Category Archives: jewellery

Catching Up

have been remiss! Summer has been busy with Christmas, New Year, various birthdays, and Easter, and now I find myself entering Autumn with a familiar feeling that it is time to slow down a bit and take time to prepare … Continue reading

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‘What’s on my workbench?’ Wednesday – 2-1-2013

Welcome to 2013, and wishing everyone a year with more laughter than tears! I’ve been away for a bit with lots of Christmassy things going on. Family coming to stay and lots of cooking and catching up with each other … Continue reading

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“What’s on my Workbench?” Wednesday – Picking up the Pace

Lots of activity today, following a few days of being decidedly off colour. Obviously it was time for a break as I could barely manage to drag myself around. Yesterday I gave up and finished Margaret Attwood’s ‘Robber Bride’. Fantastic … Continue reading

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‘What’s on my Workbench?’ Wednesday – Testing some Titanium Ideas

I am having a lovely time ‘mucking about’ with my new material, titanium sheet. Despite being flat out with an unexpected exhibition opportunity, I am taking the time to try some things out. I love the play aspect of new … Continue reading

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‘What’s On My Workbench?’ Wednesday – Busy, Busy, Busy

Life has a way of suddenly taking off at this time of the year, and I have got a bit behind in some things. Nothing new there, I guess. Actually it would be worrying in suddenly there was nothing to … Continue reading

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‘What’s on my Workbench?’ Wednesday – New Stuff!

Refreshed by our trip, recovered from the time differences AND daylight saving adjustments, and rearing to go! Suddenly Christmas seems far too close – I should know this happens by now – but I am still lulled into a false … Continue reading

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‘What’s on my Workbench?’ Wednesday – a clear space.

By the time you are reading this we will be winging our way across the ditch to visit our youngest in his new life in Perth. I am so looking forward to seeing them both and being able to give … Continue reading

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‘What’s on my Workbench?’ Wednesday 5th September

I have been working away, studiously trying to minimize the amount of scrap metal and unfinished projects that I have around. I am waiting for a metal order to arrive so it is a good time to clear up a … Continue reading

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‘What’s on my Workbench?’ Wednesday – August 22nd

Back out to the workshop today, yay. I am working on some pieces to take to the Selwyn Gallery out at Darfield. I have a few pieces for sale there and need to top things up a bit. It is … Continue reading

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What is Your Learning Style?

I really enjoy learning new stuff. We all do this differently, but this is how I do it. I tend to gather lots of information. I talk to people, read what I can lay my hands on, scribble on sheets … Continue reading

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