Tag Archives: green

Tea Bag Leaf Art

   On a recent visit to my local op shop I found these cute little frames. Although the rose pictures are sweet, they’re crooked and the black paper is quite faded. The shape of the frames was what really attracted … Continue reading

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Celadon Ceramics 

   Along with a love of blue and white, I also adore celadon green. I have a few pieces purchased from markets and brought back from trips overseas, but after the success of my faux blue and white ceramics, I … Continue reading

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Chinoiserie Hostess Trolley

Don’t you just love Chinoiserie patterns? I have a whole  Pinterest Board dedicated to this style and one day would love to wallpaper a whole room with it.     So I wondered to myself how I could incorporate some Chinoiserie into … Continue reading

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Library Refresh

  I’ve been doing a little decorating in the library lately. Excuse the bad behaviour of my animals in this photo. Point a camera at them and Frodo licks his butt and Luiseach sticks out her tongue. Go figure. Anyway, … 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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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

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Green and Copper Clock

I need a clock in my library, so I have been ‘googling’ clocks to decide what I am looking for. I have settled on something a bit Art Deco, in green and copper. Yep, I’m back to being very specific … Continue reading

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Hard Rubbish Roadside Finds

Since moving into this area, I have been astounded daily by the hard rubbish my neighbours place onto the street. It is like a little treasure trove lucky dip! The day I moved in one of my neighbours put this … Continue reading

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“Queen of the Night”

My latest artwork, of a beautiful plant that flowers only one night of the year – Night Blooming Cereus or “Queen of the Night”

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