Category Archive for: Bowerbird

Shannon O’Neill, SA

Shannon O’Neill creates bright, colourful abstracts, sometimes featuring female characters or animals as well as one-of-a-kind statement jewellery by cutting up and sealing original artworks in resin. Find out more about her here.   For those who don’t know, how would you describe your work? Bright, colourful abstracts, that sometimes feature female characters or animals. I also create one-of-a-kind statement jewellery from…

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Upswitch, VIC

Meet the Maker  –  Michael Hanley, Upswitch  Michael Hanley creates unique handmade lamps, using upcycled materials. From science equipment, cameras, salvaged copper/brass, timber and anything in between, Upswitch reinvents old treasures into functional art pieces that inspire and illuminate. How would you describe your work? Upswitch creates handmade one-of-a-kind lamps and homewares using upcycled materials. This…

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Kookery, WA

Meet the Maker – Amy Palmer-Millen,  Kookery  Perth-based Kookery creates bold modern vintage imagery, combined with kitchen truths to make kitchenware with a quirky twist. Practical, beautiful and fun, the range includes tea towels, aprons, bread bags and shopping totes. Kitchenware with an eco heart.  For those who don’t know, how would you describe your work? We create…

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Claire Ishino, SA

Claire Ishino Claire has spent eight years in Japan teaching English and selling jewellery and has studied English, History, Jewellery Design, Gemmology and Graphic Design. Now back in Adelaide, Claire creates colourful gouache paintings inspired by botanical forms that feature graphic florals. From these original artworks Claire creates limited edition prints and a range of greeting…

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Lambie Design Co, QLD

Annabelle Lambie – Lambie Design Co. For those who don’t know, how would you describe your work? Being graphic design, most people have a preconception that its going to be geometric jagged but my work is quite the opposite. Is delicate and intricate. Being based on the beauty of nature, I try to make my work…

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Andrew Gregg, SA

MEET THE MAKER… Adelaide based industrial designer Andrew Gregg has a fondness for creating furniture and lighting, and working in partnership with other Australian makers, manufacturers and artisans to realise new, exciting and innovative outcomes. Tell us about your background. How did you get started in industrial, furniture and lighting design? Before settling on design,…

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Jen Weeks + Donna Tripodi, SA

Jen Weeks and Donna Tripodi met over their well-worn paintbrushes at art school and instantly connected through a love of design and fabrics, and the frustration of not being able to find the right clothes! The pair founded Frock Me Out in 2013, and are still going strong in their home town of Adelaide. Tell us…

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Mat Pember, VIC

Mat Pember is the founder of Melbourne’s Little Veggie Patch Co (LVPC), a job that sees him establishing edible gardens across Australia, through a gamut of innovative products and ideas.   LVPC began in 2008, as a service based company, installing raised garden beds and larger edible gardens in people’s homes. What was your background…

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Nzuri Organics, SA

Adelaide’s Nadine Shuma is the founder of Nzuri Organics, boutique hand-crafted body care products made with certified organic raw materials. Your heritage is Tanzanian-Australian, what did your Tanzanian background teach you about the importance of good skincare? From an early age my mother stressed the importance of moisturising daily for healthy looking skin. As I…

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The Little Mountain Lightbox Co, NSW

Reclaimed timber and beautiful vintage drawers are the building blocks for The Little Mountain Lightbox Co’s gorgeous handcrafted lightboxes. We talk to photographer Mandy Lamont about days spent shooting near her home in the stunning Snowy Mountains NSW, and what she loves about working with photo images. How long have you been playing with cameras…

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