ART WORKSHOPS

  Over the years I have taught workshops at national textile forums as well as private workshops from my own studio.  Currently I am offering two art workshops which repurpose recycled items. The Recycled Knitwear Workshop and the Recycled Tie Workshop. THE RECYCLED KNITWEAR WORKSHOP In this workshop you will learn how to transform recycled knitwear into one…

WARDROBE STYLING

Do you constantly find yourself claiming that you have nothing to wear?  Do you stand in front of your wardrobe of clothes and come up blank with ideas of what outfits to put together?  Would you love to feel inspired and rekindle a romance with the clothes you already own? My personalised Wardrobe Styling  & The Art of Dressing service…

ARTIST

Creativity and an innate desire to compose elements have always been at the heart of my life. This ultimately led to me studying art and obtaining a Degree in Visual Arts, with a major in Textiles, from Edith Cowan University in Western Australia. The choice to study textiles was a strategic one, as it allowed…

FASHION CONSTRUCTOR

I have been wearing and creating with sustainable clothing for the past 30 years, however the process and passion for creating fashion and art wear from deconstructing and re-constructing pre-existing garments really evolved and began to prosper in 2004. It was then that I commenced selling my unique fashion garments through well known stores in…

RECYCLER

My mother came from the era of make do and mend and as a result I was encouraged to mend and recycle things to extend their life. Thus in the back of my mind I have always attempted to live by this methodology and as an added outcome, not create too much waste. It is…

STYLIST

I consider myself somewhat an aesthetician, always striving for a sense of visual beauty and balance. With an astrology chart largely influenced by Venus, the planet associated with beauty, the arts and a sense of the aesthetic, it is no surprise that I have an overwhelming desire to aspire to create things that are beautiful and…

OP SHOPPER

I like to feel that the items that I buy and collect are a unique reflection of the things that excite and inspire me. One of the things that I so love about op shopping is that it encourages me to be brave. I buy things, wear things, envisage things that wouldn’t ordinarily happen in normal…

MAKER

Making has always been in my blood from a very early age. My mother was gifted when it came to such things as sewing, knitting and embroidery,  so as result she was always making her family clothes as well as items for our home.   As children we were taught to appreciate handmade items, always making our…