First in the series of work that I plan to do around the desert theme. In this series I want to explore the pop of colour in the otherwise dry and arid desert landscape. I’ve always loved cactus and this one is my textile interpretation using mix media techniques. vintage textiles, beads, a bit of… Read More DesArt- Cactus
Pick yourself up….tidy up the messy thoughts because thoughts have a way of wandering off. Connecting random dots, plucking the wrong cords, they take you places- some warm and fuzzy, others a little too prickly. They bring with them their voices- a bit too loud sometimes. Too noisy, as my son would say. Unbearable. Why?… Read More Hold onto that thought…..
The best time of my day is when I am in the kitchen, cooking. Here’s the thing- I didnt ever think, I would say this. I don’t mind cooking, but it’s not the spices that get me excited, it’s me! I love talking to myself. The conversations… are insightful, sometimes. Sometimes, I emerge with more… Read More Good company
It’s liberating to sit with a sketchbook. I draw, paint, compose, match colours, correct forms, make sure themes are in trend, patterns and collections are in line with the client brief, in short, design! So, what is so different about exploring on a sketchbook? I do it for myself! I wish I could spend more… Read More Liberating
Well, I registered this account a few years back so what took me this long…. Before you do, I ask myself! You see, once I write a post, it is out there and real, right? I wanted to be sure about what I write. I am not a great writer, don’t have fabulous parenting advise… Read More We loved these….