Tag: lampwork

Kangaroo Island Inspiration – Authentic Kangaroo Island

If you have been to Kangaroo Island, you will know how pristine the waters are here and how the sandy beaches are just glorious….most of them have fine white/beige sand and we are so very lucky we can still walk barefoot along the sandy beaches here. These beads are a long time favourite of mine […]

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Busy weekend at Raptor Domain

So, it’s day 2 of 3 and it has been lots of fun so far. Still fighting to swallow normally and still having to be careful with what I can eat which is still reasonably soft food or a smoothie.. That’s okay… better than not to be able to eat at all. Only two more […]

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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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“My Signature Style”……..

Someone recently asked me what my signature style is and that got me thinking. I am very much influenced by the colours of the ocean as I spent many years working on the beach at Seal Bay as a guide and it was the draw of the ocean that brought me to Seal Bay (via […]

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I’m just waiting for the kiln to cool……..

Well….. first of all, I should be in bed sleeping after such a late night/early morning on the torch. I spent several hours last night making beads for the Queensland Flood Relief fund raising exercise I have committed myself to until the end of February and the next couple of weeks are going to be […]

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KI Art Feast – Skin on Bone @ Fine Art KI

Launching the KI Art Feast all around the island from this weekend. It will be an awesome celebration of art and with so many galleries to go to, it will be a pretty full weekend! I have just sent in a small collection of vessels to Fine Art for their exhibition with the theme of […]

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7 on the Wall opening @ Sunset Winery

Well…….. I FINALLY made it to the opening night of an exhibition I am participating in. How pathetic is that you ask? I find the drive back in the dark, with potential kangaroos, wallabies & possums moving across the road in front of the car, very stressful and until last night it was just all […]

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I am getting a (new torch) Scorpion!!!!

OMG I am so excited!!!! I just received the confirmation email for my new torch. I have heard so much about this torch and how good it is that I just HAD to upgrade. I want to start playing with “hard glass” and my current torch will probably not be as hot as the Scorpion […]

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