Pieces for various exhibitions.  I loves to work on my own and collaboratively with found and recycled materials.

Exhibition Stories

Launch of The Golden Paw Society – Freshly Found Was There!

Thanks to The Highway Mail for mentioning Freshly Found's presence at the launch of the Golden Paw Society.  The theme of the event was recycling, which is where we fitted in. I am so grateful to charities like the SPCA for the service they provide for recycling...

Miss + Meisie Showcase – Blue Proteas

 I am so excited to have a range of new blue painted patterned proteas for the Miss + Meisie Showcase. Is it in your diary?  4th - 6th October at the Factory Cafe. Jess and Wendy will be there the whole weekend, and if you pop in between 4 and 7 on Friday the 4th, you...

artSPACE Durban – Scanography Exhibition

Scan Art Durban, curated by Heather Pattenden launches today, hot on the heels of artSPACE Durban's 10th birthday celebration week.  Wood - Carpet Hooks Wood Triangle and Squares An open call was issued to "anyone interested in exploring the digital scanner as an...

Marquee Maximus – Interpret Durban 4

Interpret Durban 4 or ID4 was big news here this last weekend.  Over the past few weeks, artitists have been working on photogaphy, video and T-shirt design submissions.   It was big news for me personally, as I submitted a work for the art exhibition and was chuffed...

artSPACE Durban Thank You!

Big thank yous to some talented locals for coverage of the I Love Pop-Up-Shop at artSPACE in Durban. I am so delighted with the way they have captured our Freshly Found Products♥ (Click on the links to see the work of the other amazing exhibitors.)  Gorgeous pic by...

The Design Indaba – Paper Proteas

The paper proteas that we have been making have been such fun to design.  This ancient flower, which has been around since the days of Gondwanaland is also known as the Sugarbush or Suikerbos, because of the sweet syrup that can be harvested from some of them. Using...

The Collective – It’s a Wrap Exhibition

Just submitted this item for the upcoming It's a Wrap Exhibition at The Collective in Florida Road. It's made from vintage book papers and the doiley is made from an old pattern instruction sheet.  The backing poster is a stitched patchwork of retro rose pictures.The...

Meeting The Makers

Meeting the Makers is a publication on contemporary craft in KwaZulu-Natal. It accompanied an exhibition earlier this year at the Tatham Art Gallery in Pietermaritzburg. "Lovers of excellence have long been concerned about the mass of unimaginative and sub-standard...

Fringe Arts – Ready to Go

A fresh batch of Crochet Vases ready for delivery. They are off to the Fringe Arts in Cape Town, along with some other Freshly Found Products. Love the feeling of a batch of handmade products and delighted to be supplying this innovative store, with it's newly opened...