This story and the accompanying images will hook you in. and my submission to monochrome madness. Visit Monochrome Madness 2-52 (Close up theme) with Leanne Cole. The Siren’s Eye (with a touch of allowed colour) also fits with my tale. Two wonde… Source: The Siren’s Bones (2)
Getting everything packed for bump in for the Transient Landscape my tummy is all aflutter-twelve months worth of work is finally honed down and ready for the exhibition! And yes I had one last item to produce, this one was made from the summer collection of handmade paper and was only finished this morning! Continue reading “Butterflies are a flutter!”
I thought I would share a quick pic of my fourth accordion style book as it is drying. This will be my last for the Transient Landscape before the exhibition opens next week.
I have just written the last of my children’s book reviews for Magpies. I have been honoured to work for this magazine for many years, both as a reviewer and writer but now feel I should concentrate more on my OWN art – both visual and written. Reading and writing about children’s literature is a wonderful privilege,Continue reading “Children’s book reviews”
Exploring memory and remnants left over in old homes/ruins within the Australian landscape. Particular interest for me are the floral remains. This is one such image that has been captured in camera with very little tweaking – only contrast and tone.
Sneak peak at one of my handmade books for upcoming exhibit at Post Office Artist space with other 3AMPs. In this book each image has been hand coloured with pastels and the covers are handmade recycled paper made by me. I also dyed the paper using eucalyptus bark.
For four weeks this pop up arts space will operate at shop 7 Fountain Court. And I am happy to say I was selected to participate with my piece Young Woman (circa 1950s). Thanks to Maree Tonkin for the image… The doors opened on Wednesday 9 th March with WIN NEWS covering the event.Continue reading “Exhibit B”
Today my framer, Bill, framed four of my artworks in readiness for the forthcoming exhibition in April. Here are some W.I.P. Shots.
Self portrait 2016
Last week I was battling with my printer in an endeavour to get work ready for The Golden Landscape…this week so far it is a totally different scenario! I even have managed to re print an image that was printed at a lab and I wasn’t happy with it, but have rejigged it and itContinue reading “Good printing week”