The start of a new year is an opportunity for me to revise and reset the S.M.A.R.T. parameters for my Monthly Art Project. S.M.A.R.T. is an acronym for: specific, measurable, achieveable, realistic and timebound.With this in mind, this is my pledge: Each month (January-June 2019), I will make a 30x30cm (12x12in) textile sketch that is […]
Twelve by Twelve
a matter of time completes its exhibition tour at the International Quilt Festival in Houston 2017 (with thanks to eQuilter) and I am accompanying the exhibit. You can find me at Aisle L on Main Street for gallery talks each day at 11am and 2pm with a special after-class talk at 5.30pm on Saturday 4 […]
As a member of the Twelve by Twelve International Art Quilt Challenge, I am excited to announce that we have self-published a book that documents our second series – Colorplay. This is a catalogue-style publication with an introduction by Diane Perin, mosaic images for each of the 12 challenges and images and artist statements for […]
For Week 27 of my Weekly Art Project I am revisting a familiar theme. Some of you may recall that I set [rainbow] Lorikeet as the palette for the Twelve by Twelve International Art Quilt Project Colourplay challenge. These bright coloured birds feed on the banksias outside my window studio and entertain me with their antics. They […]
Nine years ago today, I embarked on the creative, collaborative adventure with the Twelve by Twelve: International Art Quilt Challenge. Where are the Twelves now? Find out in this series of blog posts starting with Diane Perin:
On 19 July 1916, the Battle of Fromelles opened on the Western Front. Within 14 hours, 5500 Australian casualties, 1900 dead. Lest we forget. The discovery, recovery and identification of the fallen soldiers was the inspiration for my Twelve by Twelve identity-themed work – Lost & Found at Fromelles.