Archive | September, 2015

New sculptural exhibition explores our ancient connection with earth and nature

Love.Honour.Cherish is a new emotionally-charged, nature-based sculptural exhibition by emerging contemporary sculptural basket maker, Catriona Pollard, which explores the connection and relationship we have with our environment and the beauty it shares with us. Running from 7 – 19 October at The Lane Cove Gallery, the exhibition explores the concept of holding sacred our link […]

This is what happened when I stopped looking for balance and instead discovered my creativity

We talk so much about finding balance between work and home, but I think there is no such thing as balance. I know for me, a few years ago I got to the point where I was starting to get burnt out by the intense pressure of constantly managing the ups and downs of a […]

Lots of media interest for my exhibition

I’ve had lots of support from the media for my upcoming exhibition, which is very exciting! Here is some of the coverage: What’s On Love.Honour.Cherish Exhibition Online http://www.whatsonsydney.com/events/art-galleries/lovehonourcherish-exhibition-29331 Artpeople Love.Honour.Cherish Online http://www.artpeoplegallery.com/love-honour-cherish Sydney Scoop Love.Honour.Cherish Online http://sydneyscoop.com/events/love-honour-cherish-catriona-pollard MiNDFOOD 5 minutes with Catriona Pollard Online http://www.mindfood.com/article/5-minutes-with-catriona-pollard Lip Magazine catriona pollard: sculptural basketry artist to hold first […]

Starting to weave a piece of Bangalow Palm Inflorescence [video]

Here I am starting a random weave with Bangalow Palm inflorescence.   The final piece was Losing Your Dreams – Throw your dreams into the light. Some fall, to be lost forever.  Material: Bangalow Palm Inflorescence, wood. Size: 100 (h), 20 (w), 30 (d) cms.