Creative Artist

A Life with Art

Adrian Ball is a Queensland based artist who works predominantly with acrylics on canvas. His work comprises of mostly landscapes in a realistic painting style. Living in such a beautiful place means Adrian has no shortage of inspiration, especially when touring the countryside of the Gold Coast Hinterland region, where he lives and works.

For Adrian, his talent for art was evident from a young age. Early

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