Calendar: June 2013

31 05 2013

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Beanie crazy

30 05 2013

To placate my creative needs while I’ve been fighting the jewellery-making demons, I’ve been knitting.

The plan was to “de-stash” … to use all the yarn leftover from making socks and various gifts over the last year.

The results are not exactly high-end fashion darlinks, but they are cheerful and most certainly warm and made with love.

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My plan is to donate these to a charity for children/teens … any suggestions (Melbourne-based preferred) would be most welcome.

Update (10th June): I’ve donated these to Canteen.

Quick calendar update

27 05 2013

The beautiful ladies of Peaches + Keen are launching their new range of earrings this Thursday evening. Yay!

See their blog for the magical invitation – too gorgeous.

Details below:

Hope you are staying warm and cosy in this grey weather. We’ve just created a colourful new range of earrings and would love you to join us for a little launch night celebration.
We can guarantee a good dose of bright honeycomb patterns, triangles and gold foiling, all in the form of some limited and one off designs. We can’t guarantee these will be available for long, so please join us if you don’t want to miss out.

Golden Peaks Launch
Thursday 30th May, 2013
At The Windsor Workshop
Level 1, Tenancy 1
115 Chapel St, Windsor


Update (14th June): how gorgeous is this photo of their work! amazings (used here with artist permission)

used with permission; click on image for original source

used with permission; click on image for original source


Not feeling the love

26 05 2013

How do you motivate yourself to get into the studio?

What little white lies do you tell yourself?

What ‘after I’ve gone into the studio‘ rewards work for you?

I need to get into the studio, but cannot seem to get out of my own way to get there …