rainbow cloud wall hangings

rainbow cloud wall hangings

One bright thing to come out of the past difficult year, is all the beautiful rainbows that appeared around the world as a symbol of hope. As the pandemic took hold across the globe and we were all confined to our homes, did you notice rainbows began popping up in...
Red poppy crochet patterns

Red poppy crochet patterns

(updated April 2021)   With ANZAC Day coming up it’s a good time to revisit some red poppy patterns. I know they’re traditionally worn as a symbol on Remembrance Day, but this striking red flower is increasingly being used as part of Anzac Day observances too....
star stitch crochet tutorial

star stitch crochet tutorial

If you follow me on Instagram or Facebook you’ll have seen the cotton face cloths I’ve been making for my friend Anna’s business Salamanca Skincare Co. She commissioned two designs, one of which uses star stitch (to great effect if I do say so myself!). Star stitch is...
Crochet ear savers

Crochet ear savers

When I first travelled overseas in my previous work with an aid organisation, one of the cultural differences that was immediately noticeable was how it’s common practice in many South-East Asian countries for people to wear a face mask. Donors and volunteers who had...
Joy: An Advent Calendar

Joy: An Advent Calendar

This year I’ve received a number of requests for custom orders and commissions, which is always such an honour. One of these was to paint a wreath for an advent calendar card set. The brief was an Australian Christmas wreath in watercolour to be used as the artwork...