Between the Branches Leaves and Flowers I – IV Wallum Brooches


Collaboration with Shannon Garson (Shannon hand-painted the etch resist) 2010 Recycled sterling silver, 22k gold, stainless steel

A Fork in the Path

2010 Recycled sterling silver (etched), beach pebbles, waxed nylon. This work refers to an indigenous type of mapping, a “navigation by the flowers” whereby the plants of the fragile, prickly and elusive Wallum and their seasonal changes may help to reveal a seldom used pathway described in stories handed down over 1000s…

Leptospermum Necklace

Collaboration with Shannon Garson who hand etched the Leptospermum flowers. 2010 Recycled sterling silver, nylon.

Full Coral Moon

2010-2012 (Brooches set of 4 out of total 13 editions) Sterling silver,22k gold, Stainless steel 22 x 44 x 10mm Full Coral Moon brooches were inspired by nothing less than gazing in wonder at the full moon as if lying on the sandy ground under the scratchy heath of Wallum plants such…

Leptospermum Impressions Necklace

2010 Recycled sterling silver, beach pebbles, nylon

Slingshot Necklace

2011 Recycled sterling silver (cuttlefish cast, beach pebble)

Storm Windows Brooches I-IV

2010 Recycled Sterling silver (etched and oxidised), 22k gold, stainless steel. Storm Windows were produced during the peak of a rainy deluge as extensive weather systems swept our coastlines dumping record rainfalls.  We felt diminished, cowering  indoors, peering out the windows in awe.  I considered the violent and eroding effects of these…

Sticks and Stones Necklace

2013 Sterling silver, beach pebbles, nylon

Touchy Brooch

2011 Fused glass, sterling silver, stainless steel. Midyimberry impression.