Author Archives: artbypaula

About artbypaula

A free spirit expressing passion for life through artistic interpretation. I love painting, writing, music, travel and photography. I am passionate about conservation, wildlife and the desire to help preserve this wonderful planet we share.

FINDING EDEN

While on a research trip recently to South Africa, together with a friend, we visited the Jane Goodall Institute ‘Chimp Eden’, situated in the Umhloti Nature Reserve, 15 kilometres outside Nelspruit. Cissy and Paula at the entrance of Chimp Eden … Continue reading

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Digging deep can be confronting

I was recently asked to participate in an exhibition at a local gallery of artists self portraits. My immediate reaction was definitely NO! I have never had the desire to paint myself yet if you look back at the history … Continue reading

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Can one person make a difference?

This is a question I ask myself all the time. Sometimes one gets so consumed by all the negativity that surrounds us on social media, in fact in most places that its difficult to find the light! But we have … Continue reading

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TAKING THE PLUNGE

For many years I have been involved with wildlife conservation efforts  focusing on endangered species. I have noticed that there has been a huge shift in the coverage of wildlife crime on social media, especially in the last year. This … Continue reading

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A NEW START

Just over a year and a half ago we decided to move to Dunsborough, 3 hours south west of Perth, Western Australia. Local Meelup beach We had been living in Willetton for the last 20 years in the only home … Continue reading

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On top of the world at Grouse Mountain

When I was recently invited to exhibit my painting ‘To the Point’ with Artists for Conservation, in Vancouver, Canada, I was absolutely delighted! The painting had to be stretched, packed and sent off on another exciting journey. This painting which has not … Continue reading

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Is Australia the answer to saving the rhino

Well I am delighted to say that the ‘Colour In You Life’ video is now on utube. Please check it out, share, comment and lets get the word out there and spread the word for the rhino.  www.youtube.com/watch?v=vgcXE7_4K08 ‘Tears of … Continue reading

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