When It Gets Ugly, Move Forward

When I stuffed up, my inner critic showed up, full of self doubt and overthinking.  When I lost control my first reaction: throw my hands up in the air and give up. How many times do we do this in our lives.  When we are out of our comfort zone, when we feel out of control, we bail.

Helping Children Adapt to Change Positively using Art Therapy

Art therapy can provide early intervention to ensure their smooth transition through life stages, having a creative outlet also helps to prevent maladaptive behaviour. Helping Children Adapt to Change Positively using Art Therapy

BOOK ART BY EKATERINA PANIKANOVA

Since I was a child I have adored books. My earliest memories as a child are of walking to the Canterbury library to borrow books and more books. I especially loved the old hard cover books with the old thick paper and hand made illustration templates. This is probably why I like Ekaterinas’ work because it combines two of my loves, books and art. Words have power, art has power. An intoxicating combination. This combo is also very tactile and textured which is also captivating for me. I hope you enjoy the art of Ekaterina Panikanova.

Performance Art

Have you ever thought about hiring a performance artist for your next event? I’ve been working with artists for decades in all types of events.  Live art is captivating and adds an exquisite sense of wonder and peace to your special… Read More

Friday Arts Day: Treatment 

Bindi Cole Blogs TREATMENT Posted: 28 Oct 2015 01:47 AM  Bindi Cole Chocka  Come to this amazing art tour of the Western Treatment Plant!  It’s free and going to be awesome and will fill up fast. I’ve created… Read More

Friday Arts Day: Create Space in Warrandyte

Create Space is an artist run collaboration that aims to create community and shared experiences for artists based in the Melbourne Warrandyte area. We currently have around 11 artists who use this space. The vision is that is be an interactive space where patrons of the cafe can interact, watch what is developing and also either commission or purchase pieces.

Helping Children Adapt to Change Positively using Art Therapy

Art therapy can provide early intervention to ensure their smooth transition through life stages, having a creative outlet also helps to prevent maladaptive behaviour. Helping Children Adapt to Change Positively using Art Therapy

Justice – Through the eyes of Artists

At the recent ‘Justice Conference’ in Melbourne, Artists from Tabor College were encouraged to prepare a piece of work on the topic of Justice and its personal implications for them as Artists. This post showcases some of their work.