Douglas is aged 65 and has been sketching since he was a teenager. As an abstract contemporary artist he recently became passionate about oil colours and the vibrant nature they bring to Australian Beach's and the Outback. He has attended a number of courses at the National Art School in Sydney and his mentor is based in Rose Bay - Sydney.
Douglas has sold over 40 paintings since 2014 at a price range of $380 - $1,300 inc GST.
He is a member of the Mosman art Society in Sydney and the Contemporary Art Society in Melbourne. Recently he has sold at the Mosman 2088 Exhibition in Sydney and a finalist at the 2016 Hunters Hill Art Prize/Exhibition.
Douglas has exhibited at the Mosman Art Gallery in 2014, 2015 and 2016. He was a finalist at the Hunters Hill Art Prize in 2014 and 2016 - Finalist in the 2015 Hornsby Art Prize - Also 2015 & 2016 Mosman Art Society Art Show - North Sydney Art Exhibition in 2015 and 2016 - all based in Sydney.
He has recently exhibited at the 2015 Camberwell Art Show - 2015 Bayside Art Show - 2015 Hobson Bay Art Show - 2015 Linden Postcard Exhibition - 2016 Moonee Valley Art Show - all based in Melbourne.
He has exhibited at the Victor Harbor Art Show in 2016 and the Port Adelaide Art Show in 2015 all based in South Australia. Douglas can be seen painting on his veranda at 6 Challis Ave Potts Point NSW 2011. He favours Oil Paint on stretched Linen or Canvas.