About the artwork:
Alice Ferguson taught me how to swim in Merewether Baths when i was around 5 years old. She was a tough but fair woman who was determined to teach kids to swim. She succeeded.
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63 x 63 cms
Acrylic and gouache on framed canvas.
About the artist:
My family have lived in Newcastle for decades. Im the 4th generation Novocastrian. My parents and sister still live in Merewether .