do the things

In these crazy covid times, we face so many restrictions, particularly if we are in lockdown. But what if, instead of lamenting the things we can’t do, we focus on the things we can do? When you do the things, not only is it incredibly satisfying, but it can also lead to wonderful opportunities. Let…read more

Pop Up Gallery

It’s always been a dream (or should I say goal?!) of mine to have a gallery/shop. Well, four months ago, we were fortunate enough to be accepted as part of the Renew Geelong initiative, making this dream come true! When I say ‘we’, I am speaking about a dear friend of mine, the super talented…read more

how I stay motivated working from home

First of all, how are you all coping during these weird days of self-isolation against COVID-19? If you are working from home now, are you starting to get used to it as the new ‘norm’? It’s all a bit weird, isn’t it? There’s so much information out there about what to do and what not…read more

from martina

I’m handing over the reins today to Martina, my amazing work placement student for the week, to write my blog. Here’s what she had to say: Hello! My name is Martina.  I’m a student at The Gordon institute of TAFE in Geelong, studying Advanced Diploma of Graphic Design. As part of my course, I needed…read more

how to paint on timber

I would like to encourage you to give painting on timber a go. I am currently part of a successful exhibition with Geelong Illustrators called ‘We Were Board’, where the members could create their masterpiece using any medium and subject, on 30 x 30 cm timber boards. For some members it was the first time…read more

‘we were board’

Keep an eye out soon for my next blog where I’ll be sharing my tips on how to paint on timber. Meanwhile, have a look in Geelong Illustrators Studio Gallery during August to catch our exhibition called ‘We Were Board’, an exhibition of 30 x 30 cm timber boards, where the members could create their…read more

do what you love

I grew up with my mum telling me how much she loved hairdressing and how much fun she had, creating new looks and making new friends. So when I had the chance to do work experience my mum talked me into spending the week at a hairdressing salon. OMG. It was dreadful. We’re talking about…read more

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