Geraldine Simmons's blog

Saturday, 9 September, 2023
Nothing could make me feel more proud than selling my painting "Baby Steps." Even better, it sold for well over the asking price. 100% of the proceeds went to Save Elephant Foundation.It was an honour and a privilege to meet the acclaimed founder of Save Elephant Foundation, Lek Chailet at the Northern Beaches Gallery in Cromer, NSW for the screening of her stirring and confronting documentary Elephant Mother. My sensitive soul felt tortured as I sat through moments too unbearable to watch. I knew she had to bring attention to what was happening behind the scenes in the cruel...
Saturday, 17 June, 2023
I feel so humbled and honoured to have my artwork selected for the 2023 David Shepherd Wildlife Artist of the Year exhibition to be held at the Mall Galleries in London from 12th September to 16th September.DSWF Wildlife Artist of the Year is an internationally renowned wildlife art competition and exhibition, which each year attracts entries from some of the most talented artists around the globe, who come together to celebrate the beauty of the natural world. DSWF Wildlife Artist of the Year has attracted more than 16,300 entries, and through entry fees, exhibition sales, and...
Thursday, 27 April, 2023 thanks to Art Tour International for the opportunity to share my art and thoughts in this important and significant Earth Day Edition. Please scroll to p.27 to see the article.
Friday, 10 March, 2023
Art Tour International Top Featured Artist
Saturday, 6 May, 2017
My love of wildlife and drawing wildlife always opens up wonderful opportunities for me and one of those opportunities was an awesome trip to Borneo, Indonesia. I would like to share my amazing 6-day trip in 2005 to Tanjung Putting National Park in Kalimantan (a part of the island of Borneo). It is here where FRIENDS of the NATIONAL PARKS FOUNDATION is stationed, and that I have been supporting for quite a few years. Firstly, I would like to introduce you to FNPF and briefly tell you what they do as most of their work is carried out in the Tanjung Puting National Park as well as...