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Katy Buess ­­­— artist, printmaker, illustrator

illustrations/drawings


BALANCE
BALANCE, 2014
(in response to ‘Motorcycle Ballerina’, a poem by Ruth Arnison)
Gouache and pencil on paper



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GREEN TEA, 2013 sold
(in response to a poem by Dale Ritterbusch)
Watercolour and pencil on paper


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Illustrations for University Book Shop (Otago) Ltd. brochure, 2010
Pen and ink on Fabriano Tiepolo


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POSTCARDS FROM WAIKAKA..., 2010 sold
Ink, gouache and shellac on paper


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31 KALA LIF, 2009
Gouache & watercolour on Fabriano Tiepolo


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TUNA FISH (caught on the GEJA Fishing Boat, Vanuatu) 2009
Watercolour, paper size 300mm x 210mm



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Part of a series of alphabet cards used for teaching in Vanuatu, 2008




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Map illustration for ‘Looking for Darwin’ by Lloyd Spencer Davis, 2007



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Book cover illustration for ‘Time to Smell the Roses’ by Lois Galer, 2005




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Map illustration for ‘Aunt Effie and the Island that Sank’ by Jack Lasenby, 2004




When in Vanuatu I started drawing again, with an emphasis on pencil portraits of local Ni-Vanuatu. I continued to draw portraits of local people when in Timor-Leste in 2013.

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Pencil Drawings, 2009 & 2013



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Assorted life drawings in charcoal and pastel.



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TORTOISESHELL CAT, 2004
Coloured pencils on cartridge paper







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© 2015 Katherine Buess