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5 hours ago

Donald James Waters

๐Ÿ’™๐Ÿ–ผThank you so much Don Waters for our beautiful art now a centre piece in our home for years to come. So special when the artist comes to see it hanging on the wall. ... See MoreSee Less

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How good is technology?!

A quick ๐Ÿ“ธ using your phone into the #artrooms app and you can imagine how good a DJW artwork would look hanging on your wall whilst itโ€™s still sitting on the easel waiting for the paint to dry.

All of the artworks pictured here, will be displayed at DJWโ€™s upcoming show at the Beenleigh Show Hall on May 12 - Save the date!
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How good is technology?! 

A quick ๐Ÿ“ธ using your phone into the #artrooms app and you can imagine how good a DJW artwork would look hanging on your wall whilst itโ€™s still sitting on the easel waiting for the paint to dry. 

All of the artworks pictured here, will be displayed at DJWโ€™s upcoming show at the Beenleigh Show Hall on May 12 - Save the date!

 

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Matthew Collard

Brilliant.

I have one which I adore and gaze at everyday and I still don't think I've discovered everything in it. I would love another!

Rachel Lawton bottom right and top right are my picks!!!!

Thatโ€™s a bit clever

Awesome... what are the price ranges for artwork?

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6 days ago

Donald James Waters

Great to get to the unveiling of the Beenleigh Tree of Life hosted by Quota International of Beenleigh Inc on the weekend. International artist and local Donald James Waters did a fantastic job painting a mural that encapsulates our local community. ... See MoreSee Less

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Day 4: โ€˜Tree of Lifeโ€™ Mural for 100 Years of Quota

Putting the final touches on for todayโ€™s opening.
Looks spectacular!
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Day 4: โ€˜Tree of Lifeโ€™ Mural for 100 Years of Quota

Putting the final touches on for todayโ€™s opening.
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Looks a little like something that hangs in my house! Gorgeous!

Fantastic!! ( Checked it out this afternoon). ๐ŸŽ‰

Another beauty uncle don, love it xx

Great work Don xx

Can t wait to see it

Looks great

Amazing image seeing that every day xx

Looks great Don

Where are you Donald James Waters?

Amazing

Looks great Don!

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#christchurch

 

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definitely!! love colleen

Powerful

So very true!

Tragic ...

Says it all!

These events sadden and sicken me ๐Ÿ˜ข These words are so true.

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Day 2 โ€˜Tree of Lifeโ€™ Mural in 45 seconds.... ... See MoreSee Less

 

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AMAZING

โ™ฅ๏ธโ™ฅ๏ธโ™ฅ๏ธโ™ฅ๏ธโ™ฅ๏ธ

Loving it

Looks awesome. Can't wait to see it on Sunday ๐Ÿ™‚

That is beautiful Donald James Waters

Looks great

Yep literally up a ladder!! Itโ€™s looking great! See you this week!

I hope there is a little red door in there somewhere. โค๏ธ

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Day 2: โ€˜Tree of Lifeโ€™ Mural celebrating 100 Years of Quota. ... See MoreSee Less

 

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Bloody hell your quick !!

It will look amazing,canโ€™t wait to see it.

Up down up down. Its a stringent exercise regime as well as creating a beautiful piece of art ๐Ÿคฃ๐Ÿ˜‚

That looks so wonderful and really amazing. Love it Don

Looking good

It's looking amazing Don!๐ŸŒณ๐Ÿ’š ๐ŸŒณ You look way too comfortable perched on that ladder ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜‚

Omgosh Don ! You are amazing ๐Ÿ˜‰

Iโ€™m coming down just to hold that ladder for you!!! ๐Ÿ™‚

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2 weeks ago

Donald James Waters

Day 1 done and dusted on Quotaโ€™s โ€˜Tree of Lifeโ€™ Mural.

More tomorrow, now ๐Ÿท.
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Day 1 done and dusted on Quotaโ€™s โ€˜Tree of Lifeโ€™ Mural.

More tomorrow, now ๐Ÿท.

 

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I was in Beenleigh quota for years and Iโ€™m a Jacobs well resident now so this one makes my heart sing ๐ŸŽต

Beautiful!

Wow! That is going to be one huge mural!๐ŸŒณ๐Ÿ’š๐ŸŽจ

Wow, brilliant

Renee Beardsley

Wow looking amazing

I'm loving this, will be great to see the finished work !

Thatโ€™s supercalyfragalistiexpialidocious xxx

Iโ€™ve just noticed your little shadow xxx

Be careful on that ladder Don. Were hoping to arrange a return trip to us in Bunbury next year. We want you walking ๐Ÿ˜‰๐Ÿ˜‰

Your a legend

Amazing

What a huge undertaking,will be fantastic.

Looks amazing don!

๐Ÿท๐Ÿทgreat minds think alike

Can't wait to see the finished work Donald!! ๐Ÿ˜€โœจ Enjoy your red!! ๐Ÿพ๐Ÿท

So excited to see the progress. โค๏ธ

Looking great Don

I donโ€™t need to wait until itโ€™s finished, Donald Waters, you are a Superstar!!!!!!!

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2 weeks ago

Donald James Waters

From an artistโ€™s perspective ...

Laying down some intricate charcoal work over an abstract acrylic base - ready for some content!

No filters required, gorgeous colours!
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From an artistโ€™s perspective ...

Laying down some intricate charcoal work over an abstract acrylic base - ready for some content! 

No filters required, gorgeous colours!

 

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Love all your colours

Beautiful colours! ๐Ÿ˜ฎ

I l๐Ÿ˜ve these colours Don. ๐Ÿ˜

Donald James Waters, this is another stunning piece, and I love the colours. ๐Ÿ’•๐Ÿ’™

So beautiful and bright ๐Ÿ˜€๐Ÿ‘

Wow amazing

Love the colours in that piece, when are you coming back to WA Don,

๐Ÿ’—

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2 weeks ago

Donald James Waters

Check out this promo vid for the โ€˜Tree of Lifeโ€™ mural DJW is completing for Junior Quota in the coming weeks! Exciting stuff!

Junior Quota Beenleigh
Beenleigh Tree of Life: Coming Soon to the Beenleigh Town Square!

Here's an insight into what this art piece is all about! Make sure to check it out at Quota Fun Day #JQBeenleigh
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It will be inspirational ๐ŸŒฒ

Amazing

Positive impact love it ๐ŸŒณ

2 weeks ago

Donald James Waters

Classic DJW taking โ€˜notesโ€™ with coloured pencils.... ... See MoreSee Less

Classic DJW taking โ€˜notesโ€™ with coloured pencils....

 

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Wonder if the coloured pencils came in there goodie. Bag ,I must remember the white table cloth thing .I have a few that could do with a DJWaters doodlings

Must have been an interesting riveting presentation, or multi-tasking.

Ha ha Cathy,so right.xx

Itโ€™s cause he doesnโ€™t know what a computer is

Love the shirt

Look out, I see white table cloths!๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚

Of course ! The only way , for D.J. ๐Ÿ™ƒlol !

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3 weeks ago

Donald James Waters

DJWโ€™s take on using a traditional Australian outback palette.

โ€˜Search Partyโ€™ Charcoal & Acrylic on Canvas.
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DJWโ€™s take on using a traditional Australian outback palette. 

โ€˜Search Partyโ€™ Charcoal & Acrylic on Canvas.

 

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Awesome !

Lovely lovely lovely

A truly lovely painting๐Ÿ‘

Love this. Love all the outback country Work you do DJW!

Another beautiful painting Don! You never cease to amaze!โญ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ‘Œ

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3 weeks ago

Donald James Waters

๐ŸŽจ ARTIST of the MONTH...and PATRON of The Gallery in the Corridor!
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Donald James Waters....OAM . His work transcends many genres: a truly unique , yet ever evolving and eclectic style. * DJW uses stylised strokes, overemphasised characters and bold blocks of colour.
* Call In and See These InternatIonal Works . (OPEN 9-3 DAILY , with Free Entry to The Gallery)
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3 weeks ago

Donald James Waters

โ€˜Red sky at night, sailorโ€™s delight...โ€™

Does anybody know what a fuchsia, navy and gold sky means? Brave use of colour again by DJW with stunning results.
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โ€˜Red sky at night, sailorโ€™s delight...โ€™ 

Does anybody know what a fuchsia, navy and gold sky means?  Brave use of colour again by DJW with stunning results.

 

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Beautiful painting, so vibrant!

Loving these new colours!!

Gorgeous

Loving the new direction they are gorgeous.

Beautiful!

My favourite so far !!!

Makes me think of tangalooma ๐Ÿฅฐ

Beautiful.

Absolutely stunning. Truly a great artist.

Absolutely gorgeous Don. You are a champion ๐Ÿ˜˜

Wow ๐Ÿ˜ฎ โค๏ธ

Soooo amazing ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜

Too much port xxx

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3 weeks ago

Donald James Waters

New work has landed at Art Nuvo in Buderim.Hot off the easel the vibrant and playful works of Donald James Waters this new original artwork has arrived in the gallery - Floaties is 80cm x 80cm -$4700 inc gst - BUT even better there is a new release of this work in the Origin Giclee collection and we have the very first one available here at the gallery - for $640 inc gst (a Giclee is a limited edition art print on canvas that is triple sealed - stain and scratch resistant) #art #artprint #donaldjameswaters ... See MoreSee Less

New work has landed at Art Nuvo in Buderim.

3 weeks ago

Donald James Waters

Whoโ€™s been down to the cafe to see this incredible human, creating another masterpiece. Donald James Waters ... See MoreSee Less

 

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Loving this ๐Ÿ’• might need to add to our collection ๐Ÿค”

Wow,that is stunning.

Wow! This is beautiful.๐Ÿ˜

Heโ€™s probably reading a romance we should all be grateful heโ€™s not reading a horror but love the romantic colours

Omg Don is showing his feminine side there, so lovely ๐Ÿ’•๐Ÿ’•

Finished product! Thanks to all who stopped by ๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐ŸŽจ

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3 weeks ago

Donald James Waters

DJW painting live this Saturday morning at Castaway Cafe- Finalist in GC Best Breaky!Hey guys, make sure you pop down and see the girls at castaway cafe over the weekend! They will be making your favourite drinks and cooking up a storm. We are also feeling very lucky to have Donald James Waters painting live from 8.30am so pop down, show your support and say hi. ... See MoreSee Less

DJW painting live this Saturday morning at Castaway Cafe- Finalist in GC Best Breaky!

 

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Maria Angela

4 weeks ago

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Wonderful....( fashionista indeed. )

4 weeks ago

Donald James Waters

Hot off the press! ๐Ÿ”ฅ๐Ÿ”ฅ

DJW has been working hard to complete these 800 x 800 vibrant impressionistic works.

Also, Marie Kondo is welcome to visit DJWโ€™s studio anytime.
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Hot off the press! ๐Ÿ”ฅ๐Ÿ”ฅ

DJW has been working hard to complete these 800 x 800 vibrant impressionistic works. 

Also, Marie Kondo is welcome to visit DJWโ€™s studio anytime.

 

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Colour run, swimming pool edition.

More fishing will give him all the motivation he needs

If it brings you joy..........

Love xx

Keep him working lol๐Ÿ˜‚

Fabulous...

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4 weeks ago

Donald James Waters

Dreaming of the weekend... ... See MoreSee Less

Dreaming of the weekend...

 

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Love it

Hi Donald Do you sketch in charcoal and then paint?

Well gets your mind of the gin ๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿคช

1 month ago

Donald James Waters

When you pee in the pool and it turns purple... ... See MoreSee Less

When you pee in the pool and it turns purple...

 

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I love this itโ€™s gorgeous. Love the colours. Even if they did pee in the pool.

I heard you did Mandy

love his work

Love the colours!

Love!

Iโ€™d love to learn how to paint like this!

๐Ÿ™‹๐Ÿผ...ooh what are you going to call it...Wet n Wild?๐Ÿ˜†

I hate it when that happens ๐Ÿ™‚

I need this painting in my collection

Happens all the time. At least I get the pool to myself.

Don youโ€™ve been watching that ad,lol.

Mandy Hutchinson

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1 month ago

Donald James Waters

DJW has donated this colourful work to assist Dancing CEOs 2019 to raise funds and awareness for the WLSQ in providing their free legal clinic and hotline to women + kids facing domestic violence.

It was a pleasure to meet you Erin, break a leg!

DONATE HERE: www.dancingceos.com.au/?team=erin-walford๐ŸŽจ N E W S F L A S H ๐ŸŽจ

Leading contemporary Australian Artist, Donald James Waters OAM supports the Womenโ€™s Legal Service Qld by donating an original painting inspired by London Court.

โ€œI have worked with a lot of kids that have experienced domestic violence at home, and I am happy to donate my artwork to the Womenโ€™s Legal Service Qld. Itโ€™s a worthy cause and their services are important to helping break the cycle of family violence,โ€ said Mr Waters.

The one-of-a-kind painting will be part of a fundraising campaign by Erin Walford on behalf of the Womenโ€™s Legal Service Qld in the lead up to the Dancing CEOs event in May 2019. Details relating to the campaign will be released shortly.

Mr Watersโ€™ phenomenal collection of art work can be seen here: www.djwaters.com.au.

We thank Mr Waters for the donation and his generosity of spirit for the community.

Donate to Erinโ€™s fundraising campaign for WLSQ here: dancing-ceos-2019.everydayhero.com/au/erin-walford-dancing-ceos
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DJW has donated this colourful work to assist Dancing CEOs 2019 to raise funds and awareness for the WLSQ in providing their free legal clinic and hotline to women + kids facing domestic violence.

It was a pleasure to meet you Erin, break a leg!

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1 month ago

Donald James Waters

DJW has used a striking palette and intricate charcoal shading to create this mystical masterpiece. At a huge 1600 x 800 it certainly makes an impact.

... and Iโ€™m loving the English Bulldog <3
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DJW has used a striking palette and intricate charcoal shading to create this mystical masterpiece. At a huge 1600 x 800 it certainly makes an impact. 

... and Iโ€™m loving the English Bulldog

 

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Absolutely love it

Love it ๐Ÿ‘

Wow, Don, didn't imagine that when we saw the start of it!!

Thatโ€™s gorgeous

Sam Addicott how awesome is this

May be living in the park down the road from you after Anzac Day

Thatโ€™s is insanely beautiful, couldnโ€™t imagine anything greater!

Love it..

Thatโ€™s so delicious I could eat it ๐Ÿ˜‹

It's the perceptive that nails it and the gorgeous colours.

Thatโ€™s very very cool! Love the colours!

Love it ๐Ÿ˜

Love it.๐Ÿ˜

Yeah love the dogs ๐Ÿ•๐Ÿถ

Amazing.

Omgosh amazing Don ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜

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1 month ago

Donald James Waters

The single most important piece of advice for artists of every discipline...Amazing advice on being authentic and never playing to the gallery for artists by David Bowie. ... See MoreSee Less

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Words of wisdom from the great David Bowie.

He learned it from Mr Syd Barrett

Beg to differ ๐Ÿค”

1 month ago

Donald James Waters

Next show is getting sorted - we are excited to host the wonderful collection of limited Edition Fine Art Prints from Origin Publishing in the gallery. Will be opening from 5th March 2019. Artists works include Greg Postle, Mel Brigg, Donald James Waters, Robert Hagar, Warren Salter, Raelean Hall and more!!! ... See MoreSee Less

1 month ago

Donald James Waters

Need a last minute Valentine's gift?! Earn serious brownie points without even hitting the shops... Give a DJW Gift Card and let your love choose their favourite image.

arthouseonthebay.myshopify.com/discount/LOVEDJW19?redirect=%2Fproducts%2Fgift-card
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1 month ago

Donald James Waters

DJW has dusted off the olโ€™ palette knife to create some beautifully textured areas in contrast to the serene bubbles of calm he is creating in this new surrealist work.

๐Ÿ™‹โ€โ™€๏ธ Hands up who would like a bubble to escape to?
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DJW has dusted off the olโ€™ palette knife to create some beautifully textured areas in contrast to the serene bubbles of calm he is creating in this new surrealist work. 

๐Ÿ™‹โ€โ™€๏ธ Hands up who would like a bubble to escape to?

 

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He does great stuff ... always.

Fascinating

๐Ÿ™‹โ€โ™€๏ธ

2 months ago

Donald James Waters

Completed sketch.

In the words of Donโ€™s mother; โ€œsee, he can do proper paintings!โ€ ๐Ÿ˜‚
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Completed sketch. 

In the words of Donโ€™s mother; โ€œsee, he can do proper paintings!โ€ ๐Ÿ˜‚

 

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Donโ€™s mum, such fond memories ๐Ÿฆ‹ .... not bad with a brush our Don

Love it

Kaz Heck this house looks familiar ๐Ÿค”...?

Beautiful!!

2 months ago

Donald James Waters

Change of pace for DJW completing an artistโ€™s impression for the proposed placement of an historic homestead for commercial use. Slightly more intricate and more combined media than usual, Donald so far has used graphite pencils, watercolour pencils, watercolour paint brushes, graphic pro markers, sharpies, acrylic paint and fine tip markers! ... See MoreSee Less

Change of pace for DJW completing an artistโ€™s impression for the proposed placement of an historic homestead for commercial use. Slightly more intricate and more combined media than usual, Donald so far has used graphite pencils, watercolour pencils, watercolour paint brushes, graphic pro markers, sharpies, acrylic paint and fine tip markers!

 

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Peter Bensley

I know this house!!

I wish I had a tenth of your talent, looks amazing

........ and it looks spectacular!!

Nikki Hoy

I know this house!!

Amazing@

I love this you are a true blue artist Donald .

Looks quite heavenly

Oh my goodness! Patience plus!! This is beautiful.๐Ÿ’™๐Ÿ’™๐Ÿ’™

this is amazing you are such an amazing talent .....

Where will the proposed homestead be located? Or is that secret? ๐Ÿ™‚

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2 months ago

Donald James Waters

The gradual evolution of the current Wednesday class artwork - incorporating animals into landscape. This week will focus on adding marine life portion.

๐Ÿด๐Ÿจ๐Ÿ’๐Ÿป๐Ÿฑ๐ŸŠ๐Ÿฆ๐Ÿธ๐Ÿบ๐Ÿฆ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿฆœ๐Ÿ€๐Ÿšถ๐Ÿปโ€โ™‚๏ธ

9:30 til lunch at Beenleigh Showgrounds. Suitable for beginner to professional artists. Call 5546 1272 for more details.
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The gradual evolution of the current Wednesday class artwork - incorporating animals into landscape. This week will focus on adding marine life portion. 

๐Ÿด๐Ÿจ๐Ÿ’๐Ÿป๐Ÿฑ๐ŸŠ๐Ÿฆ๐Ÿธ๐Ÿบ๐Ÿฆ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿฆœ๐Ÿ€๐Ÿšถ๐Ÿปโ€โ™‚๏ธ

9:30 til lunch at Beenleigh Showgrounds. Suitable for beginner to professional artists. Call 5546 1272 for more details.

 

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Whoa ๐Ÿ˜ฑ ๐Ÿ˜

Wow โค๏ธ

Oh that looks great. Love it.

Fabulous !! ๐ŸŽจ

Amazing.

Wowee Donald ๐Ÿ’— Can you tell me the cost of your Wednesday classes? Thank you

Jasmine McFarland

That is ridiculously awesome, I want it! (and it matches my tattoo ๐Ÿ˜ƒ)

Luv this

Wendy Bulthuis

That looks so good , are there any art courses by Donald Waters coming to Maryborough later this yesr

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2 months ago

Donald James Waters

Could easily spend hours lost in this new artwork DJW has been working on.

Peaceful, reflective, beautiful. The artist must be mellowing in his old age ๐Ÿ˜‚
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Could easily spend hours lost in this new artwork DJW has been working on. 

Peaceful, reflective, beautiful. The artist must be mellowing in his old age ๐Ÿ˜‚

 

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He's in the "Creative bubble Zone"

I could spend all day watching this man create ๐Ÿ˜

That's really beautiful

Love the colour combo ๐Ÿ’•

This is beautiful Don๐Ÿ˜Š๐Ÿ˜Š

Love the colours in this one โ˜๏ธ

New palette ๐Ÿ‘Œ

Oooolala. I like this one Don

He is a master of colour and imagination

Oh, wow!

wow, that's awesome

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2 months ago

Donald James Waters

โ€˜Happy Daysโ€™ has found its way home. Photographed in situ by the elated new owners, at the top of their entry staircase. What a way to be greeted home each day! ๐ŸŒž ... See MoreSee Less

โ€˜Happy Daysโ€™ has found its way home. Photographed in situ by the elated new owners, at the top of their entry staircase. What a way to be greeted home each day! ๐ŸŒžImage attachmentImage attachment

 

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Perfect ๐Ÿ˜

I love this!!!!

Stunning

Stunning

Stunning

Brilliant piece of art and perfectly positioned.

WOW

Stunning

Amazing!

Looks amazing Don!!๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ’ฏ

What a wonderful statement on the wall

Lovely

Fabulous !

Awesome!

Looks brilliant Don!

Perfect position for a beautiful piece of work โค๏ธ

Stunning!!

Beautiful

Love it.

How lucky are they to have that to look forward to every time they open their front door.

Amazing!!

Beautiful!

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2 months ago

Donald James Waters

DJW OAM was honoured to attend the Academy graduation parade yesterday in Oxley as a dignitary in his continued association as an artist for Qld Police.

(They obviously donโ€™t know him very well; dignified ๐Ÿ˜‚)
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DJW OAM was honoured to attend the Academy graduation parade yesterday in Oxley as a dignitary in his continued association as an artist for Qld Police. 

(They obviously donโ€™t know him very well; dignified ๐Ÿ˜‚)

 

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How wonderful! Congratulations Don!๐Ÿ˜Š

WOW look at all your comments. Me, i'm just sending a request. You and yours have a great 2019, and i really hope to catch up eith you all this year

Congratulations Donald

He scrubs up nicely, congratulations Donald

Only our Don, best man ever. They are honoured to have youโค๏ธโค๏ธ

Yeah right... are you sure that the other hand behind his back isnโ€™t handcuffed! ๐Ÿ™‚ x CONGRATULATIONS ๏ฟผ and very well deserved! ๐Ÿ™‚

Did you just get arrested for those stolen clothes Donald .You look pretty Shmick for an old guy .

Looking very dignified too!

Careful of the bloke with the rubber glove Don.

Did he borrow those normal clothes

Congratulations Don

And a fine dignitary he is too. I was only in HQ yesterday showing my daughter his great art piece there.

White glove's on. Is there a search about to happen?

Looking very sharp Don ! What an honour. ๐Ÿ˜Š๐Ÿ‘Œ

Hey Don we should catch up at the Ekka this year and after visiting the Woolies pavilion we could go to the Police stand?......just sayin!!!!

It was lovely to catch up with you both. Thank you for your ongoing support. ๐Ÿ’–

Trim that beard, Probationary!!

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2 months ago

Donald James Waters

Restock of original artworks, limited edition giclee prints, sublimated cushions and lightboxes headed to The Gallery in the Corridor! ... See MoreSee Less

Restock of original artworks, limited edition giclee prints, sublimated cushions and lightboxes headed to The Gallery in the Corridor!

2 months ago

Donald James Waters

Calm before the summer storm... working on a new twist to the above/below style.

Eerily peaceful ๐ŸŒซ thoughts?
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Calm before the summer storm... working on a new twist to the above/below style. 

Eerily peaceful ๐ŸŒซ thoughts?

 

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I'm liking this twist

Love the choice of colours ๐Ÿ˜

Wow! You still got it Donald!!! You still got it. Xx

The ol boy still got it

Beautiful ๐Ÿ’•

Love this!! ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿผ

Looking great ๐Ÿ‘

Please post when finished ๐Ÿ™ƒ

Great colours

How on earth did you get away with those colours in the sky? Your colours are inspirational. By the way, it looks like Pigeon Island off Cannonvale beach in the Whitsundays ๐Ÿ’œ

Looks like Pumerstone

Stunning โ™ฅ๏ธ

Looks great

Looking good

I like it so far. I like the looseness

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2 months ago

Donald James Waters

Reminder: Beenleigh Showground class resumes today at 9am ๐Ÿ˜ƒ ... See MoreSee Less

 

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Hi Donald James Waters I would like to join your class one day.. I will let you know when I get back from holiday..

๐Ÿคฉ

We will miss her ๐Ÿ˜€๐Ÿ˜€

Not sure if you got my message but Jacqueline is not coming today. Will see you next Wednesday. Have a great class. It will be a whole lot quieter ๐Ÿ˜Š

3 months ago

Donald James Waters

Injecting a bit of colour ๐ŸŽจ into the new year ... See MoreSee Less

Injecting a bit of colour ๐ŸŽจ into the new year

 

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Love it. ๐Ÿ˜ƒ

Happy New Year Don. Nice to hear from you

What a lovely surprise and a lovely painting. Happy New Year to all.

You color our world Don..Happy New Year to you and your loved ones.๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿท๐Ÿ’

Awesome!

Love your work,Donald,!! Always masterpiece.

Finished product!

Looks like a great canvas

Oooh....

Friggin awesome ๐Ÿ‘

Stunning as always!!

Fabulous Don. xx

Another masterpiece ๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿ™Œ

Love it ๐Ÿ˜

This is so colorful. Beautiful painting !

Very nice, Mr W

Don you always never fail to colour our world. ๐Ÿ’™๐Ÿ’œโค๏ธ๐Ÿ’š๐Ÿ’–๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐ŸŽค๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘

Looks like my joint

I wish I had a wall big enough. Happy new year Don.

Happy new year Donald!! Love this!!๐Ÿ‘Œ

Looks wonderfully happy!๐Ÿงก๐Ÿ’›๐Ÿ’š

Love the top one Donald!!

๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜

Love it

Ohhh like this one!!

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Thank-you for your continued support allowing me to live my dream as a professional artist and share my passion. Looking forward to what 2019 has in store for us all.

โ€œCelebrate what you want to see more ofโ€
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When are you back in WA Don. ....Happy New Year....

Onya don and marg happy new year

Your amazing Don โค๏ธ

Happy New Year ๐ŸŽ‰๐Ÿ’•๐Ÿพ

So talented. โค๏ธ

Happy New Year to you Don and all your family.

Happy new year Donald James Waters! You inspire me and Selena Furnari. Thank you for being so humble and at the same time so gifted ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿ˜Š๐Ÿ‘Œ๐Ÿ’ฏ

Happy new year to you Marg and family.

Hmm I recognise these ppl and the artwork....Happy New Year Don and Marg. ๐Ÿ’–

Do u teach?

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3 months ago

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โค๏ธSuch an incredible creation Donald thank-you I fell in love with it as soon as I had seen it. It looks beautiful next to my purple Christmas tree at the moment , I feel very blessed to have such a beautiful piece of art xx ... See MoreSee Less

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4 months ago

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Merry Christmas guys.

4 months ago

Donald James Waters

Canโ€™t take this guy anywhere!

DJW defacing the linen at Castaway Cafe.Sunday feels and Castaway โค๏ธ๐Ÿ˜
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Move over. Looks too good not to join in. Fabulous

Thankfully the long-suffering Marg was there...keeping tabs on him. ๐Ÿคถ

I just love you family! When can you come bring some sunshine to the states? Havenโ€™t you always wanted to experience a Minnesota winter?

Just missed Kerrie, she was visiting her Mum in Cairns. Returned yesterday ( to a clean house ๐Ÿค—) love the table cloth. Have a merry Christmas to you and family and we will try and catchup in 2019 sooner if your flying into Newcastle airport, who knows what the new year will bring. Cheers

๐Ÿ’– love it.

Lovely lovely lovely

I wouldnโ€™t mind a bit if Donald did that to my tablecloth!

โค๏ธThis!

Don, you should put these out as Christmas gifts. can you imagine Christmas day. Susan

Very cool

Can't tell you how much I love this. You go Don ๐Ÿ˜โค๏ธ๐Ÿ˜

How fabulous!๐ŸŒฒ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ’—๐ŸŒฒ

Love it

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DJW putting the finishing touches on this beautiful commission piece headed to Cairns in time for Christmas. ๐ŸŽ…๐Ÿป๐Ÿ–Œ ... See MoreSee Less

DJW putting the finishing touches on this beautiful commission piece headed to Cairns in time for Christmas. ๐ŸŽ…๐Ÿป๐Ÿ–Œ

 

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My favourite artist.

Fantastic Donald James Waters

Iโ€™ll be up there next week!

What we like up here

Great work Donald!!

Amazing, love how โ€˜aliveโ€™ it is ๐Ÿ™‚

Time for a celebration beer

Oh Don, the finished article is fantastic. So glad I got to see it!

Love ๐Ÿ’—

Cool ๐Ÿ˜Ž

Very nice Don

Nice

Just love your work!!

Love it

Just love his work. Such a gifted artist.๐Ÿคฉ

Just love this masterpiece ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘

Love it!

Love it

Wow!!!

Love ๐Ÿ’•

Great painting, some body is very lucky ๐Ÿ‘

Love your water ones Don

Love it

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4 months ago

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Thank-you.

Proud to be Australian.
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Thank-you. 

Proud to be Australian.

4 months ago

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DJW putting the finishing touches on this stunning commission piece headed for Canberra. No filter required... the vibrancy of colour achieved through contrast and glazing is insane! ... See MoreSee Less

DJW putting the finishing touches on this stunning commission piece headed for Canberra. No filter required... the vibrancy of colour achieved through contrast and glazing is insane!

 

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That is truly amazing

WOW Don!!!

Beautiful!

Ooooh just like my photo only better

Wow Donald James Waters that's amazing!

So beautiful! I can't wait to start making it to some classes next year.

Wonderful Don I have been to a few of your workshops years ago and learnt your glazing techniques and use them in my art all the time .

I LOVE this ...

I love it ๐Ÿ˜

love it.xxxxxxx

Fabulous Don x

Awesome๐Ÿ’•โ˜บ๏ธ

I luv this one!

Very cool Sir Don

โค๏ธ it!!

Gorgeous!

Love it.

Love love love this

Nice colors mate

In Bali these beautiful fish are everywhere.

I THINK EVERYONE HAS SAID IT AMAZING

I learnt to glaze from Don about 20 years ago! I use it in most of my paintings!

That is stunning!!

Amazing

Awesome as usual.

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5 months ago

Donald James Waters

Getting ready for tomorrowโ€™s pop-up showing in Wynnum. Still more to unpack and display...

Come and see us tomorrow between 4pm-8pm for finger food, drinks & wonderful art!
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Awesome work Donald ๐Ÿ‘โœจ

Great like the strong colours

Looks amazing!!

Looks wonderful

Where is this exactly located and is it only on today ?

You should put up individual pics with prices for an online sale for the peeps who canโ€™t make it. I reckon youโ€™d sell some!! I want one!!

Shelley Whitworth

James Hempstead

Amazing !!!

Robyn Walsh

Looks great.

Outstanding ๐ŸŽจ

great as usual

Whereabouts please?

Good luck

Vicki are you going to this?

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5 months ago

Donald James Waters

Thanks for the shoutout Quest โ˜บ๏ธ #wynummherald #albertandlogan ... See MoreSee Less

Thanks for the shoutout Quest โ˜บ๏ธ #wynummherald #albertandlogan

 

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Good luck my friend

5 months ago

Donald James Waters

Great 3 day workshop in Maryborough!#donaldjameswaters #artforlife #matisseacrylics #atelieracrylics ... See MoreSee Less

Great 3 day workshop in Maryborough!

 

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It was an absolute pleasure Don. Learning more and more each time. Thank you for your time and your expertise. It's always appreciated. See you again next year!!

5 months ago

Donald James Waters

Blast from the past given a spruce up!What transformation!
A rare early watercolour by Don Waters we gave a new lease of life to with suede mats, anti reflective glass and a Bellini Fine frame.
#donwatersart #djwart #reframedart #ultravue #suedemats #bellinifinemoulding #transformation #artcreations #pictureframinggoldcoast
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6 months ago

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Summer is here โ˜€๏ธ

Another brand new original for DJWโ€™s November 4 exhibit in Wynnum.

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Summer is here โ˜€๏ธ

Another brand new original for DJWโ€™s November 4 exhibit in Wynnum. 

https://mailchi.mp/16edd3b65667/sunday-afternoon-art-soiree-november-4th

 

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My fav. โค๏ธโค๏ธโค๏ธeveryone that visits my house wants it๐Ÿ˜

Very cool Don ๐Ÿ‘

6 months ago

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Long weekend feels.... ๐ŸŒž

Happy Monday everyone.
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Long weekend feels.... ๐ŸŒž

Happy Monday everyone.

6 months ago

Donald James Waters

Looking for recreation ideas on this stormy Sunday? DJW is painting in a cozy corner of the Castaway Cafe at Jacobs Well as a part of the Jacobs Well Business Showcase!

Come have a look and a latte โ˜•๏ธ
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Looking for recreation ideas on this stormy Sunday? DJW is painting in a cozy corner of the Castaway Cafe at Jacobs Well as a part of the Jacobs Well Business Showcase! 

Come have a look and a latte โ˜•๏ธ

 

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Rachel Lawton

Love your work Donald. Selena said Hi.

I might head for a drive that way tomorrow if The Don is still around?

Looking more like Van Gogh every day. Except you got more ears. ๐Ÿ‘‚๐Ÿ‘‚๐Ÿ‘จ๐Ÿผโ€๐ŸŽจ

In the recent painting of the dogs on the beach, did I recognise the little black and white one ?????

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6 months ago

Donald James Waters

We think DJW is channeling the Chet Faker โ€˜Talk is Cheapโ€™ film clip in his latest work... however interchange spiders crawling across your face for children?

Are the school holidays getting to you too DJW?! ๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚
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We think DJW is channeling the Chet Faker โ€˜Talk is Cheapโ€™ film clip in his latest work... however interchange spiders crawling across your face for children? 

Are the school holidays getting to you too DJW?! ๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚

6 months ago

Donald James Waters

DJW painting live yesterday as part of the festivities at the Historical Village in celebration of Beenleighโ€™s history.

Can we spot a cheeky self portrait in there?!
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DJW painting live yesterday as part of the festivities at the Historical Village in celebration of Beenleighโ€™s history.

Can we spot a cheeky self portrait in there?!

 

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Love it

Or two eyes xx

Nah it's the wizard in the red door

Definitely !!! Watching him at work. ๐ŸŽจ

6 months ago

Donald James Waters

Weekends in Australia are for taking the dogs to the beach ๐Ÿถ๐ŸŒŠ๐ŸŒž

Loving this new DJW 500x1000 Acrylic on Canvas!
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Weekends in Australia are for taking the dogs to the beach ๐Ÿถ๐ŸŒŠ๐ŸŒž 

Loving this new DJW 500x1000 Acrylic on Canvas!

 

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Love it!!

Vicki Collard

I know the 3x puppies xxxx

Woody loves the beach โค๏ธthe painting Donald James Waters

Love this what do you think Vikki Lyons

That is awesome! โค๏ธ love love

Very nice Don

Look Dorothy.... doggos!!!! ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜

How much?

I love this.

Exactly what we did this morning

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6 months ago

Donald James Waters

Mackay Seminar details.... contact Milton House Gallery 07 4951 1623DONALD WATERS WORKSHOP

Over 2 days Saturday 15th September & Sunday 16th September.
Cost: $250 Deposit: $80

Please contact Milton Picture Framers 49511623 to secure your spot. Get in quick as spaces are filling up fast!!
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Mackay Seminar details.... contact Milton House Gallery 07 4951 1623

 

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Oh, I LOVE this!!

7 months ago

Donald James Waters

Less is more. โ˜€๏ธ๐ŸŒŠ๐Ÿ‘ซ

An effective use of ink, acrylic and a whole lot of negative space.
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Less is more. โ˜€๏ธ๐ŸŒŠ๐Ÿ‘ซ

An effective use of ink, acrylic and a whole lot of negative space.

 

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Fantastic, just love it x

I love this Don ๐Ÿ˜

Love this Don

Wow Don, you found your minimalist side, love ๐Ÿ’• it

Really like this

I agree with Val Don...We love this one...it is brimming with life. Well done...Rol and Bev xx

!๐Ÿ‘great Don!

Live it Don xx

Fantastic

Love it!๐Ÿ’—

Love it!

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7 months ago

Donald James Waters

๐Ÿ’™I show up to my specialist and see this beauty! When I had my first visit, this was a sign that I was in good hands. ... See MoreSee Less

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This a wonderful painting

..best part of the treatment...

7 months ago

Donald James Waters

Not only did DJW have a great time attending Beenleigh State High Schoolโ€™s Paddock to Plate Lunch, he thoroughly enjoyed donating his time to demonstrate the planning process and create this โ€˜Paddock to Plateโ€™ artwork with a group of talented students. Enjoy! ... See MoreSee Less

Not only did DJW have a great time attending Beenleigh State High Schoolโ€™s Paddock to Plate Lunch, he thoroughly enjoyed donating his time to demonstrate the planning process and create this โ€˜Paddock to Plateโ€™ artwork with a group of talented students. Enjoy!

 

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Maria Gebauers

7 months ago

Donald James Waters

Another share from Donโ€™s Sketch Book and another questionable outfit choice..... enjoy ๐Ÿ’™๐ŸŒณ๐ŸŒŠ ... See MoreSee Less

Another share from Donโ€™s Sketch Book and another questionable outfit choice..... enjoy ๐Ÿ’™๐ŸŒณ๐ŸŒŠ

 

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That's Donald doing what Donald does .

Iโ€™ll come and dress him next week lol

Loving these pictures, thanks for sharing ๐Ÿ’•๐ŸŽจ

You know, Don had a pink Holden, think it was an FJ..... them were good times, some decades ago.

Fashionista Extraordinaire !! Guru ! ๐ŸŽจ

Get your hair cut, lout!

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7 months ago

Donald James Waters

Weโ€™ve now wrapped up DJWโ€™s Showing at Kirra. A beautiful location which exceeded our expectations, saw lots of lovely faces over the fortnight- both old friends and new. Thank-you to all who supported us.

A definite highlight for DJW was meeting this lovely couple Lynda and John visiting from Christchurch, who first purchased an DJW artwork from Whitepatch Gallery in 1990โ€™s! We trust you will enjoy your new additions to the collection- much love and always welcome to visit the studio! xx
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Weโ€™ve now wrapped up DJWโ€™s Showing at Kirra. A beautiful location which exceeded our expectations, saw lots of lovely faces over the fortnight- both old friends and new. Thank-you to all who supported us. 

A definite highlight for DJW was meeting this lovely couple Lynda and John visiting from Christchurch, who first purchased an DJW artwork from Whitepatch Gallery in 1990โ€™s! We trust you will enjoy your new additions to the collection- much love and always welcome to visit the studio! xx

 

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Highlight for us too ๐Ÿ˜ŠCanโ€™t wait for our latest purchase to arrive home

7 months ago

Donald James Waters

Last day of the Kirra exhibit- Sunday 10am until 2pm. Drop in, say hi to the artist. Take an artwork home with you so we have less to pack up ๐Ÿ˜‚What a place to be exhibiting! ... See MoreSee Less

Last day of the Kirra exhibit- Sunday 10am until 2pm. Drop in, say hi to the artist. Take an artwork home with you so we have less to pack up ๐Ÿ˜‚Image attachment

7 months ago

Donald James Waters

As if his dress sense was not embarrassing enough, DJW takes this extremely haggard and worn sketch book accompanied by childrenโ€™s colouring in pencils wherever he goes. Social shame aside, the drawings that flow onto the pages despite bringing into question DJWโ€™s mental state, are phenomenal. We have decided to start sharing with you some of the raw concepts that emerge from the bent and twisted mind of this artist... Buckle up and enjoy.

He is at Kirra Cultural Centre until 4pm today and from 10am-2pm on Sunday.
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As if his dress sense was not embarrassing enough, DJW takes this extremely haggard and worn sketch book accompanied by childrenโ€™s colouring in pencils wherever he goes. Social shame aside, the drawings that flow onto the pages despite bringing into question DJWโ€™s mental state, are phenomenal.  We have decided to start sharing with you some of the raw concepts that emerge from the bent and twisted mind of this artist... Buckle up and enjoy.

He is at Kirra Cultural Centre until 4pm today and from 10am-2pm on Sunday.

 

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Love it,,,

The master of imagination! Gorgeous Don.

Wish my sketchbook looked like that ๐Ÿ˜

That would be amazing to look through.

Very talented

So talented!!

Someone's been reading Lovecraft

Love the sketch Don

Hear hear to all of the above!!

Don you have a beautiful mind ๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’œ

Yes we all understand his mental state tends to be classed as genius when in fact itโ€™s so far off the scale itโ€™s the only polite word we can use .... but I can think of a few ๐Ÿค”๐Ÿค”๐Ÿคช๐Ÿคช

Absolutely beautiful ๐Ÿ˜

One amazing man, gifted with talent and a beautiful heart.

Your sketchbook is absolutely amazing!๐Ÿ˜

Such an amazing talent you have been gifted with Don ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜

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7 months ago

Donald James Waters

Community Centre Weekly Event Calendar | 24 August - 31 August

Visit the Art exhibitions at Kirra Hill Community & Cultural Centre featuring the work of Donald James Waters and Maxwell Jessop.
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7 months ago

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Open until Sunday ๐Ÿ™‚There's still a few days left to check out the amazing exhibition by Donald James Waters OAM at Kirra Hill Community & Cultural Centre.

Check out the flyer for all the details.
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Open until Sunday :)

7 months ago

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Beautiful part of the world

7 months ago

Donald James Waters

Quick walkthrough- DJW will be in the house ready to wheel and deal from 10am until 2pm Saturday and Sunday.

Kirra Cultural Centre- 1 Garrick Street, Coolangatta
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How long is this exhibition on for?

My original of Sunday Test Match is still one of my favourite things! It is amazing how art can change you mood.

Looks great

Awesome ๐Ÿ‘

So many if them I want ๐Ÿ˜ข

Our special little place โค๏ธ see you Sunday x

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8 months ago

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Simon Clover Danielle Lewis Peter Bensley.

Joneene Williams

This looks amazing!

Do you ever come to Perth to exhibit?

8 months ago

Donald James Waters

6 days to go! Drop in and say hi ๐Ÿ‘‹๐Ÿผ ... See MoreSee Less

6 days to go! Drop in and say hi ๐Ÿ‘‹๐Ÿผ

 

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Awesome!!

Would love too if I was home!

Craig?

Sounds cool..

9 months ago

Donald James Waters

ARTESCAPE
EVE JORGENSON
Here is Eve a well known contributing artist at the DFO gallery,who has recently focussed on a series of flower paintings.She is pictured here getting slightly out of hercomfort zone in the Don Waters workshop with a vibrant bird painting.
Eve is an accomplished interior designer and horse rider. I look forward to seeing the completed painting. Eve is really enjoying the Don Waters workshop.
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9 months ago

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This is only the formative stages of Anita's painting in the Don Waters workshop ,but I was particularly taken by the explosion of colours in this piece and I'm excited to see how it looks later on in the week. ... See MoreSee Less

9 months ago

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Matty took the week off school to enjoy creating this wonderful painting with Don Waters. ... See MoreSee Less

 

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Matty had a great week! Thank you Don for looking after him x

Brilliant work Matty. ๐Ÿ‘

Time well spent, well done wee man!

Wow !

Lovely to pass on the knowledge to the youth/s. Well done Don

Great Job

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9 months ago

Donald James Waters

ARTESCAPE
THE Tanks Arts Centre
Pictured here is the master painter himself Don Waters who teaches by example and has a very inclusive teaching Style. People just love his class and the class was booked up very quickly as a result. I will keep you posted with the finished result of his painting which is simply wonderful to behold already.
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Just gorgeous Don!!

Wonderful, hope you're loving your week up there!

Lucky Cairns people, have a great time up there!

Amazing Don ๐Ÿค—

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9 months ago

Donald James Waters

Don Waters certainly knows how to bring out the flamboyance in his students and this piece is no exception, a joyous piece by Alison indeed. ... See MoreSee Less

9 months ago

Donald James Waters

DJW has been a busy boy so far at Cairns ArtEscape 2018! ... See MoreSee Less

 

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Such an amazing gift

Awesome

He does the best workshops.

Fabulous

9 months ago

Donald James Waters

DJW reminiscing about his youth spent on โ€˜The Spitโ€™ - Middle Harbour, NSW in preparation for Wednesdayโ€™s class on charcoal, acrylic and ink - specifically foliage.๐ŸŒณ๐ŸŒฟ๐Ÿƒ

Wednesday, 9:30am-noon at Beenleigh Showgrounds. Call 07 5546 1272 for more details.
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DJW reminiscing about his youth spent on โ€˜The Spitโ€™ - Middle Harbour, NSW in preparation for Wednesdayโ€™s class on charcoal, acrylic and ink - specifically foliage.๐ŸŒณ๐ŸŒฟ๐Ÿƒ

Wednesday, 9:30am-noon at Beenleigh Showgrounds. Call 07 5546 1272 for more details.

 

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My old stamping grounds as I was in Mosman Rowing Club in the late 50s-60. Rowed under the bridge many times๐Ÿค—

Colleen Molloy ๐Ÿ˜€๐Ÿ˜€

10 months ago

Donald James Waters

Great write up in the Festival of Elegance brochure. Very grateful and humbled by the experience. Many thanks ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿฝ ... See MoreSee Less

Great write up in the Festival of Elegance brochure. Very grateful and humbled by the experience. Many thanks ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿฝ

 

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Wonderful

Woohoo!

So well deserved, Congratulations Don

Congratulations Don ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘

10 months ago

Donald James Waters

This very talented soul is Donald James Waters OAM. Here at castaway we are privileged to have his artwork on the walls.
We are lucky to have him around, defiantly a VIP at castaway.
Why not come have a coffee and maybe a meal and check out his work.
If your lucky you might spot him having coffee and breakfast in the morning!
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10 months ago

Donald James Waters

Event coming up fast! Book your tickets 55462155...

5 hours of entertainment, buffet dinner, drinks on arrival, exhibition and auction.

mailchi.mp/e217697b37be/donald-james-waters-oam-presents-silk-road-cultural-showcase
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Event coming up fast! Book your tickets 55462155...

5 hours of entertainment, buffet dinner, drinks on arrival, exhibition and auction.

https://mailchi.mp/e217697b37be/donald-james-waters-oam-presents-silk-road-cultural-showcase

 

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Yes we will,should be a fantastic evening.

Camilla Gebauers...we'll be there !!! ๐Ÿ’ƒ

10 months ago

Donald James Waters

Itโ€™s Monday! Just keep swimming, just keep swimming.....

Stunning exercise in inks on archival paper.
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Itโ€™s Monday! Just keep swimming, just keep swimming.....

Stunning exercise in inks on archival paper.

 

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That is very colourful!

love it xxxx

Ooooooh I like that!

Nice fushes hehe ๐Ÿ˜‰

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10 months ago

Donald James Waters

These are some of the special people who make our gallery look amazing. These are the hard working artists from Buderim and Beyond who we have worked with in bringing you incredible, pottery, acrylics, oils, ceramics and bronze artworks. Stay tuned we have so much more coming for you. When you buy from Art Nuvo these are the smiling faces you are supporting so we thank you all for your support. ... See MoreSee Less

10 months ago

Donald James Waters

DJW had the honour of being nominated and winning the Water, Wheels and Wings Excellence in Art Award at the Festival of Elegance last night. Fantastic evening and he was even chauffeured to and from in a beautiful old car. ... See MoreSee Less

DJW had the honour of being nominated and winning the Water, Wheels and Wings Excellence in Art Award at the Festival of Elegance last night. Fantastic evening and he was even chauffeured to and from in a beautiful old car.Image attachment

 

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Well done Donald James Waters you deserve every ounce of the award xx I am so proud to be your sister in law xxx

Congratulations

Congratulations. Wonderful news. Sending love from Italy.

Congratulations Don you deserve it. Have a great day mate.

Whoโ€™s older Don or the car ๐Ÿ˜œ๐Ÿค”

Well done Don.

Well Deserved Don, congratulations

Congratulations Don

Well done on the award

Congratulations Don, well done and well deserved. xx

Well done Sir. Well deserved.

Huge congratulations ๐Ÿพ๐ŸŽ‰๐ŸŽˆ.

Well done mate! Looking spectacular as always with the beautiful Marg on your arm! Lovey and Mike.

Well done Don great to see you get that sort of recognition ๐Ÿบ

Well done dear Don...you deserve it ๐Ÿ‘ซ๐Ÿค—๐Ÿ‘

Love the suit

Congrats Don

Well done. Very much deserved.

Congratulations xx

Congratulations Don, great recognition of your talent.

Congratulations, Guru ....

Congratulations Don, that's wonderful!

Well earned. Gongratulations.

Congrats ๐Ÿ˜Š

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10 months ago

Donald James Waters

Donald James Waters OAM presents Silk Road Cultural Showcase of Art, Music, Dance & Cuisine through Asia & India ... See MoreSee Less

Donald James Waters OAM presents Silk Road Cultural Showcase of Art, Music, Dance & Cuisine through Asia & India

10 months ago

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Donald looking very colourful today as he heads off to give his formal address on the importance of art to his fellow OAM recipients. Good luck Donald! ... See MoreSee Less

Donald looking very colourful today as he heads off to give his formal address on the importance of art to his fellow OAM recipients. Good luck Donald!

 

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Go get them tiger

Looking amazing, a walking mural ๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’œ

Congrats....such a Fashionista !!!! ๐ŸŽจ

brilliant, looking sharp as always

Looking amazing as ever!

Dressed up to the nines

Go! Spunky Trunks!

Very stylish loveeee it!

Stunning!

Love the coat, keeping the many-coloured tradition alive.

Looking fabulous Don ๐Ÿ˜‰

Gee Don, are they the pants you had in 1973 ? Nice colour arrangement

Looking Schmick Don.

I love your jacket darling brother in law xxx

Good luck

Great outfit Donald!

We love you mate. Even from Port Douglas. ๐Ÿ‘Œ

A fitting reward for the Man who banned bland. Well done Don...๐Ÿค—๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ’ž.Roley and Bev.๐Ÿ‘ซ

Very proud of you Dad x

Dapper gent!

I want a Pup from that Jacket!!!!

Were can I get one of these jackets ๐Ÿ‘Œ๐Ÿผ

Go Don ,looking good๐Ÿ‘

Looking very dapper

Wouldn't expect anything else ๐Ÿ˜‰

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11 months ago

Donald James Waters

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DJW is donating his time and several artworks tonight to the Australian Anti Ice Campaign - Putting the Freeze on Ice. www.australianantiicecampaign.org.au ... See MoreSee Less

DJW is donating his time and several artworks tonight to the Australian Anti Ice Campaign - Putting the Freeze on Ice.  http://www.australianantiicecampaign.org.au

 

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Awesome Don great campaign

A very worthwhile cause, people will benefit from your work Thanks Don

What a great thing to do Don ๐Ÿ™†

Great gesture Don, such a good cause.

Well done Don

Thatโ€™s wonderful Don,you are the most generous of men.

What a great cause, there should be more Donโ€™s in the world

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12 months ago

Donald James Waters

Ink on watercolour paper.... what a result! ... See MoreSee Less

Ink on watercolour paper.... what a result!

 

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Always a cracker! Brilliant stuff x x x

Fabulous!

That's amazing Don, love how it's turned out ๐Ÿ˜

Ooh la la...I like a lot ๐Ÿ˜˜๐Ÿ‘

Wow fabulous ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜

that's AMAzING I love it

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Wow Don it is stunning.

Awesome Don

Fabulous result Don.

Looks great ๐Ÿ‘

Hi Don, your art is amazing! I remember first seeing it when I worked at St Stephen's over a decade ago. I'm not sure if you've heard about the Marymount Art Show, but its coming soon. www.marymount.qld.edu.au/news/Pages/Marymount%20Art%20Show.aspx Just thought I'd let you know if it interests you.

Amazing Donald James Waters๐Ÿ˜Š๐Ÿ˜Š

Fan bloody amazing!

Looks fantastic Don. I love that you have put people in it too! Love it!!๐Ÿ‘Œ๐Ÿ‘Œ๐Ÿ‘Œ

Looks awesome

Love this Don.

Thats awesone Don looks amazing. Im over your way in the later part of this year all going well im driving around Oz. I may call on you for a visit, would love to see your studio and where you get all this creativity flowing. Jen

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1 years ago

Donald James Waters

Setting up ready for tomorrowโ€™s exhibit from DJWโ€™s private collection. Canโ€™t wait! ... See MoreSee Less

 

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Looking forward to it ๐Ÿ˜

Looks amazing

1 years ago

Donald James Waters

You are invited to join Des & Bronwyn Lacy in their private residence for the final time after 14 years of exclusive Donald James Waters OAM exhibitions. Donald is celebrating the farewell with never before released artworks from deep within the vaults of his personal collection - this will not happen again! ... See MoreSee Less

You are invited to join Des & Bronwyn Lacy in their private residence for the final time after 14 years of exclusive Donald James Waters OAM exhibitions. Donald is celebrating the farewell with never before released artworks from deep within the vaults of his personal collection - this will not happen again!

 

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Grace Waugh

Sue Raison

Margaret Hobbs

Dar Ren

Aww. ๐Ÿ˜ข Iโ€™m going to be away

Kerri Underwood I think I should be there ๐Ÿ˜Š

Amanda Jane Dickson

Sounds good

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1 years ago

Donald James Waters

DJW the TV star ๐Ÿคฉ

Great little clip on Tenโ€™s Totally Wild highlighting the fantastic creative workshops for youth. Collaboration between Jacobs Well Environmental Centre and DJW ๐ŸฆŽ๐ŸŽจ
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Don, we have just watched this replay, such a good thing working with young people, they are always so ready to learn. ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ’ž๐Ÿ‘ซ

Thanks Cathy, itโ€™s always good to share your knowledge and passions with others, to make an impression on those who need that little help on their journey

Watched it this morning! Well done Don, you're a great inspiration to young and old everywhere!๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘

1 years ago

Donald James Waters

DJW will be on this mornings episode of Totally Wild!!!! ... See MoreSee Less

 

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Woo Eee ! ๐ŸŽจ

Great story ๐Ÿ‘Œ๐Ÿป

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