a place for sharing my artistic journey through this life.....

Tuesday, 12 November 2013


 this is a work to personify the woman I have used as my muse for my last series of paintings. She was in an early black and white photo with that classic non smiling portrait and I just fell in love with her eyes. Not a classic beauty but I love her demeanour.

Monday, 11 November 2013

Thursday, 7 November 2013


this is my newest painting - I hope my USA friends like my rendition of a wonderful monument and the place they hold in my heart.
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Tuesday, 29 October 2013

whisper silence

New board I made for a charity auction. Nice to get my paints back out again.

Sunday, 1 September 2013

Still some spaces left in New York classes if you hurry...

Painted Portrait and Collage on Canvas
One day Workshop;  
September 18, 2013      9AM- 4PM
This is a fun 1 day workshop that will give students some skills and confidence to take some of their creative passion out on a canvas!
I work with both paper and material as well as stamps, stencils, buttons, threads, paints and whatever embellishments that can be either glued or stitched in place! and we apply all this to the canvas. This is why it is such a good crossover class to do...all you will probably need to buy is the canvas!

Size of works are based on a very portable 10"x12" framed canvas.

2 Day Princess" Cloth and Clay Doll Class with

Linda Misa
Class is September 21 & 22, 2013 – 9-AM -4:30 PM
ART.C.OBSESSION STUDIO of Mt Vernon will host the talented OOAK Doll Artist Class fee is $125.00 Contact about class discounts at mamagdolls@msn.com: or @ 914-755-1150 call Studio in the evening at 914-667-7100

New dolls on their way to the USA

 Some new works that I have scuplted for the USA. Two little fairy types and one that is my tribute to Akira as I made the face in her class here last year. xx

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Thursday, 22 August 2013

look a little closer....

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I promise to sing if you find the goose!

Can't help myself with my little birds and their friends!
This a paperclay sculpted face with cloth limbs, mixed media torso and natural eucalyptus hand dyed silk skirt.
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Wednesday, 7 August 2013

Mixed media dolls

Just looked at my blog and thought oh my...long time since last posting. I have been working ...and had a lovley holiday in Europe.
Anyway, here are a couple of new girls...bit more mixed media but lots of fun to make. What do you think?
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Wednesday, 24 April 2013

Cloth and Clay doll workshop

Come and join Rocheen and myself for another fun 2 day workshop at the RedMill Store Studio.
We will be making this doll "I know my hair is messy but don't judge me, underneath I really am a princess"
She is a wonderful combination of Cloth and paperclay and you will learn how to sculpt her face as well as those delicate fingers and toes!Then we play with altering fabric and painting her face.
Basic sewing skills required...but more importantly is a desire to create and have fun in a friendly, creative environment right here in Bunbury.
Workshop is spread over 2 weekends ...what a great mothers day present!!!( know you know what to say when you are asked what you want!)...and includes a beautiful lunch both days and delicious cake...I know, what more could you want and all for only $160.00

Come join us on Sat May 11th and 18th. Call Rocheen on 040530656
or Linda on 0419597090 and make your booking soon.

Thursday, 21 March 2013

Little songs...

"everyone has a song to sing"

"you"... whispered the room

"gentle rain will nourish me"
Three new little songs on canvas...hope you like them because I sure enjoy making them!

Friday, 11 January 2013

"through the fog"

My latest painting....many layers.
Clearing away the last of 2012 and breaking through the fog.
Art is an expression of what we do in this world and no matter how it ends up, there is a journey to go on for the artist.....and hopefully for the viewer. xxx
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