Winter Outings – Vintage shopping spree

I know there are some who would cringe at the mere thought of this (my Hubby lol) and others I know are green with jealously that they could not join us. This is something I had been planning for a while, a real get together and vintage shopping spree with friends and students alike. Sadly…

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Monday’s Musings…

It’s been week 4 since I got sick, but I think I am now finally over most of it, still got this damn cough 😦 Still it did not stop me from having a wonderfully creative weekend. Hubby is home sick so he enjoyed the fruits of my labour in the kitchen, last week was…

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It’s not every day you get to meet your hero…

Many, many years ago I picked up a camera, no secret there. At first, I wanted to learn to shoot beautiful landscapes and waterfalls…and I did. But it was never enough. There was something missing. I stumbled across a young artist by the name of Brooke Shaden, her work set my mind on fire, like…

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Monday’s Musings…

Well, a bit of a mixed bag this week…first week of June and Winter has hit, grey, cold, windy and wet, the surrounding hills had snow not too far from us and it has been miserable (well I think so, I am NOT a Winter person). Saturday I ran the first of my Light Painting…

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In the Studio – with Lisa

I spent a wonderful afternoon in the studio with a photographer friend, this is something we had been planning for a while, playing with bubbles. We had previously tried this month’s ago and had a varying degree of success, but wanted to try again, now knowing a few more things than we did last time.…

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Celebrating the Wins…

Sometimes in life, you just have to take stock and celebrate the small wins, and of course the big ones too. Earlier this week two of my images received a Special Merit & an Honorary Mention in Light Space and Time “Figurative” Competition. True I was a little disappointed I did not receive a place,…

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Monday’s Musings

I have been a little quiet of late, our first week back from New Zealand was spent catching up with friends, family, washing and photos! Then…I got hit with Shingles! At first, I thought it was a bug bite, then an allergic reaction, by the third day I knew it was something worse and went…

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Share Your World – 18th December 2018

Another week and another set of questions from Melanie (who I hope is feeling better from having the Flu), this week VERY Christmassy SYW What traditional Christmas decoration is actually a parasitic plant? Without resorting to Mr Google, I have no idea, is it Holly? I am not really sure, here in Australia we have a…

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Tuesday’s Textures

Just a quick quote for today, seemed to be fitting, considering it is Spring, and I have been doing a bit of self-reflection of late. ~ Julz

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Monday’s Musings

Better late than never, right? Wow, I have just had a whirlwind of activity this last few weeks, this morning I felt like I finally had a few minutes to start sorting myself out. Thought I would start with a post on what has been happening. This past 10 days or so have been a…

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