I looked up into the sky and saw the most beautiful colours. I took the photograph, came home and went to work on my art piece. The Kite is symbolic of freedom, joy and happiness. I love these soft colours and saw this image in my mind's eye quite a while ago. It's a wonderful feeling to get it out.
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Today I left my piece ‘Thrive’ to be exhibited at Shepparton’s gorgeous new, much awaited and highly impressive art gallery SAM. My art piece will appear in the New Horizons exhibit. I feel proud and I feel excited.
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We're taking 5 of our 6 kids camping for 4 days. Now.. I saw this coming, I knew it would be raised fairly quickly and had to think for a moment about what my answer would/should be. "Can we take our screens?" Secretly a part of me thought.. Yes... please bring your screens along to keep you busy... to keep you from nagging or complaining about having nothing to do. BUT, after a quick pre-emptive conversation with Rich we knew our very clear and decisive answer would be a resounding NO. No screens. No laptops, no online anything.. So off...
Let me tell you a bit about us. I’m a mum to 6 beautiful children - our family is blended and each of us benefit from that. Blended families can be challenging - there are many horror stories out there, but ours is a real love story. My husband and I parent in a way that places each of our children in the very centre, they are equally loved and protected by us. We all sit at the table together for meals, they have jobs that they have to do eg. Dishes, keeping their rooms clean, putting the washing on…...