MOUNT Lilydale Mercy College students launched their 2017 vintage last month.
McAuley Park, the College farm, prepares students for a range of agriculture careers, including winemaking.
Each year the agriculture students prune the vines growing on college grounds, sample and pick the grapes and make their own wine.
They then bottle and label the wine and make it … Continue Reading ››
Upwey artist Jude Craig
is featured in our Winter 2017 edition of Yarra Valley & Ranges Country Life Magazine. The textile artist showed us through her extensive workshop and creative space, Atelier Bye-Ways.
Jude uses natural botanical objects and dyes in her work, as well as real metals, to transfer images onto cloth.
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A sensual feast lies behind the doors of Jumping Creek Studio. The walls are adorned with Shani Alexander’s trademark Floral Heroes - bold canvasses of vibrant flora in full bloom, a metaphor for woman in her full splendour.
The explosion of colour provides a backdrop for an eclectic mix of beautiful furniture and inspiring … Continue Reading ››