Michelle Caitens









The following are a selection of magazine and
newspaper articles that have included Michelle’s artwork:




Bayside Bulletin article featuring the 20th Anniversary Celebrations of the Old School House Gallery, Cleveland, Sept 2010

Capture Wombat---painting-being-presented-at-Conference
National Wombat 
March 2011

The National Wombat Conference, held in Albury in March, was the first Wombat conference for 16 years and was attended by the leading scientists and researchers in this field.

This is the oil painting I was asked to produce for the conference. It depicts the three species of wombats - Bare-Nosed, Southern Hairy-Nosed and Northern Hairy-Nosed.

Westside News - Australian Orangutan Project 2

Westside News Quest newspaper article promoting the Australian Orangutan Project National Art Exhibition, Brisbane


Adam Cox from Channel 10’s Totally Wild, Marion Wall, Qld Rep and Intermnal Communication Coordinator of the Australian Orangutan Project with Michelle and one of her orangutan painting which won both the Best in Show and People’s Choice Awards.


Arts Alliance of Pine Rivers Festival Promotional article outside Albany Creek State School   August 27-29, 2010


                    Wildscape Magazine Cover

My painting ‘In Respect of the Ring-tailed Lemur’ was featured on the front cover of the UK magazine Wildscape as part of the prize for the Editor’s Choice Award at the ‘International Wildlife in Art’ Exhibition, Qld Wildlife Artists’ Society, Logan Art Gallery, July, 2010

Feature Article March 2010, Artist Palette Magazine, Edition No. 84
Group of artist from Qld Wildlife Artists Society preparing for wildlife exhibition at the Pine Rivers Art Gallery, Strathpine, Feb 2009
L to R: Gail Higgins, Michelle Caitens, Di Minaar, Annelise Howes
Arts Alliance newspaper articl2
Quest Newspapers Article on the occasion of Michelle’s Window Solo Exhibition, Sept/Oct 2009 at the Pine Rivers Art Gallery, Strathpine, Brisbane.
The exhibition was the prize for winning Best-in-Show at the Pine Rivers Arts Alliance Art Exhibition, 2008.
Pine Rivers Art Alliance Peter Dutton 2008
Best in Show and First Prize (Pastel)
Pine Rivers Arts Alliance Artsfest October 2008
Awarded by Federal Member Peter Dutton
Winner of a Mini-Exhibition at the Pine Rivers Art Gallery, Strathpine
Matthew Flinders Art Prize Bribie
Overall Winner
10th Matthew Flinders Art Prize
Bribie Island
July 2008
Artists Palette No 58 6
Feature Article February 2008
Artist’s Palette Magazine
Edition No. 58
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Austn Artist 286 QWASI 3
Australian Artist Magazine
April 2008 Edition 286,
Qld Wildlife Artists Society Winners, Biennial Exhibition
Pine Rivers Press article, Arts Alliance 2008a1
Pine Rivers Arts Alliance Artsfest October 2008
QWASI Logan - Pine Rivers Press 2007 b
Article in Pine Rivers Press, Brisbane,
promoting Qld Wildlife Artists Society
International Exhibition at the Logan
Art Gallery, Logan, December, 2007
Artists Palette No 58 Demo 4
Demonstration Article February 2008
Artist’s Palette Magazine
Edition No. 58
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Austn Artist 276 Comp 3
Australian Artist Magazine
June 2007 Edition 276,
Finalist, Flowers and Gardens
Challenge No 28
Michelle Caitens - Australian Wildlife Artist specialising in realistic wildlife, historic homes, pet portraits, portraits, fine art, Australian wildlife, animals, bilby, endangered, conservation, nature and still life painting, wildlife, Australian, nature, painting, artist, still life, koala, kookaburra, flowers, old lamp, kangaroo, dolphin, Brisbane, Old Museum, Venice, terns, tigers, banksia, QWASI