Don’t look back in happiness… and introducing Ms Self Pity

I was reflecting on what makes me happy before I created this work and what I came up with was me on a summer holiday with friends. Sunbaking all day, late nights and music. Meeting new people and the exposure to new ideas, culture and food. And all the laughter that comes with it. As … Continue reading Don’t look back in happiness… and introducing Ms Self Pity

When the words stay the same and you don’t

My hand is up. Yep, I have bought into the minimalist, sparkjoy movement. I've stripped my home to bear minimum and in the process acquiring 24 large environmentally killing plastic containers to store stuff in. And if I were a youtube video clip, it would be at this point that I would direct you to … Continue reading When the words stay the same and you don’t

Mother and the Washing Machine

It was an autumn day in Melbourne, with unusually warm weather on the day I walked into the laundry room and saw mum bent over the washing machine - almost inside the barrel. She eventually emerged with what appeared to be the entire load of washing in one big large knot. Not what she had … Continue reading Mother and the Washing Machine