It’s Easter

It’s Easter

It’s Easter – and by the looks of the leaves on my driveway, it’s almost autumn too! We are enjoying a quiet weekend at home!  We’ll be celebrating a special Easter service at CityHill Church Hillcrest on Sunday morning [actually we’re...

Family Art

This is one of my daughter’s recent Art projects at Vega. She had to design a lino print using some kitsch items! Fortunately we have some right here at home! A fake plastic flower in the middle, with swan scissors and the head from my sausage dog vase! So cool!...

Vintage Print and Pattern

I was browsing through The Saturday Book – part of my Vintage collection, [published in 1961] and I noticed how 1 single basic design was the building block of pattern throughout the book: Each page is topped with this version: Headings are surrounded with this...

Natural Pattern!

I have this deep secret yearning to be a textile designer. I am fascinated by pattern – but my artistic and drawing skills need a lot of help before I can produce something better than a stick figure print! So…I had a few more moments of delight with those...