Archive for 2012

the setup.

Written on November 28, 2012 at 11:24 pm

for the last couple of years i’ve been attending markets, both big and small. hard work and preparation is involved but i love doing them.

i work from my studio at home, a busy bee, either working on orders, running errands, preparing for markets, taking photos or one could say, phaffing… productively of course [!] and for the most part, on my own. attending markets gives me a chance to meet you, the customer, chat about my products, listen to …

a heide afternoon.

Written on September 24, 2012 at 11:38 pm

after a stunning saturday afternoon spent cruising gertrude street, fitzroy… sunday afternoon was spent at
heide moma. an outing organised a couple of weeks ago with my brother. the exibition of interest was
‘less is more ~ minimal and post minimal art in australia’, works by 34 australian artists from 1960’s to present. although a relatively small exhibition, it was inspiring.. i loved it and well worth a visit.

it was a gorgeous afternoon with my mr, my girl, my …

smelling like dirt

Written on September 5, 2012 at 1:45 am

“In the spring, at the end of the day, you should smell like dirt.” ~ Margaret Atwood, Bluebeard’s Egg

after two full days in the garden last weekend and another full day this saturday, we were definitely smelling like dirt [and chickens maybe]. i worked so hard, i could bearly move for the rest of the week but it’s the kind of work
i love. weeding, pruning, digging, transplanting, planting seedlings, vegetables and a general tidy up.

the first of …

mi sol.

Written on August 25, 2012 at 2:20 am

mi sol, my sun, my boy.

i can’t believe my boy, j, will be 18 in just a few weeks. time has flown, really flown. my heart is always full of love for him, full to the brim.

he’s never been at ease in front of the camera, so i was overwhelmed with happiness when he asked me to take photos of him this week. thankful for our time together and feeling blessed to have captured these moments.

i love …

august giveaway

Written on August 14, 2012 at 5:44 pm

‘birds and their feathers I’, pictured above, is one of four new images in the earthly series.
this month’s giveaway is a t.lighthaus©, gift card and set of 8 tags valued at $43.00 [pictured below]. i hope you love the beauty in its simplicity.

simply comment below to be in the running. dead easy to enter don’t you think?! please share on your
facebook page, get your friends to like m2matiz and/or repost on instagram. please spread the giveaway love!…