There is something doll-like about the characters Monika Szczerbinska depicts, but beyond their doe-eyed playfulness is real feeling. These are characters of sensitivity and kindliness, often surrounded by treasures from the natural world. We caught up with the self-titled “mushroom person” to learn more about her life and art practice.
Ceramicist and interior designer, Cass Siow, lives and breathes creativity. We chat to Cass about inspiration, ambition and redefining success.
Artist Annalisa Ferraris, who sits surrounded by splatters, spills and drips of paint, tells us what makes her feel alive, where she finds inspiration, and how she manages to paint masterpieces despite her busy social life.
We speak to Sharnee Thorpe, the founder of Wandering Folk, a sustainable homewares brand. Her pretty picnic rugs were first imagined on a rainy camping trip when she had nothing to keep her toosh off damp ground.