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Softies For Mirabel: Some Ace Contributions (+ An Extended Deadline!)

January 27, 2016
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Excitingly, adorable handmade contributions are winging their way to The Mirabel Foundation as we speak! (The bears in the above image are by Teddy Bears Wednesday, FYI!) It’s always super heartening to see how much people love being part of this project – and really, how much they want to get behind the work The Mirabel Foundation does by making toys for the kids they support. (Find out more about Softies For Mirabel here.) This week, I’m thrilled to tell…

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Look At Our Wishing Garden!

January 18, 2016
wishing flowers

  I’ve been very busy running The Wishing Flowers workshop at Melbourne’s NGV (National Gallery of Victoria), but I thought I would pop in and show you what we’ve been doing. (Just in case you haven’t seen it on social media yet!) We’re making paper flowers, and planting them in a vertical Wishing Garden, as a kind of homage to Andy Warhol and Ai Weiwei. When you plant a flower, you make a wish. Every day the wishes and the…

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Craft For The Soul handmade Nice Life Reminders Photography + Art + Design Pip-Life

Come To The Perth Writers Festival!

January 14, 2016
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  Guess what? I’ve been invited to the Perth Writers Festival! You may or may not know that I lived in WA for five years as a teenager, so I am excited to head back to the ‘big smoke’ of the west to talk about the kinds of things that I most love. (Amongst an amazing bunch of superstar writers that you should DEFINITELY check out!) I’m part of three different sessions and you can book your tickets as of…

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Softies For Mirabel – Let’s Do It!

January 3, 2016
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Softies For Mirabel is well and truly underway and now that the festive season has quietly slipped by maybe you want to join in and help us help The Mirabel Foundation?! You can help by making a toy (or a few!) or by sharing the campaign (find some cute downloadable graphics to help with that here!) Here are just a tiny FEW of the toys that have arrived at Mirabel HQ so far…   1. Bear friends by Squidgy And Wonky‘s…

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