Winter Workshops – Floral Fantasy

Well, we did it, the Pixel Sisters Studio successfully completed their very first workshop. We had eight participants, so excellent turn out for our first venture. Everyone really seemed to enjoy themselves, as did Desley and I too. We had some beautiful fresh flowers and some truly stunning artificial flower arrangements, courtesy of Desflora Flowers.…

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Winter Workshops #4 – Dark and Moody Fruit

By far the most popular workshop I have run this year has been Dark and Moody Fruit. Dark and Moody are so in fashion right now, but to some, it seems unobtainable. In reality, it is not as difficult as everyone thinks. The other item on the agenda and quite popular is a brief lesson in…

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Winter Workshops #3 – Dark and Moody Fruit

I ran another Dark and Moody Fruit Still Life/ Food Photography shoot in the home studio, pretty much the same as last time, I had three workstations set up and similar ideas and fruit. Berries, Citrus and we also did some Light Sculpting to start with. I had even less time to shoot at this…

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Monday’s Musings

July………….WOW, where has this year gone! Not much to report, but lots going on. This past week has been all about forward planning, and loads of it. I have my own shoots, plus Pixel Sisters Studio stuff in the mix. Desley and I have our very first Floral Fantasy Workshop in four weeks, and still…

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Winter Workshop #2 – For the Sweet tooth

I ran my first Winter Workshop with a dark and Moody theme a few weeks ago, so this time I went light and airy and instead of fruit and veg; it was cakes and candies, much to the delight of this group of six; five women and one gentlemen. I set this workshop up with…

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Winter Workshops #1 – Dark & Moody

Well Winter is here; the cold, grey, windy, drizzly days in Melbourne are upon us. Yes, I could rug up and go out chasing waterfalls and such, and I probably will; but it also means it’s time to run my Winter Workshops. I have advertised three so far, and all are fully booked, granted not…

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Winter Workshops – Still Life # 4

We ran yet another Still Life / Product Workshop in the Studio on the weekend just gone, one of the biggest groups so far with 9 of us. A little cramped, but we managed……it is possibly the last one for the year, definitely for Winter, so I had a lot of interested people, it’s hard…

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Winter Workshops – Fine Art Nudes # 2

**Warning contains nudity, no blood and guts, just body parts. So if that offends you, please do not read this post.

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Winter Workshops – Still Life / Product Shoot # 3

Have you ever started something and then thought, wowsers! This is becoming bigger than I thought? My Still Life Workshops are kind of like that…….they have sort of taken on a life of their own and it has been so much fun! I hosted another group recently, slightly smaller and all women this time (not…

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Winter Workshops – Still Life #2

On Sunday Moth and I hosted the second of our Winter Product/ Still Life workshops. This was a very different group from last time, no less keen, but a few more seasoned photographers and perhaps a little more laid back. Still super and trying out new ideas, but also adding their own. We had a…

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