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Occupation Mixed media Artist, SoulCollage® Workshop Facilitator, Certified Infant Massage Instructor
Location Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Introduction Mixed-media Artist, SoulCollageĀ® Workshop Facilitator.
Interests Family, friends, loving, grandmothering, art, assemblage, collage, SoulCollage®, altered art, mixed media, ethnic art, folk art, outsider art, street art, digital art, art therapy, Hundertwasser, Joseph Cornell, Katarina Dak, Dale Copeland, Klimt, Wolf Vostell, Anselm Keifer, Kenny Chavez, Johnny Salas, Europe, Berlin, Prague, Salzburg, Italy, New Mexico, Santa Fe, infant massage, philosophical conversations, people who are true to themselves and follow their hearts, humour, children, music, opera, sacred choral music, singing in choirs, poetry, Sufi poets, & other, spiritual poets, especially, Rumi, Hafiz, Mary Oliver, the sacred, the mystical, books, esp, art books, poetry books, children's books, bookshops, esp. independent ones with comfy couches and coffee,, Spirituality, Angels, synchronicity, Nature, trees, rainforest, the beach, native wildlife, scrub turkeys fossicking in my garden, possums scampering over my tin roof at night, travel, coffee, antique shops, markets, thrift shops, junkyards, rusty stuff, religious icons, shrines, feng shui, cricket, lamingtons, Vegemite, pavlova, my own roast lamb dinners, arthouse films, dance, contemporary dance, mythology, collecting inspiring quotes, my computer, the internet, the sound of rain on my tin roof....
Favorite Movies As it is in Heaven, The King's Speech, The Last Station, Il Postino, Chocolat, Rabbitproof Fence, Raise the Red Lantern, The Road Home, Lantana, Babe, The Chant of Jimmy Blacksmith, Ten Canoes, My Brilliant Career, La Spagnola, Lilian's Story, Muriel's Wedding, The Piano, Picnic at Hanging Rock, Radiance, Romulus My Father, Shine, Unfinished Sky
Favorite Music Classical, Sacred choral, Opera, World, Folk, Soul, Blues, Casta Diva (Bellini), Vincent (Don McLean - Starry Starry Night), Oscar & Marigold, (AKA Kim Cuneo & Heather Lee), Katie Noonan, Kate Miller-Heidke, Grafton Primary, ('cos they're my nephews!), Hildegarde von Bingen, Don't Cry for me Argentina, just about anything except hillbilly heavy metal or gangsta rap.
Favorite Books Anam Cara, (John O'Donohue), Anatomy of the Spirit, (Carolyn Myss), 10 Poems to Open Your Heart, and others in the series by, Roger Housden, art books, books which are visually beautiful, poetry books, esp. anything by, Rumi, Hafiz, Kabir, Mary Oliver, other spiritual poets, The God of Small Things, (Arundhati Roy), I Heard God Laughing, Women in Praise of the Sacred, The Essential Rumi, Rilke, Kabir, Love Poems from God, Art Objects, (Jeanette Winterson), The Artist's Way, (Julia Cameron), My Brother Jack, (George Johnston), The Knowing Heart: A Sufi Path of Transformation, (Kabir Helminski), Women Called to the Path of Rumi, Women of Sufism, Women of Wisdom, Women Who Run with the Wolves, The Book Thief, The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas