The Art of Rustle Phillips New Zealand - Pastelist

Fine Art - Rustle Phillips

A selection of my art can be seen here.

They have been painted in either pastel or watercolour.


Rustle Phillips born in the county of West Sussex, England followed in his father.    

( Harry Phillips ) footsteps as an accomplished pastelist. Rustle has spent most of his life living in the city of Christchurch, situated in the south island of New Zealand.

Now retired from his working role as Training Advisor, he lives in the beautiful village of Ashhurst, Manawatu, central north island NZ.

Rustle spends his time creating Native American Indian style frame drums and split river drift didgeridoos, jewellery reccycled from out of currency coins and painting. 

To enquire about prices or to arrange a commission painting please email 
Rustle Phillips -

Winters Frozen Stream -Watercolour SOLD
  • Excellent watercolor, very clear, professional.Perfect.5*

Silence Speaks - Pastel - SOLD
  • Cold atmosphere but warm feelings and emotions on working out this fantastic artwork. All my best, Isaura

Lake Geneva - Watercolour - SOLD
  • Fascinating! 5+++!

Coromandel Peninsula - FOR SALE
  • You have captured the Coromandel well. One of my favourite areas here in NZ. It is a wild rugged, beautiful region of my homeland. Well done!

Autumn Stream - Watercolour - SOLD
  • a very lovely watercolor, simple and effective!

To The Unknown Shore -Pastel SOLD

  • This landscape 'sings'! The atmosphere and those clouds are wonderful!

The Domain - Pastel August 2015 

A study of the Ashhurst Domain situated in central north island of New Zealand. Looking across native bush to the Ruahine hills.


Merlin - 65cm x 40xm Original Pastel - 22 July 2017

Merlin our Maltese Corgi cross  

Original Pastel - soft pastel card 65cm x 40cm 

22 July 2017 

Created by Rustle Phillips