Bits and bobs of a weekendset of 4 photos of claire saxby

Photos by Claire Saxby on a weekend of discovery and fun, including a David Hockney Exhibition

The David Hockney Exhibition

Starting with a selfie. So, perhaps we didn’t quite nail this one, but it was still fun.

large david hockney painting

Loved the David Hockney exhibition, small, middle-sized, large and huge.

small projection ehibition of David Hockney

medium projection image by david hockney




And there was more of it, projected on the dark walls of the Great Hall as Amanda Palmer sang to a packed and adoring crowd.

And during a country driveround bales of hay with rooves in the background

And now for something completely different. I loved the way the paddock of bales gave way to a sea of colourbond rooves.


post and rail fence under huge treeGreat fence






Don’t know what this tree is, but I like it.interesting, unknown plant






Closer to Home

Next door, preparations are underway for more building. The ground is like moon dust, light and it fluffed into the air as we stepped through. Not these birds though, their footsteps captured clearly. As were the few raindrops.

bird foot prints on icey ground




These nerines hint at a previous dwelling, although all other traces are gone. I love how nerines push up these showy flowers before the leaves nerines




The growth on this leave was brain shaped, and so far, wasn’t affecting the leaf.brain shaped growth on a eucalypt leaf