Some framing finished

I finally got a little bit of framing done.  These are not frames made by me this time.  I have just made the mats for the pictures to fit into the frames.  The frames were on special from Spotlight and the pictures were bought from Allposters.com.auThis one has a double mat with black to highlight…

Advertised at the library

Apparently it is the 10th anniversary of Paper Arts Gippsland East ie PAGE (a clever acronym) There is an exhibition on at the East Gippsland Art Gallery until the 4th November 2017.  Now that I have seen the small display in the library at Lakes Entrance I will make sure I go to the Gallery…

Finally done some framing.

It has taken some sporadic attempts but I have finally finished some framing that I have been meaning to do for quite some time.  These two are just propped up behind the bath at the moment.  I still haven’t worked out where I am going to hang them. This one I only cut the mat…

Wattle on my morning walk

Beautiful blossom.  I always think of Snugglepot and Cuddlepie. This is a piece of artwork by May Gibbs, the author of Snugglepot and Cuddlepie. If you don’t know of the book it is an old-fashioned favourite of children in Australia. There is a link here to information and illustrations by May Gibbs.  Well worth a…

This is a frame up.

My younger daughter asked me if I would do some framing for her and I was delighted to be able to do so now that I have moulding. She had given me some prints that she had and I had one saying that I wanted to frame so thought I would do them all together. …

Tuesday Travels. . . .National Portrait Gallery, Canberra

“Look into the eyes of over 400 people who’ve shaped the nation at the National Portrait Gallery, on the shores of Canberra’s Lake Burley Griffin.” On a recent visit to Canberra that is exactly what we did.  There was a particular part of the gallery devoted to an exhibition of Women in Focus. This Gallery…