The Mini Design Market is located in the Comonos Arcade, 281 Logan Road, Stones Corner. A bi-monthly event showcasing handmade creations by jewellers, painters, leather workers, ceramicists, crafters, fashion designers, sculptors, hand made furniture and more. No imported items are on display.
LAUNCHING SATURDAY AUGUST 30 BETWEEN 9AM AND 3PM
It’s all about supporting local artisans, buying local and buying truly handmade!
Hope to see you there….have a great day.
Individually handmade porcelain vessels to enrich the everyday.
I can’t believe we are in the last third of June. With the colder weather, pots are taking that little longer to dry, I’m started this week putting boiled water from the jug in my throwing water (trying to stop … Continue reading →
I dropped off some buttons and brooches to The Hub at Caboolture today. It’s a brand new complex which is excellent for showcasing the visual arts. There’s several galleries, conference rooms, workspaces and a gift shop showcasing the region and they run regular workshops as well.
Below is a little joint creative creation my hubby helped me with a display board for buttons and brooches.
I’m now the proud owner of two of these and they work via a magnetic strip under the black hessian and a small piece of magnet on the back of my brooch card.
The brooches are an extension of the buttons. I liked the idea of adding the clasp and having the textural element of the linen sewing contrasting with the porcelain.
There is really no need for the stitching, it’s purely decoration. I do make some without stitching, but I prefer the button look and feel this is unique to me.