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Feathery Decor

Sometimes I have no idea where my brain gets inspiration from! These feathery wall plaques are one of those times!!! They started life as pages from a “kaleidoscope” colouring in book. I spent a couple of happy hours with my … Continue reading

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Chateau Cardboard Storage

once upon a time (actually only a few years ago) I worked in the wine industry. For 15 years. I absolutely loved it, and it turned me into a complete wine snob. Well, at the time I got a lot … Continue reading

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Bookmarks part two- paint.

So, loving the bookmarks, and thinking what awesome gifts they would make, I wanted more. I’m obsessive like that. I’m aware of this. So I wanted to do something different with these, and was inspired, once again (and I realise … Continue reading

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Bookmarks- Part One, Paper.

In my quest to find new projects using tassels, I am constantly spying tassels wherever I can around me. Sitting in my library the other day, flicking through a decorating book, I wanted a bookmark, but surprisingly couldn’t find one. … Continue reading

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Mexican Milagros

If there is one thing I just love about Mexican culture it is their arts and crafts, their sense of colour and the whimsical way they use it. It’s not something we see much in Australia, except on telly, and … Continue reading

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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

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