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 ››
In the modern age when we seem to be surrounded by mass produced and imported products that all too often appear to be very much the same it is a delight to find a true craftsman that still designs and produces beautiful and individual handmade jewellery.
As a Fellow of the Gold & Silversmiths Guild of … Continue Reading ››
With a family history steeped in art and animals, Coldstream’s Amanda Lithgow chose a familiar path.
I come to a set of tall poplars and turn into the driveway of Flowerfield, past the polo fields and up the rise to the white homestead settled peacefully into the landscape.
I step out of the car to be greeted … Continue Reading ››