Rachel Castle 

      Entitled BLOOM, this exhibition celebrates Rachel’s eternal love affair with all things floral. We’re especially honoured to host this show, as it will be Rachel’s first solo exhibition in Melbourne.

‘BLOOM is a culmination of all my painting and screen print strokes over the past few years. It’s a big final BANG of all my favourite colours, textures, layers and treatments.’ – Rachel Castle.

The big paintings have at least 3, and sometimes up to 5, layers of paint, spots and wash before I start the agonising top layer’ says Rachel. ‘I take a deep breathe and make those final strokes, one colour at a time. Some of the flower marks require up to 10 layers to get the paint rich and bright and consistent enough. Finally I paint and print the last few spots, which is really the best bit, the fun bit.’



Works can be shipped within Australia + internationally at an additional cost, or picked up directly from TDF Collect in Collingwood, Melbourne.

Couriers within Melbourne can also be arranged at an additional cost to the buyer. 

TDF Collect will be open for artwork pick ups following the exhibition closing Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm. 

Artworks are oil and canvas, framed in stained Tasmanian oak. 


Presales open Thursday August 12th

‘Venus in Repose’ by Emma Currie
Saturday August 28th – Thursday September 2nd

Opening drinks Saturday August 28th from 2pm

Supported by Dulux, Bodriggy + Minimum Wines

TDF Collect
14 Little Oxford Street
Collingwood, Melbourne


Saturday 10am-4pm
Sunday 11am-3pm
Monday Closed
Tuesday-Thursday 10am-4pm