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tsktsk
Artist. Illustrator. Designer. Mother.
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they are like babies' booties...so delicate.
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Way back on the 11th of July, 2006 I started blogging. I started for many reasons, but little did I think that almost seven years later I would still be blogging. I haven’t been so dedicated to it of late.... Continue reading
Posted Feb 27, 2013 at tsk tsk
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Last year I created some illustrations for a new Australian product called Little Flourishes. Creator Olivia Meredith commissioned me to create a set of images based around Australian Flora and Fauna for baby wraps and blankets. They have just gone... Continue reading
Posted Feb 3, 2013 at tsk tsk
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And so it goes. From the extreme dry heat and smell of bushfires in the valley to sweltering days of continuous flooding. Two years ago we went through a 100 year flood....this last weekend we fought off flying branches and... Continue reading
Posted Jan 30, 2013 at tsk tsk
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Nature is a wonderful thing. Here is a mosaic of some photos I have taken over the years from my flickr page. Today this winged creature (moth? butterfly?) just landed on my driveway. It's the kind of creautre I'd expect... Continue reading
Posted Jan 18, 2013 at tsk tsk
this looks like so much fun. I need a weekend like that. It looks cold, but worth the outing.
Toggle Commented Jan 15, 2013 on 8**2013 at {quilt} while you're ahead
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Last year I created some illustrations for The Children's Hospital at Westmead in NSW. I received a copy in the mail yesterday. It's always tricky producing illustrations for an informative text publication, especially when you can't attend any of the... Continue reading
Posted Jan 10, 2013 at tsk tsk
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Inspiring me this week. After a short pinterest break, I am back being inspired. It is such a time waster. But here are a few images that really sing to me. All the individual images can be seen on my... Continue reading
Posted Jan 9, 2013 at tsk tsk
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one week done. I am really keen to start work. But school holidays are still in full swing. 24 days until it is over. We've had a week at the beach. Lazy days slapping on sunscream, washing away sand and... Continue reading
Posted Jan 6, 2013 at tsk tsk
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Our Christmas started early. Today we celebrated with some of my relatives and with two birthdays in as many days we will continue to celebrate until next Tuesday. Surrounded by so many flowers this year, and all the delicious food... Continue reading
Posted Dec 22, 2012 at tsk tsk
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Here's a little shop update. New original works on paper and wood have been added to both the bigcartel and etsy stores. Perfect for the small empty wall space. Continue reading
Posted Nov 30, 2012 at tsk tsk
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This last week has been a little full. Freak hail storms tore their way through the area over the weekend before last, wrecking our bathroom ceiling and skylights, shredding our garden, smashing external lights and bringing wind that pushed rain... Continue reading
Posted Nov 27, 2012 at tsk tsk
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Recently I made a trip to Melbourne and delivered some paintings to Glen Huntly gallery, Louey and Lane. There are 8 paintings in total available now. Some have been framed. So if you are in Melbourne please drop by, it... Continue reading
Posted Nov 12, 2012 at tsk tsk
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Another delivery I made this week was to Les Salles here in Brisbane. For those who don't know the shop, it was formely known as ici et la. Full of fantastic homewares, furniture, accessories and a range of the most... Continue reading
Posted Nov 8, 2012 at tsk tsk
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I'll be delivering 6 works this week for the Art by the River Show at St Ita's School in Dutton Park, here in Brisbane. The show's opening is on Friday evening but open to the public on Saturday if you... Continue reading
Posted Nov 6, 2012 at tsk tsk
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cards, vouchers, money for honey. I have just uploaded gift vouchers in my Etsy Shop. There are 3 values, $0, $60 and $100 cards. Wanting to buy some art for a friend or loved one and can't decide? Purchase a... Continue reading
Posted Nov 5, 2012 at tsk tsk
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last week I managed to have 2 almost full days in a row painting in the studio. Blissful. But alas there are only 5 weeks remaining until the shool year ends. So, for me that means 5 weeks of dedicated... Continue reading
Posted Nov 4, 2012 at tsk tsk
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Traveling to Tasmania for 3 days with two kids is challenging. There was no lingering in cellar doors. No long lunches. No sleep ins. It’s all about balance. We hired a car for our stay as we really wanted to... Continue reading
Posted Oct 31, 2012 at tsk tsk
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I've just retuned from a small family trip to Tasmania. We based ourselves in Hobart but managed to see a glimpse of the many magical surrounds. I promise to blog about this in the next coming days. I've returned with... Continue reading
Posted Oct 28, 2012 at tsk tsk
my biggest wish every winter is for a a pair of hand knitted socks...I appreciate everything about them.
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This week has been busy, and I have achieved very little of what I would like to do. Sound familiar? I've been doing paperwork..well, I cleaned and moved furniture in the study...paperwork is now piled nicely and ready to sort.... Continue reading
Posted Oct 22, 2012 at tsk tsk
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this is a blog. a blog is a web log. you know that right? Well, sadly I have been neglecting my blog for quite some time. Now in it's sixth year, my posts have declined in the last 12 months.... Continue reading
Posted Oct 16, 2012 at tsk tsk
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back in early 2009 I started making a quilt. The quilt was going to be for the spare bedroom. Well, we moved and in this house we don't have a spare bedroom...yet. However a recent trip to Melbourne saw me... Continue reading
Posted Oct 5, 2012 at tsk tsk
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It's dry. We had a few millimeteres of rain here the other day for the first time in weeks. I'm not sure of the exact stats, but it hasn't rained seriously here since the June July holidays. Perhaps the storm... Continue reading
Posted Sep 9, 2012 at tsk tsk
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It's Spring here in the Southern Hemisphere, so I thought I would celebrate with a little Sale. Go to my Etsy shop to see more. 15% off all original artworks (does not include prints and cards) Coupon code to enter... Continue reading
Posted Sep 5, 2012 at tsk tsk