monthly brew of things #1

monthly(ish) blog post on what i’m obsessed with, binge-listening to, over consuming; articles & artists i’ve spied, ideas i’m brewing, emotions i’m feeling. all the things. i hope it connects you to something cool. mwa. OBSESSED WITH @imakestagram aka artist, designer & photographer from brisbane, aus – rachel burke. i stumbled first across @apomogy which […]

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molly wellington on making art, designing a brand & starting an etsy store

This is MOLLY. This 23 y/o gal is the face behind Pickled Cactus Design, a brand inspired by the natural world, creating quirky jewellery, tote bags and illustrations & paintings. She designs, makes and packages all of her creations in Perth, WA. Q&A: What did you want to be when you were a kid? I think […]

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where not to source okayness

i seem like i’m really into uncertainty from the outside. i’m the gal that never got her licence, that dropped out of uni, that’s always moving houses and cities, jobs and most recently countries. i don’t stick. don’t be fooled pals. it’s not itchy feet. it’s survival. this is just one of my many methods […]

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jacob nunn on creating mindfulness blog zen wandering

this is JAKE. he’s 22 and located in west aus. he’s the mind behind zen wandering blog. one of the calmest, kindest, realest, insightful people i’ve met. and so i decided to pick his brains. he also used to be my roomie! Q&A: What did you want to be when you were a kid? Honestly, […]

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courtney osborne on writting & social media coaching

This is COURTNEY. A home-schooled, writer and entreprenuer. She’s the creator of CLO (facebook page), cofounder of The Hustle Hamilton and a Social Media Coach. She’s also in the process of writing a book on the background works of the wedding industry. Q&A:  Did you know what you wanted to do when you finished schooling?  […]

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Sonja Tennberg on starting a nutrition & lifestyle blog

This is SONJA. A swedish aussie located in west Aus and the founder of sonjaslife.com, a collection of health recipes & lifestyle blogs. Oh and the owner of Meeko! Where did the idea of starting a blog come from? I have always loved living a healthy lifestyle. Once I realized that this lifestyle was a […]

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surround yourself with young creatives at least once a week

One of the most primitive human needs is the need to belong. Dan and I just moved to New Zealand and as cool as an adventure as it has been, it’s been pretty dang lonely for me. The best thing we’ve done around social connections is going along to a weekly meet up of young creatives & […]

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second job blues

It’s so gaddamn liberating to drop out of university & quit your job & move country to pursue an idea or a project. All the hours are yours to focus on your craft. It’s the best dang thing. But artists & writers & creatives too, gotta eat. And so Dan & I have to get […]

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4 things I’ve learnt about creativity outside of art class

4 things I’ve learnt about creativity outside of art class: YOUR IDEAS AREN’T SUPPOSED TO BE ORIGINAL Find artists who inspire you. And study their work. And steal the bits you LOVE. There is a huge misconception in the creative world of your work being 100% original. NOTHING IS ORIGINAL. This is not a bad thing. […]

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