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Autumn
An abundance of pears, fallen leaves and shorter days.
An abundance of pears, fallen leaves and shorter days. Email ThisBlogThis!Share to TwitterShare to FacebookShare to Pinterest. Labels: Landscape. No comments: Post a Comment. Older Post Home. Subscribe to: Post Comments (Atom) ...
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Handkerchiefs and creativity
I recently saw Fiona Pardington talk at the Auckland Art Gallery as part of White Night. The best part was hearing about her transition from film to digital photography. It's encouraging to hear an established artist admit their struggles. I highly recommen...
I recently saw Fiona Pardington talk at the Auckland Art Gallery as part of White Night. The best part was hearing about her transition from film to digital photography. It's encouraging to hear an established artist admit their struggles. I highly recommend seeing her exhibition A beautiful ...
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Joy
I just spent a week in Napier. Lots of family time, cups of tea, feeding the chooks, rummaging through second hand bookshops. And remembering.
I just spent a week in Napier. Lots of family time, cups of tea, feeding the chooks, rummaging through second hand bookshops. And remembering. Email ThisBlogThis!Share to TwitterShare to FacebookShare to Pinterest. Labels: Family ...
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Driving Creek
 We just spent a week staying in a little bach in the bush near Coromandel town. It was private, and quiet. Kingfishers and Tui hung out in the little creek that ran through the property. It was so nice to get away from everything. And the kids slept, unlik...
We just spent a week staying in a little bach in the bush near Coromandel town. It was private, and quiet. Kingfishers and Tui hung out in the little creek that ran through the property. It was so nice to get away from everything. And the kids slept, unlike our last Coromandel stay two years ago ...
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Handkerchiefs
My family has been sorting through my Oma and Opa's things, giving bits and pieces away, clearing out the house. I asked for any vintage linen and received 2 huge bags full, one of which was crammed with handkerchiefs. A catch-all collection of mens and lad...
My family has been sorting through my Oma and Opa's things, giving bits and pieces away, clearing out the house. I asked for any vintage linen and received 2 huge bags full, one of which was crammed with handkerchiefs. A catch-all collection of mens and ladies and children's hankies.
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North Head
North Head on a cool grey morning. Lots of room to breathe and run about. Up here you become so much more aware of how this city is intertwined with the sea.
North Head on a cool grey morning. Lots of room to breathe and run about. Up here you become so much more aware of how this city is intertwined with the sea. Email ThisBlogThis!Share to TwitterShare to FacebookShare to Pinterest. Labels: Family, Landscapes ...
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Four and two
Max at four. Here he is at  day 1, 1 year and 2 years  and 3 years Iggy at two. Here he is at  day 1  and 1 year (In actuality, they are more like 4 1/4 and 2 1/4.)
Max at four. Here he is at day 1, 1 year and 2 years and 3 years. Iggy at two. Here he is at day 1 and 1 year (In actuality, they are more like 4 1/4 and 2 1/4.) Email ThisBlogThis!Share to TwitterShare to FacebookShare to Pinterest. Labels: Baby, Iggy, Max ...
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Makers
My mum made this quilt for my 21st birthday. I made the pillowcases for Toby one christmas. Toby made the linocut that hangs above our bed.
My mum made this quilt for my 21st birthday. I made the pillowcases for Toby one christmas. Toby made the linocut that hangs above our bed. Email ThisBlogThis!Share to TwitterShare to FacebookShare to Pinterest. Labels: Art, Crafts ...
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Communes, plums and Grandma
I was gifted a box of red fleshed plums by a friend who lives on an amazing old commune. It's now no longer a commune, but the orchards that were planted in the 70s are still there and heavy with fruit. My grandmother used to make plum sauce, and it was wha...
I was gifted a box of red fleshed plums by a friend who lives on an amazing old commune. It's now no longer a commune, but the orchards that were planted in the 70s are still there and heavy with fruit. My grandmother used to make plum sauce, and it was what we had to have on our fish'n'chips ...
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Vintage boogers
I turned some (not even half) of my Oma's handkercheifs into bunting. A very pretty, ladylike one and a funny, little bit weird one made up of children's hankies. I remember my grandmother used to give me a box of hankies for christmas when I was little. I'...
I turned some (not even half) of my Oma's handkercheifs into bunting. A very pretty, ladylike one and a funny, little bit weird one made up of children's hankies. I remember my grandmother used to give me a box of hankies for christmas when I was little. I'm hoping this bunting gets more use.
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#FMSHBM zine!
Flowers My Sons Have Brought Me is a documentation of the little offerings my young sons bring to me on a near daily basis. A tiny warm fistful of daisies - “Mama!”. It never fails to twist my heart strings. These commonplace gifts are given freely and in s...
Flowers My Sons Have Brought Me is a documentation of the little offerings my young sons bring to me on a near daily basis. A tiny warm fistful of daisies - “Mama!”. It never fails to twist my heart strings. These commonplace gifts are given freely and in such abundance it is hard to treasure ...
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 I'm currently working on a zine titled Flowers My Sons Have Brought Me that I'll be selling them at Auckland Zinefest in just under two weeks. Toby and I are going to have a stall, plus he'll be doing the Sketch gang thing too. It'll be our first time sell...
I'm currently working on a zine titled Flowers My Sons Have Brought Me that I'll be selling them at Auckland Zinefest in just under two weeks. Toby and I are going to have a stall, plus he'll be doing the Sketch gang thing too. It'll be our first time selling at Zinefest.
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