First Poncho, just in time for autumn Inspired by my recent trip to the Paris end of Collins Street I finished sewing my dark navy poncho today. Originally the design was to include some of my floral silk fabric. However struggling with how to blend the two fabrics in a pleasing way, I decided toContinue reading “First Poncho”
Red Hibiscus. Before designing my fabric comes the sourcing and capturing of the flora that speaks to me in some way, be it colour, form or fragrance. I have two main themes , Indigenous Flora of the Bendigo region and Suburban Flora of the Bendigo region. Today I spent several hours in the studio photographingContinue reading “suburbia”
Visiting local artists’ exhibition on a sunny cold afternoon. What is Autumn to you?
This enormous (ground dwelling?) spider was out in the rain yesterday carrying her precious family on her back. I am assuming she may be a ground dwelling spider that did not want her babies to drown? Any other thoughts welcome.
We saw this pair here last year in August, however they are back here already. It is like they are part of the family…hope their young one survived.