Kangaroo Island Art Feast 2014

Well, the time has come and my gig is up from tomorrow over the October long weekend. I am scheduled for live flamework demonstrations at Raptor Domain over the weekend. I will have demos between 10am to 4pm from October 4-6. Come and say hello if you are around. I...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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,...

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...

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...

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...

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...