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Eight ‘o’s and 3 ‘l’s

August 28, 2011


What has them? This place, Woolloomooloo. Taken about 10 years ago with my little camera, this is how you compiled a panorama in those days. None of that fancy photo-stitching back then. I took these from the Domain –┬áthe finger wharf in its pre-spruced up condition. This is one of my favourite place names. If […]

I really believe…

August 26, 2011


Some unashamed girliness in honour of a beautiful warm sunny day and my freshly made bed. In the vase is some virburnum┬átinus (aptly named Spring Bouquet) from my garden. I’m renewing the friendship with my old pillow shams with ties at the back. Maybe this evening I’ll light my ‘golden’ tealight I bought from my […]

Just purrfect

August 20, 2011


That’s what he’s thinking anyway. Here is a bit of silliness for you. A while ago when I playing around with my new pens and inks I drew this spotted bow-tie and then a cat, looking what I think could be called, supercilious. Couldn’t think of a decent name for him… maybe you can?

Down the line

August 18, 2011


It’s been a while since I’ve done any serious doodling. This one above was done during a 3.5hr phone call. I think the best ones happen under these conditions, when you are truly absentminded. Wouldn’t it be fun to see if you could track the topic/words against the lines and patterns and see any correlation? […]

Color by numbers

August 15, 2011


I found this cross-stitch kit at Rozelle Markets one fine Saturday and picked it up for huge $3. Spurred on by my successful completion of a small image of Santa’s head (…not a sentence I ever anticipated writing) I thought it might be satisfying to try something bigger. Bigger and more complex. Complex in the […]