art

Review of the Unleash creative Event melbourne

Getting Crafty with Unleash Creative

By

This weekend I had the pleasure of attending a fun and very unique craft event in Melbourne called Unleash Creative. Organized by fellow craft blogger and very cute gal pal, Magdalena Franco, it was a full day of colourful, confetti sprinkled creative playtime. Magdalena had a vision to bring a group of talented creative mentors together to inspire and pass…

Read More
Paper Balloon Inspiration…

Paper Balloon Inspiration…

By

I couldn’t resist sharing these amazing images taken by Ebony of Hello Sandwich, of the paper balloon installation at the mt Expo in Tokyo. Is your mind blown? You can see more photos over here on the Hello Sandwich blog. And if you want to recreate this installation (on a smaller scale) you can get your Japanese paper balloons here……

Read More
Charley Harper – An Illustrated Life

Charley Harper – An Illustrated Life

By

Browsing in my local Readings book shop on Sunday morning I was gob smacked to find this most amazing book filled with the beautiful artwork of Charley Harper on the bargain table. Written/curated by Todd Oldham, who I’m sure would have had a difficult time deciding what to leave out, this book is essentially a collection of Harper’s best work,…

Read More
Henny Penny – A cautionary tale…

Henny Penny – A cautionary tale…

By

I found this little book on my thrifting adventure the other day. It’s the classic story of Henny Penny, a gullible gal who fate did not end well.The illustrations by Paul Galdone are delightful, and this book printed in 1968 is in excellent condition. Lucky me! Oh I mean Emma.Love the typography on this title page. Henny Penny believes the…

Read More