Category: Inspiration

Artists who have inspired me and influenced my work.

7 Photographers to Inspire You

The following photographers are so far the most inspiring I have come across. They’re the artists behind the work that makes me want to try and create amazing pictures, send my imagination into a tizz and explore new ideas. I could happily gaze over…

A Halloween Feast Down Under

Halloween! Oh my dark soul I would LOVE to experience Halloween in America sometime cos you guys go completely over the top and I am jealous as hell! Screw Christmas with all its jolly hoo ha I want to scare the heebie jeebs out…

Portrait Photography – My Top 5 Tips

Firstly I should just be clear that I’m not exactly a famous photographer, in fact I’m the complete opposite.. not famous. I haven’t taken any lessons or completed any courses, I’m all self taught. However, I’m not that bad.. or at least you can…

Blast from the past! Looking back at my early artworks

The other night I was looking through my old sketch books and it was crazy to see how far I’ve come with my art. Especially when I could remember doing the old work and how I felt about it at the time or what…

2016 Mad Tea Party!

Welcome! This is my very first online Mad Tea Party Blog Hop, hosted by the ever so delightful Vanessa at ‘A Fancilful Twist’. I’m not entirely sure what to expect, and I believe I’m half a day in front of everyone else, but here…

Faery Spotting

I like to go faery spotting sometimes. The trick is knowing how to find them.. instead of looking around a tree, or in a tree, look at the tree. Look closely at the bark and the texture. Soon enough, you’re likely to see a…

Custom jewelry by: Melissa Muir Design

I’m very excited to be able to celebrate my first mother’s day this year so I decided to treat myself to something special. I wanted a one of a kind, custom made, work of art with my son’s name and birth date on it….

My Private Art Collection

I would like to share my personal art collection and a bit about each piece. Not my art.. but original work from some of my favourite artists that I have collected. These items, to me, are simply priceless! Forget the celebrity signatures or famous…

Where does your inspiration come from?

One of the most asked questions.. (second from “Can you draw a picture of me?”) so I’m going to write about one of the most influentual artists I truly admire. The artist I’m speaking of is Selina Fenech.  Creator of ‘Fairies and Fantasy.com’ Selina is…

Time of the Faeries

The very talented Joseph and Donny Ha Corsentino are the amazing artists behind ‘Time of the Faeries,’ which is the original source of inspiration for my own ‘Faery Photos’. (And to my mum’s horror,  my tattoo!) Geez, it’s only a tiny one mum! Hehe.. anyways, Time of the…

I heart Kirsty Mitchell Photography

I can’t remember exactly how I discovered the beautiful work of Kirsty Mitchell, but I’m so glad I did. Her photography is just breathtaking, especially her ‘Wonderland’ series. I can’t get enough of her and I’m really looking forward to the rest of the…