Grow – Meet the Maker with Brooke Taylor

Bohdi Taylor Artist. Previously Bohdi has enjoyed a successful career as a mosaic artist and teacher under her real name Brooke Taylor Brooke’s Mosaics. She also facilitated numerous large scale artworks in her community with funds sought from grants from local council and Arts Vic. Most recently Bohdi picked up a brush and began exploring the medium of acrylics. Lead there by a curious sequence of events, firstly experiencing the loss of her son Bohdi through miscarriage “Two days after losing Bohdi”,  she says “I sat in front of a painting I’d been working on, and hated it. So I started painting, and because I didn’t really care about the outcome, and figured that anything I did would be an improvement Read More

Grow – Meet the Maker with Robyn Saunders

My love for ceramics began when my children were experimenting with clay in Secondary school. I really wanted to feel the joy that comes from taking a piece of clay and creating something that started off as a figment of my imagination. I started my journey by joining Dromana Potters group and taking weekly night classes, being tutored by some exceptional potters. This led to the setting up of my studio at home. I work from my home studio at Baxter, on the Mornington Peninsula. My studio allows me to work on many projects at the one time including hand built slab forms and wheel thrown work. These works will sometimes resemble traditional ceramic form and when my whimsical potter Read More