In 1998 Colin enrolled in a watercolour class with Leona Moriarty in California and was introduced to the work of artists such as John Singer Sergent, Winslow Homer, and John Sell Cotman. On returning to Australia he attended classes with Greg Allen, Giselle Bolotin-Maynard, and Ron Muller. In 2001, Colin commenced showing and selling his work at Melbourne art shows. From 2002 to 2005 Colin held various watercolour exhibitions whilst obtaining his Graduate Diploma of Visual Arts.
Barwon Heads 2002 56 x 76cm_jpg
Coober Pedy 2 2002 56 x 76cm_jpg
Fraser Island 2002 38 x 28cm_jpg
Kakadu 2003 38 x 56cm_jpg
Mount Donna Buang 2003 56 x 76cm_jpg
Mount Feathertop 2002 38 x 56cm_jpg
Mount Monger 2003 56 x 76cm_jpg
Murray River 2003 56 x 76cm_jpg
Nildottie 2003 56 x 76cm_jpg
warrumbungles 2003 38 x 56cm_jpg