March 24: Mystery

Originally posted on On This Date in Photography: by James Mcardle:
The found photograph presents a mystery that invites the viewer to find a solution, or to give it new meaning. A friend, photographer Jim McFarlane alerted me to Untitled.Showa which invites you to… …interact with a collection of old photographs from Japan, found in…

Sneak peak at how the mini art gallery is progressing

I am working a lot on this gallery as it needs to be ready for a group exhibition in September. Here is a sneak peak of one of the galleries.

Miniature art 2021

Last year I discovered room boxes and created my first one. I was intrigued with the concept of miniature art and wanted to create more. It has taken me many months but finally I’m getting back into it, having purchased secondhand a dolls house which while it’s not 1/12th scale I will convert it toContinue reading “Miniature art 2021”

Drying delicate native flower buds

Earlier this year I began experimenting with drying native flower buds in silica gel (crystals). It can be bought on line under the name of Flower Drying Crystals and is both reasonably priced and reusable. I began in July/August with my work but have not revisited it since then due to the unwelcome diagnosis ofContinue reading “Drying delicate native flower buds”

Australian Flora wearable art for sale (11th January 2021 update)

My wearable art range is available at: BUDA Castlemaine https://budacastlemaine.org WARRAL Honey Maldon http://warralhoney.com.au And my works on paper and canvas: Castlemaine Market building, Historic Market Building, 44 Mostyn Street Castlemaine, Victoria I have also created my own on line shop at Ebay for people to directly purchase my exclusive range of Australian wearable artContinue reading “Australian Flora wearable art for sale (11th January 2021 update)”

(7) Discover Documentary #3 | Pendle Hall – YouTube

Join Michael Reason, Curator of History and Technology as he takes us on a tour of a piece of prime real estate in miniature, Pendle Hall. — Read on http://www.youtube.com/watch Since discovering room boxes for book cases earlier this year thanks to the on line community, my interest in Miniatures has been awakened! Here isContinue reading “(7) Discover Documentary #3 | Pendle Hall – YouTube”

Shelter in Place Gallery

Shelter in Place Gallery — Read on http://www.shelterinplacegallery.com/ When I began researching miniature art galleries I did not know about this particular space in Boston USA. That is the beauty of research the more you do the more you discover, I hope you find this as interesting as I do. Having made one small gallery,Continue reading “Shelter in Place Gallery”

Bendigo bush paper art

Summer is my paper making time. This piece was created in a more innocent time. It reflects the beauty of the Australian bush, and is too nice to hidden away, hence my decision to frame it Size is 10 cm by 15cm plus frame. It is for sale if you would like a piece ofContinue reading “Bendigo bush paper art”