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Joss Paper Shelf

I have been wanting to decoupage something using Joss Paper for a very long time, and finally got the right project for it. Joss paper is made from bamboo and is traditionally burned as an offering during Chinese ancestral worship. … Continue reading

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Boho Decoupage Rings

I hate waste, and when I do patchwork and other sewing projects I end up with a lot of little scraps of fabric. The cotton pieces can be composted, but the synthetic fabric has to go to landfill, so I … Continue reading

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Wall Lights Update ~ Sun & Moon

A while ago I updated my ugly wall lights with ash tree leaves and mod podge: see my previous post They looked great, but eventually the heat of the bulbs faded and browned the leaves, so I decided it was … Continue reading

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Upcycled Hexagon Shelf

When I found this white hexagon shelf in the op shop for $3 I knew I could do something fun with it. It was a no brainer to paint it a vibrant colour so I mixed up a bazillion different … Continue reading

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Rainbow Dyed Crochet Tablecloth

I have had this lace/crochet tablecloth for years and have hardly used it. It came from an op shop maybe 15 years ago and has been sitting in my linen press ever since. So I decided to do a little … Continue reading

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Pom Pom Cushions

I found these cushions at the op shop a while back and decided that, like the tea towels, they could benefit from some embellishments! I decided on Pom Poms instead of tassels for these guys. I found some red, yellow … Continue reading

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Leafy Wardrobe Mural

About three months ago I decided I was sick of my boring grey wardrobe doors. So I decided a mural would be a fun way to jazz it up and grabbing a pencil I started scribbling leaf shapes on these … Continue reading

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Stencilled Bedside

About a year after I moved into this house, my next door neighbour put this little chest of drawers out on the side of the road, and I decided it would make great storage for my art as well as … Continue reading

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Revamped Office Chair

For ages I struggled to find a chair to use as a desk chair in my studio . I hate ugly office chars but nothing else was comfortable enough to sit in all day. Eventually I relented and picked up … Continue reading

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Sketchbook Project 2018

I received an email this morning from The Sketchbook Project to let me know they have received my sketchbook and it’s on the shelf in The Brooklyn Art Library in New York! So I thought you guys would like to … Continue reading

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