Bob Mitchener

Bob Mitchener
Bob started painting with watercolour in his teens. In 1996, along with his wife Lynne, they developed their own successful gallery and gift shop in Riverhead, north/west of Auckland. He has taught watercolour workshops at various places around NZ, from his gallery and for Mairangi Bay Arts Centre.

His awards for watercolour include best of watercolour in the Royal Easter Show, 1998 and 1999. First in watercolour at the Snells Beach art awards, 2000. In February 1999 his work was featured on the cover of The Australian Artist Magazine. Bob and Lynne moved to Taupo to retire in September 2017. He enjoys painting landscapes, coastal scenes and still life subjects.

He is currently nearing the completion of a 4 year on-line study course with the Virtual Art Academy. Regular posts of his work can be viewed on his art blog.

Contact Details:

p:  021 023 24487 / 021 188 9989
a:  744 Acacia Bay Road, Taupo 3330

Open for appointments by arrangement