Summer days …

Hot summer days are a good excuse to stay inside and work. I am framing my miniature artworks of local flora. Using a variety of methods they are proving fiddly but worthwhile. Each image is a Giclee archival picture printed on 100% archival cotton rag so they need to be treated with care. Some framesContinue reading “Summer days …”

Two night trip to Benalla

We had to go to Benalla on Monday so decided to stay over for two nights. There is quite a bit of art to see there. My favourite place was the Winton Wetlands. Here are some pics. Here is a link for more information about this wonderful place https://wintonwetlands.org.au/project-overview/

Buda supports my art

I am delighted to let you know the wonderful historic Buda at Castlemaine is now stocking my art works. Thank you to Viv and the team for this support, I appreciate it. Buda Castlemaine . https://budacastlemaine.org

Winter eucalyptus

I was a bit saddened as well as joyful yesterday when I said goodbye to this beauty when it sold at the Australian native plant society annual show. I trust its new owner will get a lot of pleasure from wearing it. This mixed fabric scarf was a challenge as I was combining the 100%Continue reading “Winter eucalyptus”

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.

Creative day

I have been having a lovely creative day today, part photojournalism, part autobiography, part pure art. Here is the result of a photoshoot I did last week of a large piece of bark from our property. It is a work in progress.  

Summer Beauty

One of my favourite insects this time of the year must be the Blue Banded Bee. A native of these parts, it is always busy as… and so hard to photograph as it hardly stays on or near a flower long enough to capture a pic…much faster than a regular honey bee.