We have building works going on right beside us creating enormous amounts of dust and noise, so I decided to bring inside the crystals and stones I had on a table on the verandah beside my office. I have had a huge piece of petrified wood for years, since I lived in Boonah, south-east Queensland. … More Elemental Pendant
Been fiddling with some jewellery. My daughter in Rosehearty, N-E Scotland, gave me the dreamcatcher earrings in 1994 when we had a holiday in the UK. I bought the feather earrings a while back from Dawn Buyukertas who sells a wide range of crystal and other jewellery here in North Cyprus. But the feathers were … More New Jewellery Creations
Friday afternoon I was sitting creating some art pieces when I got the nudge that crystals I’d ordered from the US had arrived. Normally parcels from America turn up in roughly 2-3 weeks but this package turned up within 1.5 weeks because, yes, when my husband popped up to our post box in Alsancak, there … More Crystals Galore!
I’ve spent the last few days creating this crystal mandala for Changing Worlds – upheaval leading to new forms of community and civilisations. Like I say in the video, no point in playing small, let’s tackle the big things of this world! Save
On the theme of doing something different as part of Art Every Day Month in November, today I’m posting a photo of my jewellery – earrings, pendants and necklaces. Most are crystals, since I work so closely with rocks and stones, and I tell myself I’ve got enough. But then my friend, who runs a … More Bling & Glitter (AEDM6)
I got a bit fed up with my workroom as it felt cluttered, dark and stagnant. So I bought three coloured stands (including, of course, on in purple!), booted out a couple of boring stands, and brightened up the place. I also moved my crystal mandala table from its previous position close to my shelves … More All Change!
Here’s another crystal mandala I created yesterday. I did create one late last week but felt it was really heavy – perhaps reflecting the fact we’ve been having a difficult time with unpleasant neighbours. Anyway, yesterday I added a lovely pashmina which my step-daughter gave me – she bought it in Brick Lane, London, which … More Love Actually