Lyn Wins Weellam Waltzing Matilda Outback Art Show
Lyn Wins 1st Prize in Weellam Waltzing Matilda Outback Art Show 2010 with Her Portrait "Man From Jondaryn"
The portrait done from life in oils was judged and awarded 1st prize for its outstanding use of colour, technique, and accuracy; caputuring not only the sitter but also the story behind his life.
Also this portrait aimed to portray the hardship often encountered and endurance need and shown by the men and woman how call the outback home.
Lyn meet the sitter at the "Heavy Horse Festival" in Jondaryn while exhibiting and gathering reference material for her works.