Illustrator / author / artist

The art of the chart.

(Facebook banner for the Australian Society of Authors) Out over the saw toothed ocean upon which the ships balance perilously, the world tips toward the...

Picture Books : The brilliant little ships of the imagination.

Rosetta Books sits in the beautiful hinterland town of Maleny. It is one of those bookshops with an enveloping mood of quiet happiness. I can’t read in public...

Sock Chook – Around the world with a three year old.

Past memories swim in my head and one in particular has become a focus; a trip 15 years ago when we traveled from Australia across America...

Boomerang Books with Romi Sharp

Caroline Magerl – A Journey of the Heart An interview at Boomerang Books Blog By Romi Sharp I am so honoured to have had the opportunity to...

Eight Cousins Book Store – Cape Cod

My last post left off in Ohio, where I said a sad farewell to the folks at the Mazza Museum. As we drove along the flat...

Box of Birds

My show was called Box of birds I love the saying ‘that no man knows what supports him’. Most people have a story they will tell you...

There are places you cannot go, except by bear.

Here is the story of my journey into Terra Incognita.   I found myself at my desk with a handful of old childhood photos. It is was an effort...

Lantern Garden

When we lived in Eumundi, I spent a great deal of time drawing the local scenery.                                         The reason this picture is poignant is that it...

Sea bath at Coogee

The accidental seafaring of Willi Wolf. Paintings of Willi Wolf and Coogee provide a good example of how a story embedded in a subject drives...

The singing teacher’s cat

  Revisiting my diaries from my time in Canberra. I came across drawings of the cat that belonged to my daughter's singing teacher. I had a good...