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Wendy Sharpe

Title
Erskineville train station
Medium
oil on canvas
Dimensions
145 x 183 cm
Further information

When I first moved to the Sydney suburb of Erskineville, it was a rundown, rough area full of life. It was also one of the cheapest places to live (it’s certainly not now!). Although it has changed a lot, I am glad to say some of the eccentric characters are still here, and a few more have arrived. I walk from Erskineville to my studio in St Peters every day. This walk is often spent thinking about what I am working on. What I see around me often feeds into what I am painting.

Wendy Sharpe, 2018