Monthly Archives: May 2017


Betcherrygahs – Good Parrots

We’ve seen flocks of budgerigars as we passed through the Kimberley area of WA – all greens and yellows but I was short of those colours…

One Dreaming says the Great Spirit put the souls of two children lost in a bush fire into two parrots to ease their mother’s heartache.  That’s why to this day budgies sound like children chattering.





Forget Me Not

Forget-me-nots and Daisies by Helen Lock

Forget me not – I don’t think I’ll be posting much in the way of inked or painted art while were travelling around Australia.  Meanwhile I’ll be continuing to draw designs and execute them with floss / thread – mostly while a passenger.