We all need a little bling in our lives. I am loving the combination of matte and shiny, dusty and polished, black, white and copper...
Monday, 17 October 2011
The pincushions are absolutely exquisite this year. Driving over Ou Kaapse Weg this weekend, the mountain is ablaze with these flame orange and yellow curious wonders.
I love the combination of charcoal black ceramics with the orange flowers. It seems reminiscent of how nature regenerates itself after the fires that occasionally ravage the mountain.
So, in homage to beautiful Cape Town and Table Mountain....
Monday, 10 October 2011
Friday, 7 October 2011
I have not made plates in such I long time. Sometimes, it is good to step away for a while and then come back with fresh eyes and a new approach. I am really pleased with these, they were conceived in a very spontaneous way with black marker and tippex in the dead of the night. It is also fun to get back into printing methods, like stencilling, I haven't used since college days.