From journal pages
blue peeks out everywhere in the studio.
Here's hoping that all your wishes for 2017 come true, in a big way. xo
|These reminders are going to be EVERYWHERE!|
|Each one sports a feather, so the lesson is light and easy.|
|Rich, isn't it?|
|I love the beauty of this organic leaf and feather combination.|
|Orange and red has a LOT of punch.|
|Like a flower, opening is filled with grace.|
|It's possible books might be involved.|
|Temple of Heaven dome;|
the Temple is constructed using no nails, apart from the tiles on the roof to ensure the roof stays on!
|Brother Neal and I in front of one of the Temple outbuildings; note our colour coordination, both with each other and with the building signage.|
|Ornamental roofing area on Temple outbuilding|
|I'm pretty sure this script says 'Thank you Neal and Judith'|
|The promenade as we headed back from the Temple area|
|The promenade is lined with knitters, weavers, card-players, and gamesters of all kinds, and even in the cold weather it's a crowd!|
|Note the ornamental pieces on the corner of the roof in the Forbidden City - the number of pieces indicates the level of importance of the occupants or building use.|
|I think this is Falkor the Dragon from The Neverending Story, forever frozen in stone in the Forbidden City's courtyard.|
|You can see I paid attention to this sign|
|The rich colours everywhere had me totally captivated|
|And what would ancient buildings be without some artsy craquelure?|
I ‘Ave an ‘Ead Ache
Ceramic, LED lights and a wee bit of gritted teeth
by Andrea Revoy
|Left or Right? by Brandy Hunt (left brain side)|
|Left or Right? by Brandy Hunt (right brain side)|
The Grim Reaper Hits the Road
Scarf, upholstery materials, really big earring
by Alison Bjorkman
Screwed, Blued and Tattooed.
Head; Silk, screws, string, indigo, logwood and myrobalam, dyes.
Base; mixed media, fused glass.
by Anne Fetterly (head), & Janet Holder(base)
Bird's Eye View
Vintage birdcage, feathers from a boa and a whole lot of sex appeal
by Maureen Cameron, Audrey Herridge
Dahling! If you must!
Extreme mixed media awesomeness by
Ceramic by Sandy Kunze
|Kelly's been tearing into the Gelli prints - can you tell?|
|Louise has prints everywhere|
|The scene before Saturday (day 2) start|
|Stacks of prints|
|Louise paints while Kelly prints on fabric|