[caption id="attachment_24559" align="alignleft" width="406"] View of the exhibition at The Embroiderers Guild, Victoria, with multitudes of decorated diamonds hanging from the ceiling in celebration of the Guild’s Diamond Jubilee year.[/caption] The Australian Textile Art Award (ATAA), run for the first time in 2020, is envisaged to...

  Of the widely adopted architectural styles in the vintage era, Art Deco made the most flamboyant use of art to enhance design beyond simple utility. Art Deco features often dominated the ceilings of buildings. Stylised lighting was hung beneath large ceiling rosettes and the joins...

  In Vintage Made issue 15, I spoke of my immature Camembert cheese residing in my wine fridge - it was only one week old and already covered in a very thin white fuzz.   [caption id="attachment_23166" align="aligncenter" width="500"] My immature Camembert - at one week.[/caption]   The final outcome...

Following on from the article and photos in Vintage Made issue 15: Written by Eleanor Keene; photos supplied by Linda Connell     The Art Deco festival is held twice a year, February and July (the July 2020 festival was cancelled due to the Corona Virus). However February is...