Author: SimplyBea

A different sort of day…..

So, it was a different day in the office for me today and a lovely one at that. In spite of a bad case of hay fever with my nose running a massive marathon from the word go this morning and violent sneeze attacks which startled (and maybe frightened off) some of my work colleagues […]

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Keeping warm this winter…..

So, winter is officially here now on Kangaroo Island and there is that chill in the air when I get up in the mornings. I fight the urge to stay snuggled in bed under the warm layers, cuddled up with the cats……but I also have this really strong urge to get out into the studio […]

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Sssssssssnake in the herb plot……..

Oooooh, it was quite a find………!!! As I was about to head off to work this morning bf told me that he had a shock when he saw a snakeskin at the back of our very withered herb plot yesterday afternoon……so when I got back this evening, I wanted to see it and actually got […]

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SimplyBea is now on Etsy…..

So, eight years after I signed up for my Etsy account – I have actually posted a few items up in the store. It has been a challenge with the photography as I prefer natural lighting which is difficult with open spaces and blustery winds outdoors and very limited access to good natural lighting in […]

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March 2014……..ice (non blogging) breaker….

So, where does time go and how does it get away so quickly from me???? Well, in a way that’s not true because I am very aware of not having posted here for quite a while and finding some ‘justification’ to myself for not doing so but in the end, really……it’s not about having ‘the […]

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Then came July and after that came August….

So…another busy couple of months with lots happening. I have finished most of the pieces for my collection to be exhibited during the Kangaroo Island Art Feast in October. It was challenging, working with recycled glass but I think the pieces came out pretty well. The theme for the exhibition is ‘Life On The Edge’ […]

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Busy May and now it’s June…

So, lots has happened and is still happening….. First of all….winter has finally arrived with LOTS of rain….. The first season breaker brought us 77ml of rain, I needed gum boots to get from the house to the studio….. Stormy skies and moody colours around…giving lots of inspiration… Finally, after more than 5 weeks of […]

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It’s not all about me…really!!!

If you are in Adelaide during SALA, check out the exhibition by a very talented young man. David Frahm – taken away too soon from us but his work will be showcased during SALA 2013. The opening ceremony is being planned for 17th August 2013 between 3pm-5pm. See you there. ~~~SimplyBea~~~ Share

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One step at a time……

Well, what can I say……it’s been another long period between posts and so very much has happened. Some major personal events which impacted on my creativity, lack of confidence, weather changes, and so on…..I could go on but I won’t. I have cleared my mind, the weather has cooled down a fair bit more so […]

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September already!!!!!

Here I go again…..this time, no apologies for the length between posts because I have been BUSY and have actually been updating my facebook page, so if you are keen to follow my ‘work-in-progress’, head on over to my SimplyBea FB page and ‘Like’ it to keep updated. So here are a few piccies of […]

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