Category Archives: Workshop

Art is You Qld – Day 2

Sallianne, our cheerleader of the weekend is discussing being bold and fearless this morning and encourages us to do this in our everyday as well as in our classes.  I know how it feels to hide in my comfort zone … Continue reading

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Art Is You Qld – Day 1

I booked Art Is You over 6 months ago.  And I had been gathering supplies for my classes for the last 2 months.  Finally –  it was time to dive into the adventure. As I walked through the corridor, I … Continue reading

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Jane Davenport Mentor Retreat and an epiphany

I’ve just come back from a Mentor Artist Retreat at Jane Davenport’s house.  She calls her home “The Nest”.  I always thought the name was super cute.  But after this retreat, it seems to mean so much more.  New beginnings, … Continue reading

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That time Christy Tomlinson came to play with us in Australia

I arrived at Jane Davenport’s “The Nest”.  I’ve been here before and every time I walk up the driveway it happens.  The world just falls away.  My shoulders relax, a wave of bliss washes over me and I feel myself … Continue reading

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Art Is You – Part 2

So you read about the awesome girls (and one guy) I met.  How they made the weekend all the more awesome.  About the friendships and connections.  So what about the classes I hear you ask. Tell us about the classes! … Continue reading

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Art Is You Queensland – Part 1

Where to start, where to start…… [Warning – this is gonna be a long one] I arrived at Novotel Twin Waters Resort in Queensland.   Had to do a lap of honour because all the parks at the foyer entry were … Continue reading

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What happens when you get to play at Jane Davenport’s house

I got to play at Jane Davenport’s house again.  I’d only been at her house in October last year, but I jumped at the chance to go again.  As in – I booked an hour after she announced it – … Continue reading

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Jane Davenport Weekend Retreat

Guess who got to spend the long weekend at Jane Davenport’s house? I arrived at The Nest (her gorgeous acreage home) and went up to the deck in the sunshine to meet her, a bit nervous but excited too.  She … Continue reading

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Chrissy Foreman Cranitch class

I got to do another workshop this weekend.  Yes, I’m on a roll with the work shops.  Love, love doing them.  You learn so much and meet so many gorgeous arty girls who love getting inky and painty as much … Continue reading

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Finnabair Class

I was sooo lucky to do 2 workshops with Finnabair a couple of weeks ago.  I did a shadow box on the first day.  I have a thing for Carousel Horses so to have a rocking horse as the thing … Continue reading

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