Spending the day talking about dyeing with Eucalyptus leaves at Gumfest in the Mt Coot-tha Botanic Gardens in honour of National Eucalyptus Day
I rang in the New Year running Eco Dyeing Workshops at Woodfordia's Bushtime. A wonderful experience in a wonderful place. This month I will be back in the Richard Randall Studio in the Mt Coot-tha Botanic Gardens. I feel that Pottery and Eco Dyeing have much in common. We both use natural materials and shape … Continue reading Starting the Year with Sharing
Between the lockdown and the weather it's not a good weekend for a market. I'm planning to use the time to add items to the online store. Add a comment if there is a particular item you want to see.
Interested in learning eco dyeing? I have 2 workshops booked for 2021. March 27th & 28th And Sept 25th and 28th. The workshops runs over 2 days so both you and the dye pot have plenty of time. Everything is provided. Head over to Queensland Spinners Weavers and Fibre Artists on Evenrbrite to book.
I'm going to be back at the Richard Randall Studio the week before Christmas to help with last minute gift solutions. The Studio will be open 10 - 4 daily from the 18th until the 23rd. See you there!
It's been over a week since "Canopy" and I am finally resurfacing. It was a huge week. I was happy. The art was happy. The visitors were happy. I love how the space is the final element of the artwork, informing how it will be arranged. In this case, no table cloths and everything up … Continue reading Where to now?
It's only 2 weeks until my first workshop of the year! The workshop is the weekend of Feb 24th 10-4 both days, at Qld Spinners Weavers and Fibre Artists in Auchenflower, Brisbane. I prefer the 2 day format as Eco Dyeing is a slow process and the bundles benefit from an overnight soak in the … Continue reading Only 2 weeks!
I'm up to something different at the moment. Way back, before I started eco dyeing I did installation art. You know, that big useless stuff that you can't sell. One good thing about doing installations is that it teaches you to think BIG, which is actually useful when it comes to Public Art. I have … Continue reading On other matters Past and Present