Brownyn Mohring

On Thursday afternoon I headed down the Port Chalmers road with a valuable piece of paper lying on the passenger seat – my directions to Bronwyn Mohring’s home. After the 80k sign, indicate left, take the one way and my house is the third driveway, there’s no letterbox.  I passed a driveway and then a … Continue reading

Roadside Attraction

Hilary from Roadside Attraction contacted me a couple of weeks ago to say THE DRESS was ready to collect. A friend was off to Oamaru for a few days so offered to collect it for me on the way back. And I have to tell you it is stunning. It has a triple circle skirt … Continue reading

Look out for

Look out for this poster around Dunedin next week. It popped in to my email box this morning courtesy of Jenny Longstaff. I’d given Jenny a list of my requirements and here’s the result. It says it all really. The poster features Jenny’s exhibition painting which is her interpretation of André Surridge’s haiku –                                                                             the … Continue reading

Four in the frame

This week an invitation arrived in the post from Pauline Bellamy. Four in the Frame opens on Tuesday September 11 at Dunedin’s Community Gallery and closes on the 19th. The four artists are: Maurie Angelo, Pauline Bellamy, Manu Berry and Ron Esplin. Pauline, Manu and Ron are all exhibiting in When North meets South so … Continue reading

The Braithwaite Centre auction

Rob Piggott is one of the artists exhibiting in the When North meets South exhibition. A few days ago he sent me an invitation to come along to an art auction at Kaikorai Valley College’s Braithwaite Centre. Rob teaches art to the students in this special needs unit. We found our way to the centre … Continue reading