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I am a people watcher,life observer, nature lover, spiritual seeker loving this crazy wild ride that life is taking me on. I am still a blank piece of paper waiting to be filled and that is good.
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- Australian outback
- Fear of flying
- getting older
- life experiences
- life journeys
- mixed media
- New York
- raising children
Blogs I Follow
- Kym's travels in Oze
- Alive & Terrified
- Green lights ahead
- Patricia Steele Raible
- ephemeral gecko by mixy gregory
- Art Inspiration | Inspiration | Art Techniques | Encouragement | Art Supplies
- In the Zone
- Xcetera Photography
- €merald Wake ©
- LEANNE COLE
- Joshi Daniel Photography
- lemanshots - Fine Pictures and Digital Art
- Europe with an edge: bits from the Balkans
- Gotta Find a Home
- A Holistic Journey
- Pepperbox Couture
- Make Something Mondays
- Creating Mixed Media Art
- home sweet homemade
- ME and the Boss
- Shabby Chic Addiction
- Vit Peyr
- I didn't have my glasses on....
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Category Archives: Creativity
For all you creative people!
As you might know, I love travel,photography and everything that falls in the fantasy realm. As a result I have become totally addicted to creating photomanipulation art from all of my images that I have collected over the years. My … Continue reading
Posted in Art, artists, Arty farty, Australia, Creativity, photographers, photography, Photomanipulation, Photoshoot, photoshop, scenery, Travel, Uncategorized Tagged art, Backdrops, backgrounds for book cover designs, backgrounds for CD designs, backgrounds for models, composite, creativity, Etsy, imagination, my passion, photography, Photomanipulation, photoshop, travel Leave a comment
Out of Order.
I created this image using several photo’s I took while on our recent trip. I wanted to challenge myself to do something a little bit creative with some of the sights we saw – to encompass a sense of the … Continue reading
Posted in Art, Australia, Creativity, memories, photography, Photomanipulation, photoshop, scenery, Travel Tagged art, Australia, creativity, Emu, isolation, outback, phone booth, Photomanipulation, scenery 4 Comments
In Her Chair…
In her chair, listening to the priest quietly murmuring last rites as her final earthly breaths cut through the silence of the night. The only other sound, the clock on the wall marking time in the remaining minutes and seconds … Continue reading
Posted in Australia, Creativity, Home, Musings, photography, very short stories, writing Tagged Australia, Fiction, Griffith, history, photography, travel, writing, writing inspired by a photograph Leave a comment
I’m making wearable art.
So, a new addiction seems to have me in its grips. It seemed natural to move from creating mixed media art to creating art you can actually wear. Not that I myself would wear it, but my models will be … Continue reading
Posted in Art, Arty farty, Australia, costumes, Craft, crafts, Creativity, photography, Uncategorized Tagged art, crowns, fantasy, Headdresses, photoshoots, wearable art 6 Comments
Playing with Barbies.
Lately I’ve been messing around with making strange art dolls. Here is an example. Yep…pretty weird I know. I made her face with scrunched up aluminium foil and some kind of wall plaster stuff. Because I don’t have any polymer … Continue reading
Posted in Art, Arty farty, Craft, crafts, Creativity, Dolls, mixed media, photography, Photomanipulation, Photoshoot, photoshop, Uncategorized Tagged art dolls, Barbie dolls, creativity, Creepy, Dolls, photoshop, strange 3 Comments
The disaster zone.
If I were really pretentious I’d say I have an “art studio” But I’m not a pretentious sort of person, so I could say “My craft room”, but it’s not really a room, because it’s a garage, and I’ve seen … Continue reading
Posted in Altered bottles, Art, Arty farty, Australia, Craft, Creativity, happiness, health and well being, Life, Uncategorized Tagged altered bottles, art studio, Craft rooms, craft space, creativity, disaster and chaos 5 Comments
Is that art?
Art, as we all know, is totally subjective. It all depends on what people make of it, and some people make a hell of a lot out of a simple squiggle. Reminds me of something I saw on Facebook recently … Continue reading
Posted in Art, artists, Arty farty, Australia, Creativity, I can't paint, mixed media, Uncategorized Tagged art, creativity, paintings, Texture 7 Comments
It is what it Isn’t!
I’m in this mad creative frenzy at the moment. Funny how that happens. You go through periods where your inspiration just dries up and it’s like you are trudging through this vast desert of “what the heck am I supposed … Continue reading
Posted in Art, artists, Arty farty, Australia, Children, Craft, crafts, Creativity, Family, Humour, husbands, Life, Marriage, mixed media, Uncategorized Tagged bits and pieces, creativity, humour, Husbands, imagination, inspiration, mixed media, Steampunk 4 Comments
Sticks and stones will break your bones…
We all know the saying, and it’s got to be one of the most untrue statements we could ever be told. When I was fourteen years old, at that painfully awkward age when self image and self confidence were confusing … Continue reading →