Sophia wearing the dress she made. Photo by Rob Cox

A Love Letter to Girls of the World

Dear Girls of the World,

We thought about you the other day. Not individually, of course, because according to the United Nations, you number 1.1 billion!  There are many of you.  You’re definitely a force to be reckoned with!

We not only thought about you, but a group of us got together to honour your special day – the International Day of the Girl Child. Continue reading

Sam Everitt with Dee Mosca mural. Image by Rob Cox

Discovering Bunbury’s Re.Discover Murals

The scale of the Re.Discover murals in Bunbury is rather monumental. There seem to be murals almost everywhere.

We realised that the best way to bond with the murals is just to be with them. Stand, slouch, squat, sit, recline, look.  Do anything.  Just be in proximity of a mural – without much distraction – and the mural will imprint itself upon your imagination. Continue reading

Daniel McLachlan with The Cheater. Image by Rob Cox

Daniel McLachlan: The Story Continues

This month, we are totally thrilled to bring you our third annual post about prolific illustrator Daniel McLachlan! He came onto our radar in 2014, and we published the first post Daniel Illustrates the Importance of Drawing.  That was followed in 2015 with Manga and More with Daniel McLachlan. Continue reading

Roslyn at Marina's. Photo by Marina Troitsky

Roslyn Burns: Backing Myself

“I just want people to back me,” said Roslyn Burns in 2012. Little did we know that those very words would make their way into an ABC Open video produced by Ruslan Kulski and released in 2013.

Clearly one of the best ways to get people to back you is to back yourself. And, that’s exactly what Roslyn did in the years after the release of that video. Continue reading