Mississhippi's Madness

A place to share my creative pursuits


Welcome to Mississhippi’s Madness, a place where I share my creative pursuits and passions.

I started this blog back in 2006 to share with a few friends the art I began to create when I started to go to art classes in the evenings when my baby was about 2 years old. This night class was my ‘mental health break’ from being a stay-at-home mum. I haven’t looked back since.

I continued my classes and increased the amount of time I spent painting and began to enter art shows, having some success with awards and sales.

In 2011, I completed a Certificate IV in Visual Arts at NSW TAFE. I came first in the course, which made the hard work so worth it. I loved the experience and the knowledge I gained in this very hands-on course and the friends I made along the way.

I’m still drawing and painting but also spending time with my family, and crafting in the times between.

I hope you’ll stay, have a browse and enjoy the work I have created in my personal pursuit of pastels, and the general creative fun I have with knitting, crochet, photography, other crafty things and my family.

Let the madness commence!


If you would like to contact me to comment on my blog, or just to chat, fill in your details below. I’d love to hear from you.


13 thoughts on “About

  1. Thanks for all the great posts! It’s fabulous seeing another fellow artist sharing their work and practice – absolutely inspiring 🙂

  2. Hello–I enjoyed looking at your blogs & artwork. I especially like your oil pastels–beautiful!
    Also, thanks for stopping by my blog the other day!

  3. Hi

    I’ve recently nominated you for The Versitile Blogger Award 🙂 To accept the award you must make a post including the following information

    Nominate 10 fellow bloggers
    Inform said bloggers about their nominations
    Share 7 random things about yourself
    Thank the blogger who nominated you
    Put the Versatile Blogger Award picture in your post (this can be found on my website or at http://versatilebloggeraward.wordpress.com/)

    Thanks for the fabulous posts !

  4. PS I think it might be to nominate 15 other bloggers (not 10)

    Goodluck !

  5. Thanks for following ablanksheetofpaper – hope you enjoy it!

  6. Hi, oh wonderfully talented one, I’ve nominated you for a ‘One Lovely Blog Award!’ Please visit http://kellygrahamartist.com/2012/06/16/480/ for all the details…. 🙂

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