New artwork created !

New artwork created today! As many of my creative colleagues know, getting a final piece of work completed can mean hours of slog, not to mention the research and practice that has gone on before. Today I decided to create a new piece of wearable art in the form of a mixed fabric scarf, usingContinue reading “New artwork created !”

Foray into embroidery recognised a little

My foray into embroidery to enhance my native floral wearable art range has been recognised (just a little bit) in the new edition of Inspirations news #188. https://mailchi.mp/inspirationsmagazine/embroidery-news-issue-461281?e=1fd025ae44

Hand colouring with thread and other sewing

Being an artist is a broad term, but for me I start my art with a photograph and then decide how it is to be used. My return to hand stitched items began almost four years ago when I began my wearable art range of scarves that feature my photographic art of Bendigo goldfields nativeContinue reading “Hand colouring with thread and other sewing”

A4 Contemporary Art show, Melbourne

http://www.contemporaryartsociety.org.au/images/pdf/a4art_invitation_web.pdf I am delighted to say that my second involvement this year in an exhibition will be opened on Saturday 23rd March. Please see the attached link for more details, I am looking forward to seeing this unique artist gallery in the middle of the yarra river, Melbourne

Exhibition during Castlemaine state festival

I am pleased to at long last be involved in an exhibition during the Castlemaine State Festival. I hope you can make it to the festival and my work at this centrally located gallery.

Nature at its best

Just found this colony of ladybugs in our garden. I was cutting down a palm plant we did not want and discovered this colony living in it. Needless to say we are going to keep the palm now! The bugs have set up right next to our white rose that has been a haven forContinue reading “Nature at its best”