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Making Ink

My favourite Christmas present this year is the book ‘Make Ink – A Forager’s Guide to Natural Inkmaking’ by Jason Logan. http://www.torontoinkcompany.com/ What an inspiring book it is. I gathered … Continue reading

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Libris Awards

The Australian Artists’ Book Prize Exhibition at Artspace Mackay, Queensland 2022 The Libris Awards is a biennial event organised by Artspace Mackay that brings together works by leading and emerging … Continue reading

April 3, 2022 · 2 Comments

peace on mother earth

peace on earth

February 27, 2022 · 2 Comments

Upright Gallery Advent Calendar

Currently showing at Upright Gallery in Edinburgh is an exhibition of artists’ books titled Nature Works which focuses on the subject of climate change through the eyes of 31 artists … Continue reading

December 14, 2021 · 1 Comment

Book As Art

Te tau iwa – Circle of Nine.
Marama Warren

August 26, 2021 · 2 Comments

Between the Sheets online

My book titled Ablaze – the Currowan Fire is currently on show at Gallery East in Perth, Western Australia as part of the Between the Sheets Artists’ Book exhibition. Curated … Continue reading

May 5, 2021 · 3 Comments

Godwits Return

Editions Sunshine Coast is a printmaking exhibition which opens in Queensland later this week. Curated by Ken Munsie and Sandy Doble, the exhibition features recent artworks by 28 leading printmakers … Continue reading

April 19, 2021 · 2 Comments

ABLAZE – The Currowan Fire

It is now over one year since the east coast of Australia was on fire. And it’s well over a year since December 2019 when lightning struck in the forest … Continue reading

April 1, 2021 · 5 Comments

With love for the festive season and 2021

May you be safe May you be healthy May you be happy May you live with ease.

December 25, 2020 · 2 Comments

Spider Book

Last weekend I attended a workshop titled Paperfolding for Bookmaking run by Sydney based book artist Avril Makula. https://alphabetcitypress.com/artists-books/ The workshop was held near Wollongong, New South Wales in the … Continue reading

September 26, 2020 · 2 Comments

Bees are still making Honey

The bees made a hive in our bathroom wall. At night you could hear them humming. But over the years, it grew too large so the bee man came, took … Continue reading

August 23, 2020 · 5 Comments