My latest fascination from 2016 and continuing is "Beautiful Weeds"; observing and appreciating the plants around me without the need to label them "invasive" or "native".

Beautiful Weeds of Canberra Series (detail) 2017. Katazome and Yuzen on Silk Dupion. On Display at "Naturescapes" solo exhibition at ANCA Gallery Oct 25-Nov 12

Beautiful Weeds of Canberra Series (detail) 2017. Katazome and Yuzen on Silk Dupion. On Display at "Naturescapes" solo exhibition at ANCA Gallery Oct 25-Nov 12

Purpletop - My Weeds are Your Weeds Series - katazome and yuzen on silk dupion, 2017

Blackberry - yuzen, natural dyes (onion), chemical dyes, silk habutai,  2016

Tree of Heaven - My Weeds are Your Weeds Series - katazome and yuzen on silk dupion, 2017

Goldenrod - My Weeds are Your Weeds Series - katazome and yuzen on silk dupion, 2017

Beautiful Weeds of Canberra Brooches - Sweet Briar - katazome on silk dupion, 2017

Japanese Honeysuckle - yuzen, natural dyes (eucalyptus), chemical dyes, silk habutai,  2016

Beautiful Weeds of Canberra Brooches - Purpletop - katazome on silk dupion, 2017

Beautiful Weeds of Canberra Brooches - Wild Fennel - katazome and dyes on silk dupion, 2017

Pokeweed - My Weeds are Your Weeds Series - katazome and yuzen on silk dupion, 2017

Full set of My Weeds are Your Weeds are Our Weeds Series katazome and yuzen on silk dupion, 2017