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“Children are a heritage from the Lord, offspring a reward for him. Like arrows in the hands of a warrior are children born in one’s youth.” – Psalm 127:3-4   The first thing I ask when someone requests a commissioned original artwork is his or her story. The more I know about you the better […]

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The Ring

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Sean told me he was going to marry me about six months into our relationship. From the very first date we sort of just fit together. It felt more like I was remembering him than getting to know him. He is one of a kind. The most humble, generous, loving man I have ever met. Most […]

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Bridal Party Stationery

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Long before I even dreamed of becoming an illustrator I used to gift drawings to my loved ones. It is my love language and the most vulnerable and authentic way that I express my love to them. During the beautiful struggle of making ends meet – the joy of pursuing a career in the art […]

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Black Betty

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  There is something so delicately authentic about raw diamond slices. It is refreshingly different to the usual polished perfection and is somewhat less expensive. They are referred to as Polki or Kundan diamonds and are essentially uncut diamonds mined from the earth in a natural way without enhancement or lab creation. I stumbled upon […]

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Country Road x Maria Magdalena

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  Almost a year ago I moved in to Sean’s truly exquisite flat that an interior architect professionally renovated around seven years ago. Unfortunately, being a real boy, that also meant that seven years of clutter had accumulated, cringe worthy posters adorned the walls and there were very dark grey colours in the bedroom. Being […]

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27.03.2017

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I wrote something exceptionally raw earlier this year. It was a beautifully strange experience and I sent it to one friend, my lover and my parents. I could not share it with anyone else. It was filled with too much anxiety, ranting and I was too vulnerable to bleed out for the world to see. But it […]

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the beginning

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This year has offered me something invaluable: alone time. I have always shied away from it in fear of loneliness or that it would mean something negative to not have hundreds of friends and an overly active social life.  Since my early childhood I have had to make do with friends that unknowingly made me […]

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Discovering Betty’s Bay

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“It is not the mountain we conquer, but ourselves.” – Edmund Hillary After multiple weekends of work and countless late nights we decided to treat ourselves to a quiet weekend away to just unwind, connect and recharge for our upcoming projects. I booked my first AirBnB late last year and was very impressed with the […]

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