Copa Abstractions Artwork For Sale

All artwork in my Natural Abstractions exhibition is for sale via Gosford Regional Gallery. As the red dots show, the Copa Abstractions collection of textile sketches has attracted a lot of buyer attention. Each individual work is 15x15cm and mounted on a mat in a 25×25 cm white shadow box frame. The sale price is… Read More →

just a moment from a matter of time

just a moment is a series of daily blog posts from 29 January to 29 February 2016 that will feature an artist and preview their artwork from my next touring exhibition a matter of time. Subscribe below to have the latest updates delivered straight to your in-box! Enter your email address: Other ways that you… Read More →

Living Colour Premiere at AQC

Living Colour! opens today at the Australasian Quilt Convention 2014. I’ll be giving a floor talk each day at 1.30pm. In the meantime, here are some before and after photos. There are more photos over on the Living Colour blog.

Festive Decorations

Today’s mission was to find Christmas candlesticks but we couldn’t find any apart from standard red, gold and silver. Nevermind. Meanwhile, my sister-in-law has been busy making paper mâché decorations: Befana, the Italian Christmas witch; Mr Claus; and the sun & the moon. She had so much fun, now she wants to make paper mâché… Read More →


It is the nature of the creative process to have to retrace your steps from time to time and start again to get a better result. Unpicking just got a whole lot easier, and more attractive, thanks to a gift from Al (made by her husband):   I love the green, paua-esque handle!

Aurifil Threads Giveaway

Aurifil Quilt Patchwork and Embroidery Threads is holding a giveaway on the Aurifil Facebook Page. You can find out how the giveaway works here on the the Aurifil blog but the gist of it is if you “like” the page, share it with your friends with a “I LOVE Aurifil threads” message and have 100+… Read More →

Eggplant, Wine & Emerald

With the next Twelve by Twelve challenge due in a month or so, I decided it was time to peruse my stash for suitable “Eggplant” fabrics in hues of deep purple, wine and emerald. A quick rummage around revealed this: I was surprised at how many purple and burgundy fabrics I dredged up and how… Read More →