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Linda Weil

Linda Weil is a professional artist with over 30 years experience in fine drawing and illustration. Beginning with a career as an artist/illustrator for a variety of top Australian national magazines, she now exhibits her work in a diverse number of galleries and exhibitions throughout Australia.

Her engaging and detailed drawings have won numerous awards; previous Australian Geographic art calendars have featured a selection of Weil's award-winning drawings. She has authored and illustrated How to Draw Lifelike Animals and co-authored The Art of Drawing Animals for the international art publisher, Walter Foster. 

More recently, as Weil explored presenting her work in solo exhibitions, she has branched out in her art practice. Now, the world is a clockwork construct as seen through the eye of Linda Weil’s drawings.

Using the simplest and most common drawing implement, the graphite pencil, her freehand yet exacting and precise drawings explore natural and everyday objects often with a mechanical bent. A rich, expressive and exhaustive medium, Weil uses the humble graphite pencil (with touches of color here and there) to explore a vast range of effects in her works. Needle sharp contour lines to soft velvety depths of shading allow her to travel the boundaries between realism and fantasy, creating her own special mechanistic reality.


Education

RMIT Diploma of Art in Graphic Arts


Classes by Linda Weil
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Drawing Canines
Linda Weil
Monday evening - 9 week term
19 Apr 2021 - 21 Jun 2021
4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Canines are our primary subject matter as we have fun exploring the colour, tone, texture and attitude of our loyal friends.
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Works by Linda Weil

Duck Fight
Linda Weil
56cm (W) x 50cm (H) x 30cm (D)
Graphite and Color Pencil
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