Jenny Carrington is an Australian artist whose works include oil paintings and pen drawings of the Australian landscape, paintings and drawings of Ancient Egyptian themes, handmade books, relief printing, and relief carvings in stone.

Artworks - 2019.

Artworks - 2018.

Artworks - 2017. Weaving.
2017 - Ink wash with cut paper birds.

Artworks - 2016. Drawings, weavings, etc.

Artworks - 2015. Marbled paper images, linocuts, woolcraft, etc.

2014. An exhibition of handmade books at the Living Arts Space, Bendigo Visitor Centre. April till July.

2013. Paintings, prints, drawings.


2012. Linocuts, pen drawing.

2011. Woodcuts and linocuts.

pendoodles. Pen drawings in an A7 sketchbook.

Artwork - 2010. Drawings, woodcuts, handmade books, and marbled paper.

Gallery 1
A retrospective collection of landscapes, etc, from 1972-1988

Gallery 2
A selection of Oil Paintings from 1994-2008

September 2009: The completed papyrus scroll... Sennefer & Meryt

Papyrus Painting
Images inspired by the walls of the Tomb of Sennefer (TT96).
With links to transliteration and translation of the wall texts.

Sennefer's walls Manual de Codage.

Hieroglyphic text in the Tomb of Sennefer. Typeset version.

Sennefer's pillars
Pencil drawings of the pillars in the tomb of Sennefer.
With Manual de Codage, Transliteration and Translation.

Ceiling inscriptions in Sennefer's tomb

I've also been doing some handmade books lately,

and handmade paper.


Exhibition: "Edges of Reality"
Oil paintings, and pen and ink drawings: explorations in colour and light, based on observational drawings of the landscape of the Bendigo region.

Phyllis Palmer Gallery, La Trobe University, Bendigo.
July 16th - Aug 1st 2008

Artist's statement

Virtual exhibition

Pen drawings and vertical panorama photos 2007-2009.

Exploring Celtic Art. 2007.

Watercolour (Temple of Seti, Abydos) 2007.

Oil Painting - 2003

Artworks - 2002.
Stone carvings, pen drawings and Japanese marbling.

Egyptian Paintings and Drawings. 1999-2001

Gods of Ancient Egypt
Oil Paintings from 1988-1994

Index of Egyptian oil paintings.

The Story of Sinuhe
Hieroglyphic transcription and text-source pages by J. J. Hirst,
with transliteration and translation (courtesy of University College London).

The Dispute between a Man and his Ba
Hieroglyphic text of the Middle Kingdom dialogue between a man and his soul on whether or not life is worth living.

Stone Carvings
New works in an old medium.

More stone carvings (2003)

A Guide to Writing Egyptian Hieroglyphs

Sacred Writing
Pen Drawings with hieroglyphic texts

Images of Ancient Egypt
More illustrations of Ancient Egyptian themes.

Pen drawings 2006.

Pen drawings - 2005

Drawings from a sketchbook
Daily drawings - February to April 2003

Digital images
based on original drawings, photographs, etc. - 2003-2004

Handmade Concertina Books with
Pen drawings
"taking a line for a walk" -2004

A relief print on the same theme.

Pen Drawings
Drawings of the Australian bush - 1998.

Sunrise Photos

Black and White Woodcuts
Images from Greek Vase Paintings - 1985-86

Abstract photos of light. 1974.

Sun Drawings
Pencil Drawings - 1973.

(mostly) Black and White Photos
Landscapes and people.

The Artist
Background information, list of exhibitions, etc.


Ancient Egypt

The Egyptologist's Electronic Forum Discussion list.

Ancient Egyptian Resources Stephen Fryer's links to some excellent sites.

The Egyptian Theban Desert Photographs by Yarko Kobylecki

Daniel E. Dankh Paintings. The mysteries of Egypt and other worlds.

email: Jenny Carrington

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Last modified - Oct 2018