Category: Arty Fun

AMMR1s

Mixed Media Roadshow Retreat

Together with arty friends Annabelle and Janine, I attended the Australian Mixed Media Roadshow art weekend – 4 days of mixed media heaven under the coaching of 3 icons of the mixed media world...

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Mixed Media Roadshow Charms

This weekend I am attending the Australian Mixed Media Roadshow for the first time.  Four days of mixed media workshops and arty fun in the company of other artists – I might burst with...

Altered Stamp Selfies

Altered Stamp Selfie

I digitally altered this postage stamp by replacing Henri Collet’s face with my own – then printed it out at the original size and used it as the self portrait element on my latest...

Tiny recycled journal.

Mini Art Retreat

My friend Annabelle and I constructed our own mini art retreat last weekend. We went to the Fremantle Print Awards, made journals from old National Geographic magazines, experimented with Orange Power and Eucalyptus oils,...

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Feeding the Art Brain

My husband and I went away for a few days recently to visit artists taking part in this years Margaret River Region Open Studios. We saw 29 artists work – painters, sculpters, jewellery makers, printmakers,...

2015SPA01s

Postcard Exchanges Have Arrived

  You might recall me creating Edwina as my contribution to the Southern Printmakers’ Association post card exchange on the theme of Lyrical a couple of months back – written about in this post...

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My Art Goes to Canada

  There is nothing finer than seeing my art going to another country – this time to Canada with barbershop coach Joey Minshall.  When I’m not making art I sing in a large women’s...

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Paper Mache Fun

My wonderful niece Sophie (8) and I spent a fun morning making Patches the Pig – we were a great team and I loved the result so much I wanted to keep him! Another...