Celebrating Magical Zines At Auckland Zinefest

It's strange to think that my sister and I made dozens of these zines when we were younger, without realising it. As I walked in the Auckland Art Gallery at the different stands, it felt like being at a market, with all these wonderful zines of stories and beautiful art surrounding everyone. I got a … Continue reading Celebrating Magical Zines At Auckland Zinefest

The Value Of An Arts Degree

The reality is that before you pick a degree you need to really consider if it's something you can imagine doing as a job. That seems quite obvious, but for myself it didn't work out that way. I have previously studied music and in the end it wasn't something I could imagine doing as a job. … Continue reading The Value Of An Arts Degree

A Rant On People Who Make Fun Of Arts Degrees

Creativity starts the moment you are born into the world. As a child, you start to create things with your hands. When I was young, I remember my parents taking my Sister and I to Ballet, Piano and Drawing lessons. That really started off my love for creativity and self expression. Over the years I … Continue reading A Rant On People Who Make Fun Of Arts Degrees

A Few Things That Creative Cookies May Relate To

If you've ever been in certain environments or had to do certain tasks that drain your creativity, you may understand the need to do something that keeps your creative juices flowing. For many creatives they have often heard the following similar words: "The arts will get you no where... how do you make money doing … Continue reading A Few Things That Creative Cookies May Relate To

seven things to love about living in sydney

Amy Hamilton 1.Creativity From the different suburbs in Sydney to central city, there is so much creativity in this city, discovered, shown, hidden and waiting to be found. Art, fashion, film, design.. Art galleries to get lost in, Shows to watch, places to roam, things to see and areas to walk to. peppermintmag.com 2. People … Continue reading seven things to love about living in sydney

six fashion magazines you should be reading

There is something about magazines that take you on a portal to another place. The visuals. The words. Explosion of ideas. The creators work on paper right in front of you. Everything. If you are a creative cookie (and sweet tooth), then magazines like Yen and Frankie will welcome you warmly into your hands. Whereas … Continue reading six fashion magazines you should be reading

White Rabbit Gallery

After walking past the White Rabbit Gallery on numerous occasions, I finally gathered my footsteps towards the entrance. The Gallery opened in 2009 to present some of the most significant collections of Chinese contemporary art made in the 21st Century. The Gallery is owned by Judith Neilson, who was inspired by the culture and art and was … Continue reading White Rabbit Gallery