Stepping back from the geyser and finding flow

What geyser? The stream of ads and messages, and comparison-intended-to-get-you-to-feel-bad-and-buy-stuff, and shouting and violently-edited sports ads, and un-nuanced stories and snippets that make your heart sink or race. That’s not life. That’s algorithm and disruption and big players getting unnecessarily … Continue reading

Plenty Calendars 2023

I’m starting to think my Calendars Aren’t Just Calendars… they’re more like a series of heartfelt reminders, transmitted via my art and thoughtful quotes, from PastMe to FutureUsses … a printed time device to resonate with our hearts. There’s an artwork … Continue reading

Pictures 98-102 of my 100 Pictures Project

As you can see from the title of this blog post there was a numbering [or naming?] issue with my #100Pictures Project! It’s an approximately 100 Pictures Project in the end… I went a bit over & I also inadvertently … Continue reading

Pictures 91 – 97 of my 100 Pictures Project

Hellooooo, lovelies! Oh my gosh, so much on the homeward stretch – this is the penultimate post about my #100PicturesProject … Currently my 2022 SALA exhibition is on show, once more at the wonderful Mockingbird Lounge bookshop, which has also … Continue reading

Link Love October 2020

How are you doing? Lots of the things I’m reading, watching, hearing seem to be nudging me in a similar direction right now. You too? Here’s a patchwork of my inputs, and an attempt to bring the threads together… Thought … Continue reading

Plenty Twenty, the Exhibition…

If you can’t get to my in-person exhibition in South Australia [pandemic travel restrictions, anyone?], or you can & you’re wondering about the stories behind the 12 still lifes in my Plenty Twenty exhibition, then This Is For You! Here … Continue reading

I want to come to your drawing and painting lessons … but first, can I ask you something?

What do you want to ask, dear bold soul? I’ve replied to a few questions privately, and here are some other questions answered by students, quoted with permission. What if I can’t draw? A student from Block 1 this year … Continue reading

Let’s visit Mockingbird Lounge

Mockingbird Lounge is a second hand book shop and more! Did you know? My SALA (South Australian Living Artists) Festival 2020 exhibition of still life paintings, *Plenty 20* is at a wonderful book shop and café in Glenelg South called Mockingbird … Continue reading