Monthly Archives: October 2014

Telephone Table Revamp

10 years ago I lived in Melbourne and I had one of the BEST op shops I have ever come across just a few minutes down the road. I was on a very strict budget back then (not unlike my … Continue reading

Posted in Furniture Makeovers | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

My Whovian Tendencies

It is absolutely no secret that I am an unabashed Whovian. If you have not heard of the term “Whovian”, it mean s a fan of the BBC television show Doctor Who. I grew up watching this from very early … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Throwback Thursday Owls

A few years ago I was completely addicted to soft drinks, particularly coke. Very bad for me, I know, but shit happens. That isn’t the point of this post! ūüėÉ The point is I had a lot of empty plastic … Continue reading

Posted in Craft Projects | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Welcome to the Nerve Centre

I spent most of my weekend playing in the studio. Every few months my my studio gets so messy and disorganised that I can’t even get in there with a vacuum cleaner, and I have to spend a day blitzing … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Coffee Table Update

So the other two coffee tables I had from Ikea have been decoupaged now too, with newspaper. I love the look of decorating with newsprint, and I even use it sometimes in my art, to paint on. I sat down … Continue reading

Posted in Furniture Makeovers | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Even crazier cat lady, a.k.a. A new addition to the family!

A few months ago my elderly tortoiseshell cat Mischief got very sick and had to be put to sleep (very sad, but she had had an awesome life, but was no longer enjoying it, so it was time for her … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Paper Leaf Garland and Wreath

As an artist, I always have leftover paint or ink which I hate wasting. So I tend to use up leftovers on envelopes, bags and papers. I store them in a colourful set of drawers in my studio, separated into … Continue reading

Posted in Craft Projects | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment