August 14, 2016

All kids draw and it's wonderful to see how they interpret and view the world around them through their drawings. There's nothing like seeing a child with that creative sparkle and excitement in their eyes as they show you their latest drawing and describe what it's ab...

August 25, 2015

Okay, so I'm officially the worst and most inconsistent 'blogger' on the planet! Actually I can't really even call myself a blogger. I'm really not good at keeping up with all this social media stuff. I've had a very busy year with work and find it difficult to keep up...

December 22, 2014

I don't get to do these types of drawings as often as I'd like, but occasionally the the call is there. This drawing was done for a lovely lady in Melbourne who lost her mother this year. She commissioned this piece to give to her siblings for Christmas in memory of th...

November 20, 2014

Designers can make nearly everything look great and corporate booklets, brochures, annual reports, investment profiles etc really help to project a professional image for businesses and companies. Whilst the designer can make something look good, it's more of a team ef...

October 22, 2014

I LOVE them!! I come from a really great family—no true, I really do. So I love family get togethers and family history. This is also where my love of history in general comes from - I done a number of books now for schools and families and I totally get sucked into th...

September 26, 2014

What I love about my job is the variety of things I get to do. It's not all logos and flyers. Recently Cairns Home Loans changed names and became Astute Financial. With this came a move to a new office that needed some warming up and personality. I worked with Interior...

August 29, 2014

Recently, the Mutchilba State School, in Far North Queensland, celebrated its 75th Anniversary. I was lucky enough to be chosen by the committee to design their history book and provide guidance to their lead person (Lyne) on the project—having been there and done that...

July 31, 2014

Don't get me wrong...I love my job and I'm lucky to be able to do it from home, but sometimes when a tough job is finished, the relief of having it gone is huge! And you need a ten tonne weight tied to your feet to stop you floating away with elation (no I'm not over-s...

April 25, 2014

Anzac Day means a lot of things to many people. For me, I think of my Dad and his family who back in 1944 lost their beloved eldest son and brother, John Bonaventure 'Bon' O'Connell.


For my generation (in my family) we know him as 'Uncle Bon', an Air Force pilot who di...

March 23, 2014

It's now 2 weeks since the hugely successful 'International Women's Day Fun Run' in Brisbane, where over 8,000 women ran/jogged/walked/strolled to help raise money for breast cancer.


My very special client, Produce Princess, teamed up with Lorna Jane to host the finish...

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