Category Archives: mosaics

Finding the words to say it

Every day I need the wisdom and inspiration of others. I think it is time to reclaim our innocence. ” In every gardener there is a child who believes in the seed fairy” The quote is by Robert Brault. http://rbrault.blogspot.com.au/ I … Continue reading

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some new blues

Back from firing, some deep new blues:  

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sea creatures

The sea Creatures have been installed on the beachfront at Yeppoon. They made the trip on a truck from Natureworks from Mt Glorious, and were installed by Kevin Morgan on site at Yeppoon. Keith Sommer designed the sculptures, and Catriona … Continue reading

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science

The cephalopods are back from firing now I have plans to put these underwater.

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back to nature?

  Meanwhile, back at Natureworks, they’ve been finishing a giant Santa and shipping more big koalas. When they’re bubble wrapped they look like a Christo work in progress.  I like the inside-outside casting shells that hang in the sheds.  On … Continue reading

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Squid

To celebrate the grouting of the squid there was a garden party. Fatima S Hellfisch and I decided to make some attire for the project leaders and team. Heroic undies, a squid apron and chesty bond singlets, as well as some squiddley … Continue reading

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mosaic sculptures

Sometimes life takes a surreal turn. I never know what’s around the corner working on some large mosaic sculptural pieces in a bizarre and wonderful setting surrounded by low maintenance animals. Pinch myself to check if it’s real, and even … Continue reading

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Artist village

Treasure Hill Artist Village in Taipei, is a little village that is built into the side of a hill, next to a temple and is a magical mix of old and new. There are residential artist studios, pop up exhibitions, … Continue reading

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making things

It feels good to be home, and I’ve been making things. I began with some printed clay, and have been cutting and shaping it, smoothing it, polishing it.. I like looking at all the odd little printed circles and rectangles … Continue reading

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blues

Working in blues, the colour of memory, sky, sorrow and childhood. My mother was a potter. She instilled in me a love of ceramics and fine china. I think about her often. She gave me a dinner set for my … Continue reading

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