This is a bonus blog post today. It’s a coincidental thing which happened so it definitely wasn’t on my editorial calendar but I’m very happy to ditch the blog schedule when this happens!! I went to the Fleece and Fibre Fair in Mt Pleasant (South Australia) today to buy more lovely yarn and wool roving … [Read more…]
This sculpture is at the corner of The Esplanade and Semaphore St, Semaphore, South Australia. It represents many of the activities, attributes and history of this seaside suburb. There are fish, ship’s mastheads, cars, the laughing clowns, carousel and ferris wheel from the foreshore amusements, the train, seagulls, fishing net, buildings, a whale and a … [Read more…]
I take my hat off to all volunteers everywhere!! Growing up we were encouraged to be involved in our community, it wasn’t viewed as anything unusual or different, it seemed to me that everyone did it. Mum was involved in the Country Women’s Association, our school things, table tennis club and the local Technical And … [Read more…]
This Saturday I will be at the Norwood Community Markets with my crocheted, embellished hats, drink bottle covers, hand painted t-shirts and mobile phone pouches. Clayton Wesley Church 280 Portrush Rd, Beulah Park, Adelaide, SA – Corner of Portrush Rd and The Parade. 10am to 4pm Here are some of the hats I’ve been making … [Read more…]
This is my first ever art exhibition. It has been a long three years of study and this is the culmination.
This is fairly typical of my desk, I have a hat on a bust which I’m working on as well as my sewing machine and my computer. The sewing machine is too heavy to lift up and down off my desk so at the moment it can stay where it is. I like to swap … [Read more…]