Category: Arty Fun


Rufus is Wrapped Up

Every so often I like to try something complete different – so meet Rufus he is a very agreeable wrapped creature that now sits on my desk and keeps me company every day.  


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...


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,...


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,...


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...


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...