Viv – an adieu

We received word a little time ago that Viv – one of ‘we women’ who had happily joined up with such a modest plan to pass a sketchbook from one to the other around the world – had passed away. It has taken time for me to feel ready to post this small remembrance, so for her…

The secret picture

Just before I posted off the Sketchbook I found a little hidden treasure. Anne made up the book from some beautiful paper and this sketch was possibly from one of the borrowed sheets. (Or maybe I hadn’t paid attention to my fellow Sister’s contribution.) It’s a very beautiful scene of Kakadu and I was so…

How to ride to the National Gallery of Victoria

Dear Sisters With apologies for holding onto the sketchbook for too long but it is now in the hands of Australia Post and heading in Sandi’s direction for its next contribution. Herewith my offering – which I hope is not too naïve and whimsical – but I am sure none of you mind such things. I took…