IMAGE: Bill Young standing in front of his painting ‘Spirit of Morwell’, 1990


The Darkness Can Give the Brightest Light: Bill Young as Artist Mentor

Presented by Janine Good
Saturday 13 August
1.00pm to 4.00pm at Arc Yinnar, 19 – 23 Main Street, Yinnar
Telephone 03 5163 1310


In this artist presentation, local artist Janine Good will recall the influence of Bill Young on herself as a painter through tutoring and mentorship and explore his applied techniques in detail. Janine will share paintings by Young from her private collection and explore his influence as friend and mentor on her own painting practice. The presentation will be accompanied by their shared love and inspiration from music. Light catering will be provided.

Bookings are not required. If you have any questions regarding this program, please contact Janine Good at


About Janine Good:

Janine has decades of experience as an artist and as an Art Tutor. Janine has been a long-standing participant in the visual arts in the Latrobe Valley since completing her Bachelor of Visual Arts at Monash University Gippsland Campus in 2002 where she first met Studio Technician, Bill Young. They remained close friends since this time, sharing art experiences and musical tastes. Bill was the subject of Janine’s Archibald prize portrait submission in 2018.