Creative Corner

Lucy Culliton, painting the theatre of the everyday

From her home studio in the Monaro region of NSW, Lucy Culliton celebrates the theatre of the everyday. From the flowers in the garden and her family of rescue animals to the sweeping high country plains and domestic utensils, she elevates the mundane to magnificent through oils on canvas. By Kirsty McKenzie, photography Ken Brass Lucy […]

Les and Elaine Musgrave: A Relationship Grown in the Garden

With his passion for plants and her talent for painting, Les and Elaine Musgrave have developed a blossoming creative collaboration. By Meryl Hancock, photography Ken Brass Away from city madness in a pocket of the Southern Highlands known as Wildes Meadow, sits a five-acre (two-hectare) patch of idyllic cultivation. Botanical artist Elaine Musgrave and her […]

The Sydney Fair Experience

Unique décor, designers and dresses collide at The Sydney Fair Words by Lauren McKellar There’s magic in the air inside the Kensington Room at the Royal Randwick Racecourse. Mystery abounds in every corner, with trinkets and treasures simply waiting to be discovered. Yes, this is no ordinary day at the races. Instead, it’s The Sydney […]


Clare Creative

Greg and Julianne Pulford have achieved an enviable creative work/life balance in the Clare Valley, the heartland of Australian Riesling

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The Art of Flowers

Whilst lost in the beauty and culture of colourful Central America, Duncan Millar stumbled into the genius of his colourful business.

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Life’s a Canvas

Sometimes, Lin van Hek and Joe Dolce believe six impossible things before breakfast.

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Artist in Residence

Flowers, art and food meet in a joyous celebration of the finer things in life at Burnside in the central Victorian goldfields.


Celebrating Country

From the studio based on her family farm at Walcha, artist Paula Jenkins commits her love to every canvas.

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Make your house a home

Nothing makes you feel more at home than a handmade statement piece. Create your own country inspired home decor with our friends at Cosy Project

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Yummy Yarn and Co

The planets aligned when Robyn Hicks made the move to the bush for a rich creative life with Yummy Yarn and co. It was meant to be.



Jewellery designer Natalie Ness says sometimes she thinks she belongs in another era. Indeed, the pieces she creates capture the essence of bygone days.

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Christmas in Australia is its own special blend of heat, surfside and feasting. Get Crafty! Give an old hula hoop an epic update with these simple steps.

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