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Ruth has been actively working as an artist and teacher in the Orange region since arriving in Millthorpe in 2003.

She landed in the area having freshly graduated from the University of NSW, College of Fine Arts with a Masters in Fine Art, which completed her initial BFA at the National Art School in Sydney.

She has been teaching painting and design at TAFE Bathurst, Orange and Dubbo since.

She has had a solo show in 2007 at Orange Regional Gallery and has work in their collection.

More recently she has been a finalist in the Dobell Drawing Prize 2008 at the Art Gallery of NSW and in the Portia Geach Portrait Prize 2009 and The Country Energy Landscape Prize 2009.

Ruth has a drawing in the ING Bank Collection which is hanging in their head office in Warsaw

Her current work is inspired by a 3 month working holiday to the south of France, which brought with it a renewed appreciation of the Australian Landscape.

Ruth Stone