Share your world 8th October 2020

On Tuesday my Dad passed away, he had been sick for years now and he went peacefully in his sleep. I have spent the last two days arranging his body, his cremation, his service and telling friends & family members (as well as Mum). I have also been going through old photos. I didn’t realise…

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Digital Art – Portrait

I have been playing with the mixer brush in Photoshop, I have been revelling in just creating art for the fun of it and isn’t that the point? We create because we enjoy it, it doesn’t really matter what ‘IT’ is. The feeling of joy when we create, the sense of purpose, the sense of…

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Honey Eater – Digital Art

So I recently spent some time playing in Photoshop, just for fun. I wanted to hone my skills with the mixer brush for an upcoming presentation and also a few classes. I have not tinkered with it in quite a while. I attended a presentation where a friend on my did a presentation on making…

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Monday’s Musings…

It’s been a rather quiet week, it’s been wonderful. It was a little stressful behind the scenes for the last month or so, I won’t go into details, but things were getting rather stressful. So, I pencilled in a couple of weeks off…to a degree. No classes, no presentations, no workshops. I still had work…

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Spring bees…

Technically honey bees are not native to Australia, we do have our own blue banded bees, but I don’t think I have actually ever seen one up close. Supposedly our natives don’t sting…or is that an urban myth? Anyway, honey bees are a lovely sight and perform such a big job. Before we changed our…

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Spring bugs…

While I was out the front with my macro lens this time, (really trying to make the most of the window on my weeping cherry blossoms, sadly they do not last long) I spotted a ladybug! I have not see one in such a long time… She (or he?) only stuck around for a few…

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