About Helen

 

Helen was born in Cambridge and grew up on a Dairy farm in the Whitehall district of New Zealand. She has had an interest in art since a young girl, roaming the countryside from a young age has had a huge influence in becoming the artist she is today. Twenty three years ago she started having a family and took up painting in her spare time. Helen completed a 4 year course with the Learning Connextion in Wellington, majoring a Diploma in Art and Creativity with Honors. She now Paints from her studio at Maraetai Beach. Some of her paintings are painted with a Painting Knife, creating  textural impressionist work while other work is more detailed.
Helen has  had numerous successful exhibitions and sold to many collectors around NZ and overseas. Recently  her work has been selected to exhibit in the NZArtshow 2015.

Helen has lived and travelled all over NZ in a house bus with her family experiencing the beautiful landscapes of the North and South Island and  still regularly visits these places .  All her works are Original and created from inspirations and experiences in her life, inspired by nature wtih a mixture of realism and impressionism.

ARTISTS HISTORY

Year 2000- Telecom Art Award
Year 2006 – Exhibition At Tairua
Year 2007 – Solo Exhibition at Tairua
Year 2009 – Exhibition at Maraetai School
Year 2010 – Exhibition at The Log Cabin , Beachlands
Year 2011 – Diploma of Art with Honors completed
Year 2011 – Exhibition at the Log Cabin Beachlands

Year 2012  – Exhibition at the Log Cabin Beachlands

Year 2013 – Adult art Classes, Exhibition at Log Cabin Beachlands

Year 2013- NZArtshow, Strathalon Art Festival, Piece of work Gallery

Year 2013 – Chairperson for Coast and Country Art Collective

Year 2014 – Selected into the NZArtshow

 

Email Helen here –  helenblair@rocketmail.com

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TESTIMONIALS

”Great painting”. ”Helen has captured the thrill of downhill sailing in this painting. makes me want to go sailing”.” look forward to viewing more of her work. materials used are obviously of a high quality”. Cheers, Greg

”This is the second painting we have bought from Helen and they just keep getting better. Helen is a very talented artist. Highly recommended artist.  Regards, Megan

”Helen is such a talented artist – photos do not do her work justice. Totally genuine . Recommend to all.

”Helen – your art work is amazing. I am saving up to buy some more of your work!! I love the pieces I have – they will have pride of place. Thanks again.

”A talented artist who sent the painting I purchased very quickly and exceedingly carefully packaged. The painting arrived in fantastic condition. I look forward to buying more paintings from her…. :)

”Absolutely lovely painting. My wife loves the Kakabeak. Looks great against the feature wall. Thanks Helen.

”Excellent to deal with and Wonderful works of art, thoroughly recommend her paintings, great enthusiastic family.

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