March 29, 2015

Poems & Prayers

in the lead up to my exhibition

Pieces of Self.

 

 

 

 

I feel deflated

un-known, un-knowing

my enthusiasm constantly dripping away

 

I feel tired from pushing up against the bold brick wall that surrounds me

 

I feel lost, uncertain why the steps I thought

were forw...

March 24, 2015

 

 

 

Poems & Prayers

in the lead up to my exhibition

Pieces of Self. 

 

 

 

Night time pondering:

how do I still an un-naturally frantic mind?

a mind that doesn’t want to sleep?

how do I learn again to teach it to be quiet?

(why must I learn again?)

 

 

why does it act as though ther...

March 16, 2015

Poems & Prayers

by one who struggles with words 

in the lead up to my exhibition

Pieces of Self. 

 

 

 

 

Please help me see

Your presence &

the beauty in

 

 

decay

weakness

imperfection

 

 

in the falling down

in the random collection

in texture

in roughness

 

 

in change

in transition

 

the lo...

March 10, 2015

In approximately 5 weeks I have my very first solo exhibition - something both incredibly exciting & scary. Seeing as my exhibition is centred around my experience of chronic ill-health I thought I may as well put it all out there and blog some of my thoughts from the...

January 19, 2015

Well, this is the first of the brand new things of 2015 for me - Karly Michelle’s Party Hire!!!!!

 

It’s really just making available a variety of fun and pretty things I have that can be used for party hire, especially DIY party decoration. 

 

Unfortunately my house...

December 23, 2014

 

 

 

 

 

This final week leading to Christmas I thought that this video was so appropriate. It is a beautiful video work that really brings to life the reflections of what it is to have God become human - we can know what is to come at Easter, but for now we are called to...

December 16, 2014

 

To keep things interesting I wanted to include a variety of works in these Advent reflections so today I thought I’d look at some more traditional art. 

 

I’ve chosen Giotto di Bondone (or just Giotto) because it is so different to anything else I’ve chosen and because...

December 9, 2014

 

http://www.amazon.com/The-Nativity-Julie-Vivas/dp/0152060855

 

You may know and even love the work of Julie Vivas even if you don’t aren't aware of it. She is the artist who gave her beautiful drawings to Possum Magic - an absolutely wonderful kids book that Mem Fox wro...

December 2, 2014

 

 

I have prepared 4 Advent blog posts from a selection of artworks that call us to meditate on Advent and the coming Christmas.

 

Today I want to give you a link to another blog called The Advent Door by a wonderful artist, Jan Richardson. She creates art and writes abou...

November 27, 2014

 

A short reflection on

Release by Olga Lah

Installation Polyester

 

 

 

 

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Poems & Prayers

in the lead up to my exhibition

Pieces of Self.

 

 

 

 

I feel deflated

un-known, un-knowing

my enthusiasm constantly dripping away

 

I feel tire...

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