2017 are “On the Rocks 1” and “On the Rocks 2”.    These drawings will be the smallest in the exhibition at 195 x 200 mm each. In … Continue reading

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Flames and Rainbows

It is mid-winter in Perth.   Close to my house the flame trees are flowering. On our way home from coffee Matthew and I stop to reflect on the lorikeet action going on in the trees. Our delight in watching the … Continue reading

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