Life on the Land

Life on the Land

I love old farmhouses that reflect days gone by where many people made a living off the land.

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A Day at The Beach

A Day at The Beach

I love getting out for walks on the beach and there are always people playing with their dogs and having fun so I wanted to capture that for those who aren't able to go out and enjoy this everyday as I am.

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Wild and Free

Wild and Free

This was another image that to me speaks of being all we were meant to be, to be wild and free, to celebrate freedom and in freedom finding love and protection.

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Blue Beard Orchid, Pheladenia deformis

Blue Beard Orchid, Pheladenia deformis

This is another sun orchid that is also known as the blue fairy. They are a terrestrial orchid, native to Western Australia. Sun orchids only open on warm days and once pollinated they close up. There are color variations from blue through to purple.

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Letting go 1

Letting go 1

This is the full version of letting go. This is me left naked and alone after my husband has died and gone to heaven leaving me here to manage on my own.

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Letting  Go

Letting Go

My husband was dying of cancer and I knew his time was near, I wanted to go with him and so this is me reaching toward the light, but left behind.

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On the Road again...

On the Road again...

The vast outback serviced by the men and woman who drive these big rigs.

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The long road home

The long road home

This is an image of my husband, a great truckie who for 40 years served the outback towns and camps of Western Australia. It is a tribute to what was most important to him.

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Frog Praying

Frog Praying

This little fellow looked mighty scared when I showed up with my camera and I noticed it looked like he was praying. I was careful not to desturb him too much,

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Coroboree

Coroboree

This is inspired by the Aboriginals, the indigenous people of Australia and I wanted to portray their connection with the lane and the importance of ceremony.

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Follow Your Dreams

Follow Your Dreams

This is another image of the woman in red on a swing, this is a more textured, grunge style image that illustrates the jaded feel that the world can give us so all around seems grey and lifeless but we do have another option, we can begin the journey within. There is hope of life and color, peace an...

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Surfs Up

Surfs Up

This is a composition showing a day in the life of a surfer.

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Jabiru Feeding

Jabiru Feeding

Got you! the Jabiru has cougth his dinner and proceeds to swallow it. A magical moment for you to enjoy nature at her finest. Part of a two peice series.

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Jabiru Hunting

Jabiru Hunting

This is a Jabiru chasing it's dinner. I love the mystical feel to the waterways when these birds hunt, wanted to show the beauty and the grace of the bird and the surroundings. Part of a two part series.

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In Full Swing

In Full Swing

This is a painterly interpretation of the in full swing, photographic style image. It is a fairy tale wedding with a wise old woman watching on, celebrating in the joy of their love. The bride and groom dance under the tree while the flower girl watches on. Another girl and boy are over by the Love...

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In Full Swing - Photographic style

In Full Swing - Photographic style

This is a wedding, fairytale type image, that has a wise happy older woman on a swing enjoying young love while remembering what her wedding was like.

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The Journey Within

The Journey Within

This was an image I created from the original of the doorway leading into a beautiful scene and it reminded me of childhood dreams, so I wanted to create and image that showed the world around us, the storms of life, the busyness of the city and yet we could still be in touch with our hopes and drea...

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Stolen Innocence

Stolen Innocence

Many people were abused at the hands of religious organizations, this is my depiction of this. The young girl is sacrificed on the alter as they read scripture and make other sacrifices, while all the time destroying innocence.

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Guitar woman

Guitar woman

This is another image that tells a little of my story, I was left vulnerable and alone but someone gave me a guitar and it became something that helped me move from a very hard time of my life to a much more peaceful loving place. The man who gave me this guitar gave me the best gift he could have.

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Re-Emergence

Re-Emergence

This was a time of rediscovering who I was and that God loved me and protected me and his religion was one of love, not of hate, judgement and abuse. It was at this time that I started to really discover and accept myself.

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My Love, my life

My Love, my life

This is a depiction of my life with my wonderful husband. Our life was together was filled with love and travel and just being together. Hard to squeeze the essence of 25 years into one image. He shaped my life more than any other. His unconditional love, his gentle nature, his strength and his pati...

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Trapped by Love

Trapped by Love

My husband had cancer and as I was walking this journey with him I felt trapped by the isolation as you weren't meant to mix with others for fear of infection and every part of our lives revolved around cancer and it's treatment. I had the option to walk out the door anytime, but love kept me where...

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Dying in Love

Dying in Love

This is a piece I created in the days after my husband of 25years passed away. It is raw and emotional, but if you read the words and look deep into the image it will tell the story of how I was feeling. I think I will always feel this to a certain extent, but as time passes I am sure the rawness wi...

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New Beginings

New Beginings

Leaving childhood dreams behind and moving forward into all you can be.

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Wild Warrior Woman

Wild Warrior Woman

This was inspired by the book Woman who runs with the wolves and the rediscovering of the wild woman in me and if this resonates with you it is probably the wild woman calling out to you too.

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Woman Warrior - guardian of the pool

Woman Warrior - guardian of the pool

This is a special place I go to to sit and think. It has a healing presence and a feeling of safety around it. I wanted to show that, so put the guardian in the pool while the storm raged in the background. The ripples in the water, symbolize the healing power of the place.

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Stalion in the sky

Stalion in the sky

I saw this cloud formation and saw a horse rearing up in it, like a horse running before the storm.

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Reading at Remarkable Rocks

Reading at Remarkable Rocks

This was taken at a great scenic location, yet this man had sen the opportunity to lay back, soak up the sun and read a book.

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Abuse 6 - Free

Abuse 6 - Free

This is the final in the abuse series. This shows the child who was abused, the teenager who was a victim of sexual abuse, the woman who was in a domestic violence situation all thanking you for being strong enough to get free. You will find a new lease of life and you will have the opportunity to...

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