Armadale Hills Open Studio Arts Trail 2017

Armadale Hills Open Studio Arts Trail 2017 Digital Brochure Map Our studios open on Friday 8th September, they will be open 10am – 4pm Friday, Saturday & Sunday for 3 weeks until 24th September. There are 24 studios open this year with about 50 artists involved. We really look forward to chatting to lots of […]

It’s been a year

It’s a year today since my Mum, Dulcie, died. She is often in my thoughts but today I want pay tribute to what a huge influence she’s been in my life and art practice. She was very creative although she didn’t have the opportunity to really follow that path and learn pottery until we were […]

Armadale Hills Open Studio Arts Trail

Open this Thursday to Sunday 8th -11th & 15th – 18th September 2016 from 10am to 4pm. Maps are available from the Armadale Visitor Centre or go to www.armadale.wa.gov.au I’m taking part in the Arts Trail again this year, although my studio won’t be open. I will be sharing with Sue Doorey in her studio. There are […]

SAQA Oceania Blog Hop

36 Oceania members of SAQA have made a 12″ x 12″ quilt for the online SAQA benefit auction so we’ve decided to do a blog hop that documents how each person went about the creation of their quilt. The auction begins on September 16 and there are more than 430 quilts to bid for – many from very […]

12″ x 12″ quilt

  I’ve been printing a collection of fabrics based on circle designs with a view to make a large wall piece. I used some of them to make this 12″ x 12″ quilt for the SAQA auction. You’ll be able to see all of the quilts & take part in the auction on the SAQA […]

It’s Pink for November!

It’s time for Roy G Biv (colours of the rainbow) again. We done all the rainbow colours so now we’re extending a little to finish off the year & this month it’s pink. For links to more pink posts go to Julie B Booth’s blog  or Jennifer Coyne Qudeen’s blog here. I do often use […]

The Roy G Biv colour for October is grey

Taking part in the challenge again this month, although I seem to get later each time! I don’t use a lot of grey in my work but found quite a few photos featuring grey – hope you enjoy them. For links to other participants go to Julie’s blog here & Jennifer’s blog here. Procion dyed […]

September’s colour is Gold

I’m doing the Roy G Biv challenge again & this month’s colour is metallic gold. Check Jennifer Coyne Qudeen’s blog for links to other challenge participants. The 1st pic is a page from a  book making workshop I recently did with Ro Bruhn. It includes some stitching with gold thread in the bobbin – top […]

Armadale Hills Open Studio Arts Trail

I’m very excited to be taking part in the first Armadale Open Studios Art Trail: Thursday to Sunday 17 -20 & 24 – 27 September, when my studio and many others will be opening to visitors. There will be several events happening as part of the Spring festival in the Armadale Hills area including art […]