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Jonathan Cooper


Jonathan worked as an educator at the Art Gallery of NSW in Sydney, Australia, for more than 30 years. He is now a freelance writer, lecturer and website manager. Although a resident of the Central Coast, north of Sydney, he has travelled to the Comox Valley once a year on average since 2012, each time staying for a month or two. During each visit, he regularly attends the fortnightly Cumberland Life Drawing sessions. Among his other interests is the international language, Esperanto.

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Words by Jonathan Cooper
and Zoë Cooper
Photos by Meredith Rose
The inherent pursuit of drawing can benefit anyone willing to see things anew.     Every second week, a group of adults varying in age and...

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