I finally completed this cotton wall hanging. I decided to use a recycled timber hanging system which goes well with the natural theme. I would love your feedback.
Recently I was invited to write an article on how I make my miniature floral works. The article was to be published in the online magazine Dolls Houses Past and Present. I enjoyed the experience and hope you get to make and enjoy your own miniature floral arrangements. https://www.dollshousespastandpresent.co.uk/Magazine/Issue-34-December-2021/Page-13
The wildflowers season we have just experienced here in Central Victoria has been stunning. I was able to get out and capture both new and old acquaintances with my camera and have at last managed to sit down to work on a new repeating design with some of these images. It will look gorgeous printedContinue reading “Winter & spring 2021 Wildflowers Loddon Mallee, Australia”
Despite Covid restrictions our group exhibition has managed to attract visitors and art sales. The show is on until Sunday 17th October 2021, so those who live regionally can still make it! Here are some images of my contribution to the theme of Space and what it means to me. Enjoy!
It was in 2016 during a foray into a mosquito laden bush that we first saw the Yam Daisy. It was one lonely plant and I have wanted to see and photograph more ever since then. Yesterday during our lockdown exercise, walking into the Box Ironbark bush near our home we spotted several of theseContinue reading “Yam Daisy is back”
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The Bendigo wax flower is a tiny one, with many flowers on each branch. They are starting their winter flowering season.
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.
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”
Our first sighting of the Bendigo Wax in the wild. Flowering earlier than normal, it was a delight to see. As were the sundews glistening in the sun.