This Sunday 2 June head over to Brisbane City Council’s marquee at the Green Heart Fair in Chermside to see my painted boards of a long necked turtle and sugar glider. Poke your head through the boards and have your picture taken as the characters themselves! Also, whilst you are in the BCC marquee have a […]
Film no 3 of my monster horror film watching series at the GOMA was to see An American Werewolf in London. I had never seen this before but it was quite nice to reminisce at the start of the movie with the Yorkshire accents, and especially seeing an English pub. So I guess that is […]
My second horror movie of choice in my 5 film pass at the GOMA was Bram Stoker’s Dracula last weekend. This is one of my favourite vampire movies and so very fortunate to see on the big screen. I couldn’t wait to fuse Dracula with a koala…
This is straight out of my sketchbook from one of our latest camping holidays in Noosa. We were pitched up near the river, and one day we were graced with a pelican swimming around.
Currently at the Gallery of Modern Art in Brisbane they are showing a range of old school ‘monster’ horror films. So I bought a five day film pass to satisfy the horror fan inside of me, and the first film to see was Gremlins with the adorably cute Gizmo! It struck me that Gizmo is […]
So today is Norwich City’s final game of the season, but it seems Canary Fan is already celebrating staying in the Premier League!
Last weekend I travelled over to Toowoomba to take part in a one day Picture Book workshop with author/illustrator Katherine Battersby. Katherine is the creator of the adorable little Squish Rabbit picture book series, and as I could relate to creating cute little characters I knew this would be a workshop truly inspiring. Katherine had put […]
On Sunday 2nd June is the next Green Heart Fair in Brisbane, at 7th Brigade Park, Chermside. Once again my Turtle and Sugar Glider characters will be out in the Brisbane City Council marquee. There are 8 different illustrations of Turtle and Glider representing the four different key areas of sustainability (Backyards, Community, Homes […]
A couple of weeks ago I went to a talk by Judy Horacek at the State Library. Judy Horacek is a childrens picture book author/illustrator and cartoonist. It was extremely interesting and beneficial to hear from her how she got to where she is and to see a range of her cartoons and picture books. […]
With the final two games left to go in the season, it is shaping up to be a really tense finale for the battle to stay in the Premier League.