Monthly Archives: October 2013

Why Sticking It Out Can Reap Rewards

The weather in the South West of Western Australia has been unseasonable and unpredictable.  But, the morning of Wednesday, October 9 held promise.  Although it was breezy, the sun was peeking through the cloud cover and there was reason to be optimistic.

Emma Matthews was the face of optimism on October 9 with her face-painted spider and her well-received work Spider Goes on Holiday

Emma Matthews was the face of optimism on October 9 with her face-painted spider and her well-received work Spider Goes on Holiday

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How a Coffee Got us Snap Happy

It all started one morning over a post-cycle coffee at a Bunbury café.  Wanda Ariano and husband Mark happened to be sitting near photographer Steve Lloyd-Smith.  Initial chatter was about the recently completed ride, but then drifted on to photography.  Wanda was describing the challenges of photographing artwork which eventually led to talk about Art Partners.  Steve recalled meeting the partnership of Sam Everitt and mentor Verity Lee at a Photography Group of Bunbury meeting.  Steve generously agreed to explore how he might be able to support Art Partners to get snapping. Continue reading