Arashi

Visting Hiroyuki Shindo

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I first discovered Hiroyuki Shindo’s work about 2 years ago. I can’t quite remember what led me to his work, but i was immediately taken with it. His art is very different to traditional “Arimatsu” shibori, and it is awe inspiring. If you google image search his name you will find so much to love […]

Japan

Aizen Kobo

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On my first day in Kyoto, I visited Aizen Kobo –  an old indigo dye house / shop. It is situated at the front of the family home, and the master dyer still works and lives there. Aizen Kobo is the kind of store indigo dyers wished they owned. It is full of beautifully dyed […]

Arashi

Workshops @ Cecilia Fox

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It’s been a whirlwind frenzy of activity at my place lately, but I wanted to look back at the indigo shibori workshops I held recently at the Cecilia Fox warehouse in Brunswick.

Indigo

Etsy Design Awards

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I am so excited! It was announced today that I am a finalist in the Etsy Design Awards!! A few weeks ago I decided to enter one of my new products, the summer quilt into the home and lifestyle category of the competition. Just to see how it went.

Media

The Slowpoke

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I’m so excited to have been interviewed for a new blog, The Slowpoke! Since the conception of this blog I’ve been thoroughly enjoying reading all the articles, recipes, and how to’s on a near daily basis. If you are interested in slow living, the environment, food, or just great design and interesting people, then jump […]

Indigo

Indigo Shibori Workshops at Cecilia Fox

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I’ve been looking for some time for a wonderful space to run my workshops in. Something large, light filled, and indoors.  Something centrally located near public transport in a vibrant inner city suburb. It is with great pleasure that I share with you that I have found all of this and more in the new Cecilia Fox […]