Newspaper Article 1983 – Redwoods and Trewheellars

Above: Pauline O’Sullivan, artist (left), and Miriam Macgregor Redwood, writer and artists, have a chat underneath a lobster painted by Dawn Trewheelar [Trewheellar] of Otane. This was the first painting to be sold. It was bought by The Gables.

Below: “We must do this more often!” say Jeanette and Bill Trewheelar (Takapau), Dawn and Thurston Trewheelar (Otane) and Miriam and Vernon Redwood (Waipawa)

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August 1983

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Country People


  • Pauline O'Sullivan
  • Miriam Macgregor Redwood
  • Vernon Redwood
  • Bill Trewheellar
  • Dawn Trewheellar
  • Jeanette Trewheellar
  • Thurston Trewheellar

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