Vintage Scales

I recently picked up on a visit to an antique bazaar this great little Australian made kitchen scales. Us Aussies have made some wonderful things over the years – Victa lawn mowers, Hills Hoist washing lines, just to name a few, sadly we are losing our icons, Kraft and Arnotts (iconic food brands) are no longer…

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Mondays Musings…

I am stiff and sore and happy after yesterday’s massive workshop at The Potterage, this has been several months in the planning, worry about a dozen minute details, but the day was perfect, the weather was perfect, blue sky and fluffy white clouds, it actually got quite warm in the sun. Magical late Autumn light…

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Tuesday’s Textures – Still Life

Yet another Light Painting, this time more of a traditional Still Life format I am now running two totally sold out workshops on HOW to achieve this look and feel, can’t wait – I hope they go really well…this might be my new ticket item for this year, just as well as running my Dark…

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In the studio with Chef Judy Pt 2

Last week I shared the images of Judy’s wonderful Banana & Fig Bread, the smells were divine. Today I thought I would share the Orange and Passionfruit Yo-Yos from the same day. We actually had so much fun recreating this scene again and then expanding on it. These are Dairy and Egg Free, so I…

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Monday’s Musings…

Things have settled down again after my two extra long weekends in a row, sad but true. I spent the weekend either setting up for, running or recovering from two back to back workshops, it was exhausting, but so much fun…just not sure if I am game to try that again, but you watch I…

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In the Studio – with Chef Judy Pt1

No, not Judge Judy, but Chef Judy visited me in the studio the other week with some amazing home cooked treats, today I am sharing just one…Banana and Fig Bread, the smell was heavenly in the studio. We wanted to capture some simple country styling to emphasise the home-made country look and feel of this…

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Regular Random – Orange Flower

On a recent outing to Cloudehill gardens, I was completely captivated by this flower, I could not find a tag in the flower bed and sadly a Google image search said it was either a Blackeyed Susan or an African Daisy; somehow I do not think either is correct…hopefully someone within my friends will know?…

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In the Studio with Lisa – Part 2

I recently put up a post of Bubbles that Lisa and I did in the studio, but that is not all we did that afternoon. Lisa shares my passion for all things dark and moody, and she brought some fabulous flowers, which we played with as well as some other bits I had as well….such…

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Monday’s Musings…

I am four days into the Easter long weekend, then back to work for two days and then another four day weekend, the weather has been glorious…life is good 😁 Friday I spent a quiet afternoon in the studio tinkering with stuff, plus some Netflix bingeing. Saturday I had a friend come over, she is…

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Happy Easter…or whatever

Not exactly Regular Random for your Sunday viewing, but for those who may be around, I wish you a safe and happy Easter…or whatever. Non-chocolate simpleness…words to live by LIVE…LOVE…LAUGH… Peace ~ Julz, xo

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