When Enough probably isn’t….

I am the Queen of Restraint when it comes to Art. The minute I submit something my initial thought is, “Damn, should have done more or added something more!” I hoped the weekend immersion with Flora Bowley earlier this year would launch me into a full-scale *brave* intuitive Dreaming state. But my friend, Restraint, madeContinue reading “When Enough probably isn’t….”

Magazine Madonnas

The humble mag is an endless source of inspiration. Kids use old mags to cut up and create wonderful collages. As we get older, we gather appealing images and words to create Mood Boards, something I’ve struggled with and never really embraced. Pinterest is the modern, digital version of this, I suppose. When my copyContinue reading “Magazine Madonnas”

Feature in Etz Magazine

This week I am super excited to be featured in Etzcetera Magazine’s newest feature, WIWORN (What I’m Working On Right Now). Here is the snippet that I shared of my latest artwork: And here is the completed artwork: This artwork gave me so much joy, from beginning to end. The intricate layering of the dressmaker’sContinue reading “Feature in Etz Magazine”

Art Journal Play/Love

The background has been created by swiping, smearing and dabbing all the left-over paint from other projects onto this page. The title was cut from a magazine article (or was it an advert?) The sun was created using an old old Tupperware doiley shaped placemat that my friend Krissy & I found on an OpContinue reading “Art Journal Play/Love”

123 Challenge for July + farewell

This is my last month as 123 Challenge Creative Team member, so here it is…… criteria are: colour=purple; word=my; technique=chevron I’ve been taking the 123 Challenges since 2007. Click HERE to see my very first 123 Challenge entry. The concept renewed my love of papercrafting back in the day when online forums were in theirContinue reading “123 Challenge for July + farewell”