Ann Steer Artist – Up Close & Personal

West Australian painter Ann Steer challenges herself continually to capture the beautiful moments seen and experienced on our West Coast beaches and by creating a painting that captures an emotion and atmosphere that the viewer can suggest their own emotive response to.  Ann has spent the past year’s experimenting through bravery, mistakes and a determination to grow and […]

Shirley Fisher Artist – Up Close & Personal

Shirley Fisher has made an impact at JahRoc Galleries over the past seven years whilst exhibiting her landscape and seascape paintings in our gallery. Shirley’s use of a vibrant palette creates the spontaneity and freshness depicting the unique light and colours of Western Australia and has captivated many viewers in awe. Shirley Fisher has been a professional artist for […]

Jane Pestell-Litten Artist – Up Close & Personal

Perth born Jane Pestell-Litten is a trans-Tasman artist based in Arrowtown, New Zealand. Since commencing painting in 2007 Jane has been final listed in a number of awards from the Black Swan Portrait Prize through to the Limestone Prize in South Australia and most recently a semi finalist in the 2015 Doug Moran Portrait Prize. Her […]

Susan Angwin Artist – Up Close & Personal

Susan Angwin is an established West Australian Artist who is in her heaven working out of a bush block art studio in the Porongerups, bathed by the tranquility around her which opens up her create energy. The ocean of this South Coast is also a subject greatly explored by Susan and expressed in her abstract style that […]

Bec Juniper opening night and Duncan Ord speech

Saturday night 27th December brought a joyous crowd into JahRoc Galleries for the opening night of “PERSONAL CULT OF THE LAND” by BEC JUNIPER. The crowd enjoyed the speeches, the opening speech by DUNCAN ORD, Director General Department of Culture and the Arts, who spoke about his family connection with Bec Juniper and her father […]

A Brush With Birds Opening Night

We had a fantastic crowd celebrating the opening of KAY GIBSON exhibition “A Brush With Birds” on the 15th November.  Local to Margaret River, Kay had many friends and family come and admire this amazing body of work encorporating many different techniques such as Fumage, Embossing, Printmaking, Painting. Kay is so diverse in her art […]

Kay Gibson – A Brush With Birds – opening 15 November 2014

Join the opening celebration at JahRoc Galleries, Margaret River for the opening of “A Brush With Birds” by local artist KAY GIBSON….. To be opened by Dr Felicity Haynes, please RSVP if you would like to attend on the 15th November at 6pm till 8pm. With wines by Swings and Roundabouts and stunning paintings of […]

KAY GIBSON – UP CLOSE AND PERSONAL – Artist, Painter, Printmaker

Margaret River Artist Kay Gibson tells us all about her life as an artist. In this feature we are getting to know how it all began for Kay’s artistic journey and what lays ahead. Stunning paintings of the beautiful and unique birdlife of the South West by Kay Gibson, Margaret River will be on show […]

FELICIA ARONEY – Artist/Painter

Read this Q&A with artist Felicia Aroney and find out what drives her to create these amazing paintings… When did you first feel the desire to be artistic and realize you had talent?My mother realized I had a talent for art well before I did. In her diary entry she wrote that she had “observed […]

New artist to the gallery – FELICIA ARONEY

JAHROC GALLERIES are very excited to introduce a new artist to their collection – FELICIA ARONEY Felicia was born and grew up in Perth, WA and paints happy, textural paintings of Australian bird life and flora using an energetic application of acrylics using a palette knife, coming in with the detail in fine oils. She […]