Monthly Archives: September 2011

And the green grass grew all around, all around…

(AAAAAAAAND I’ve just given myself an earworm – and what’s worse, it’s a cumulative song… this could go on for days!!  Here’s a link to the sheet music if you want to join in..) Remember that rain we had before … Continue reading

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Aunt Zora

Aunt Zora is an imaginary character who sometimes shows up in my art journals: [clicky for biggy] This started as a page in Jane’s “Supplies Me” class – working with gesso over textured papers. My back is still giving me … Continue reading

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New book! (Thanks to Allen and Unwin)

I was so thrilled when Mr Beloved brought home the post today – look what I won! I answered a question in one of the mailing list competitions Allen and Unwin send via email. “But wait!” you might be saying … Continue reading

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“Supplies Me” – Jane Davenport Workshop!

I’m super excited to be taking part in Jane Davenport’s new online workshop, “Supplies Me”. When I met Jane at the Scrapbooking convention in Brisbane in June, she mentioned that this class was in the planning stages.  And now it’s … Continue reading

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Coloured pencil… “A Lovely Dream” workshop

I’m taking part in Suzi’s new class, “A Lovely Dream” – it’s an art journal workshop that goes from September to May – lots of stuff to do!  (And if you buy it before September 15 you get it $10 … Continue reading

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I wanna change my clothes my hair my face…

[NB: I started writing this last week but decided I should get it posted even without pics!] With much trepidation (but with positive recommendations from several Toowoomba friends) I went to a different hairdresser last Tuesday. He was lovely and … Continue reading

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