Monthly Archives: March 2015

Revamped Dressing Table

Once upon a time there was an early 20th century dressing table sitting unloved in a Salvation Army op shop in Melbourne. It had been painted baby poo brown and was for sale for $25. I bought it, and immediately … Continue reading

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Under The Sea Lampshade

I have been wanting to do something crafty to the lampshade in my studio for ages. I was thinking watery, under the sea, blues and greens, so I wanted to use a water based medium. Acrylic ink is something I … Continue reading

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Pineapple Vase

 The pineapple trend is one I love. I have so far embraced it with this Pineapple Dish and a painting of a pineapple in my kitchen, but I came across the perfect white vase to turn into a pineapple at Spotlight … Continue reading

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Faux Shibori Cushion

To continue my current love affair with blue and white, I really want a Shibori cushion for my bedroom. I’m currently redecorating my bedroom in shades of blue, white and grey (with perhaps a few hits of pink), but more … Continue reading

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A foxy mask 

I collect fox artworks and hang my collection in my hallway. The collection has gradually grown and includes a few pieces of my own. When I discovered animal mask blanks on eBay, I just had to get a fox to … Continue reading

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How to make an antique blue and white bowl

I have an increasing obsession with blue and White ceramics. Gradually they have been infiltrating my home, I look for them in op shops and markets and my eye is drawn to them wherever I go.  It’s not really … Continue reading

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Saint Patrick’s Day Garland 

I so enjoyed making the Valentines garlands  that I decided to make one in the same style to celebrate St Paddy’s Day. I have enough Irish blood in me that I will always wear green and drink green beer on … Continue reading

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