Monet’s Gardens at NGV

I recently spent a long weekend in Melbourne with a girlfriend so we could see the Monet's Gardens exhibition at the National Gallery of Victoria (NGV). In the NGV foyer there's an installation by C√©leste Boursier-Mougenot who, as the NGV website describes, 'creates large-scale acoustic installations and environments which draw upon forces of nature and … Continue reading Monet’s Gardens at NGV

Photo Walk: Uni in Winter

I'm so glad that all those years ago I chose Macquarie University for my studies. Most of the time when I'm on campus I'm desperately trying to finish an assignment or it's night time and I'm mentally drained from so much reading so I don't appreciate what a beautiful place the campus is. I love … Continue reading Photo Walk: Uni in Winter

How rude!! Sharing lunch with a kookaburra

Normally I have some idea of what a layout is going to look like when I start, but this time I had no idea. I created this layout as part of a 'blind scrap' challenge at a Scrapbooking From Scratch retreat on the NSW Central Coast run by Peta, the lovely scrapbooking shop owner from … Continue reading How rude!! Sharing lunch with a kookaburra

Appreciation for fungi

I love rainy and wintery weather and all the beautiful things that come with it. Macquarie University on a cold rainy day I found these cute mushrooms on campus recently. It seemed appropriate that the area I found them was near the Biology department and completely unassuming. Unidentified fungi on campus I feel like that's … Continue reading Appreciation for fungi

Jot Magazine Mood Board Challenge 3

Normally I just scrapbook for myself, but I need some new inspiration to move me outside my comfort zone. So when I saw the Jot Magazine mood board challenge for this week with all its bright colours I had to give it a go. The photos from my January 2011 trip to Taronga Zoo seemed … Continue reading Jot Magazine Mood Board Challenge 3