For her solo show
Ludmila knew I liked to sew... and for a brief time I worked in the wardrobe department of the Victorian Opera... as a junior seamstress and finisher.
She asked me to make a costume, that could function as a prop for her autobiographical show, about an extraordinary life.
We turned her pencil sketch into a screen for other imagery.
I am always grateful when I am asked to sew something original; daughters of friends asking for a ball gown, or actors wanting a special costume.
It is the joy of pushing fabric through a sewing machine and creating a 3D sculpture to hang on a body....
My other projects
On festival streets A simple yet poignant street theatre act roaming festival streets. An Australian native Cascade Tree Frog engages with…
Rain The Australian landscape is vast and wide, yet the continent experiences very little rain. Every drop is precious. Shrines…