I have had some requests to do workshops in paper-making and wool felting in 2018 so I have come up with a framework of dates. Please get in touch if you would like to book in for any of these dates.         Workshop numbers: We […]

This year I decided to enter the Noosa Regional Gallery’s annual Drawing prize which commemorates local artist and identity Lyn McCrea who passed away several years back. Lyn was a friend of the Sisters of Mary, one of the groups which agitated to protect the Mary River during […]

About Mayu’s Hair Paper My friend Mayu Kanamori was diagnosed with breast cancer last year, and she took the brave step of documenting her journey with the help of several friends. Accepting that she would lose her long black hair in the course of treatment, she asked what […]

I recently got permission from my opening speaker, Fellow Toastmaster Sandra Ross, to publish the beautiful words of the opening speech which she wrote and delivered to open my exhibition. You can read it below: Through Emerald Eyes Emerald is a crystal, green in colour because of the […]

My concept behind the Solo show are partly explained here. About the exhibition at Gympie regional Gallery in August 2014 You may have read that these works reflect the development of my ideas during the journey through a Master of Environmental Education Degree.  There’s something about study that […]

After representing my Toastmasters club, Gympie Goal Diggers, at a number of regional contests, I’m proud to announce that I won the Tall Tales section of the contest at Cooloola Berries, Wolvi, on Saturday! I even get a cute little trophy with my name engraved on it!

Two works accepted by CQU’s magazine, Idiom, one poem and one prose piece! Feeling thrilled! Look out for Issue 23.

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    Artist’s packs of 4 assorted botanical papers (a4 sheets) with feature sheet including gum leaves or other botancials $15 per pack plus postage. Order from this webpage.

Years ago, after a period of exposure to the culture of Japan, I wrote a story set in ancient Japan. I had visited the climbing kilns at the pottery village of Mashiko in Japan in 1994, on a kind of pilgrimage to the home village of Shoji Hamada, […]

Here is Arthur from Gayndah Art Gallery wearing my “Bunya Cloak of Office” a garment featuring two wool felt panels. Would you like to learn the technique of making wool felt? After interest has been expressed in the felted works in “The Legendary Bunya Tree” exhibition, I have […]