Category Archives: Inspiration

Adrawingaday project, number 7

Adrawingaday sketches and ink drawings. Self-portraits, pin-ups, surrealism, reverse mermaids and some flowers that look suspiciously like vulvas. Continue reading

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Mandala drawings since I have run out of wool

Mandala drawings, stickers and other sketches completed in December, 2013. Continue reading

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What is my artwork worth? A awkward discussion about artist wages.

How much is my artwork worth? An opinion regarding paying artists for services rendered. Continue reading

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Ten thousand hours of crochet

Have I done 10,000 hours of crochet? I looked up some stats and roughly worked it out. Continue reading

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Artist News / October Links Round Up

Artist News / October Links Round Up Personal artist news: Someone snapped a photo of a throw I created, and used it as a title image: http://us4.campaign-archive2.com/?u=b20044531929534bdd108e0a1&id=fda8a0348a&e=%5BUNIQID I found an older write up on Brief Encounters on ActorsGreenRoom: http://actorsgreenroom.net/archives/8525 I … Continue reading

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Snapped: Why I’m Wearing This contribution for ABC Open

Snapped: Why I’m Wearing This Vintage Green Dress ABC Open is asking for contributions for the series Snapped: Why I’m Wearing This. It was so difficult to choose any one particular thing; I went with a dress that is now … Continue reading

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Does art matter? Artists say, yes.

Does Art Matter? …Is the question Benjamin Tupas, a producer for ABC Open posited to artists recently about the creation of art in Toowoomba in the article Art Matters. I was one of the artists, and I was quoted! The … Continue reading

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Large handmade postcards, collage crafternoon

I needed large handmade postcards for a recent spree of letter writing. I enjoy sending snailmail to people. With the assistance of Muzy, I have put together a compilation (or series of) the cards I collaged together from reused file … Continue reading

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Vintage craft book adults

Vintage craft book adults have their shit together a lot better than their youthful counterparts. It’s probably because they chose to be there…but there’s a couple that are just amazing.

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Vintage craft book kids

Vintage craft book kids are a strange lot. I don’t think photographers got as many chances at getting that “perfect” shot of children at play as modern photographers do. So here they are; enjoying their new beanie, wearing smocks, or … Continue reading

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