Books - Art and History
THE CARAVAN MOVES ON
Thirty years ago Tasmania's mistress of the strange held her first solo exhibition. To celebrate, she has produced a book of paintings spanning her entire career to date.
MISS BARSHAM'S PAINTING BOOK
Elizabeth Barsham taught Adult Education classes in painting and drawing for more than ten years. Based on her notes, lesson-plans and hand-outs, Miss Barsham's Painting Book for Bewildered Beginners complements her lessons and provides a systematic introduction to painting. It is available on CD, lavishly illustrated and in both html format (for easy reference) and pdf files for printing.
BEFORE THEY BUILT THE BRIDGE
A light-hearted look at the history of Lindisfarne. Not the famous island, but a suburb of Hobart, Tasmania.
JONES FAMILIES OF JERICHO
Notes on various Jones families living in the Jericho and Lower Marshes areas in Tasmania in the early nineteenth century.
Despite rumours to the contrary, there are not two of me. I began my career as E.M. Christensen, but later changed my surname to Barsham. In general life and when I am teaching I am Elizabeth Barsham. I write as E.M. Christensen. My paintings have been signed "Barsham" since 2006.
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