Archive for 2013

earth is like a child

Written on November 29, 2013 at 7:51 pm

“It is spring again. The earth is like a child that knows poems by heart.” ~ Rainer Maria Rilke

it seems i’ve subconciously taken to photographing our garden every spring. i love that i’ve happened upon documenting a yearly garden journal without realising it.

smelling like dirt here in september 2012
the spring garden here in november 2011
spring time @128 here in october 2010

much has changed in the last year. a huge clean up, old vegetable garden beds …

roses are deep purple.

Written on November 9, 2013 at 5:20 pm

last week i captured a rose… a rose falling apart… a rose bearing her heart.

she fell apart this way

skirts and ruffles

i posted the images on instagram @m2matiz… they were begging to be made into t.lighthauses and i couldn’t be happier with the result. i think the finest of t.lighthauses yet.

to celebrate their beauty, new followers and stayers on IG for their continued support and kindness, i offered a giveaway. mr vinyl chose two numbers, of which …


Written on August 16, 2013 at 10:16 pm

i’m a little crazy for crosses and birds.

after having completed a few m2matiz products featuring new images, i thought it was time for another instagram giveaway where input from followers is required! my first challenge and giveaway can be seen here if you’d like to have a peek.

this second giveaway includes, ‘blackbirds’ t.lighthaus©, ‘wired’ block and a ‘blackbirds’ journal.
valued at $75.00

the competition began on 8 august and all entries were to be tagged #m2matizcrossbirds by 13 …

this very special day.

Written on June 30, 2013 at 6:51 pm

madison+justin… married 08 june 2013.

most of you who follow me on instagram, know of how i came to photograph this very special wedding, from the day i posted the news of my trip on 29 january 2013 to my visual count down of how many sleeps.

in brief, my soul sister, candace [in california] sent for me! candace and her husband, brian, paid my trip over to photograph their eldest daughter’s wedding. i was so very honoured to have …