a stickybeak

Posted: October 10, 2015 by Mo Crow in It's Crow Time
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MoBarangarooRichardWhitfieldme having a stickybeak
(photo courtesy of Richard Whitfield)
save-the-rocks-Richard-Whitfield15The Rocks is changing
(photo courtesy of Richard Whitfield)
Barangaroo-1the new Barangaroo Reserve
Barangaroo-2Barangaroo-sandstone-Richard-Whitfieldhave never seen green in sandstone before!
here’s a link to Paul Keating talking about transforming the new headland
there is so much happening this month
The Drowned World by Tracey Clement is magic
Tracey Clement ‘Post-Premonitionism 2’ (detail), 2015 Tracey Clement
salt, rusty steel, cotton, dimensions variable, 36 units, height 80-190cm
Artisans in the Gardens is on at the Royal Botanic Gardens
Many Being One by Amanda Hale and Karen Farrell“Many Being One” by Amanda Hale and Karen Farrell
Coral 1 by Karen Farrell and Josh Pletikosic“Coral 1” by Karen Farrell and Josh Pletikosic
what a great way to grow mushrooms!
cactusRBG-Mo15-a fabulous cactus in front of the renovated Rathbone Lodge
cactus-RBG-Mo15it’s spring!

  1. margaret johnson says:

    Oh the sandstone!! GREAT initiative from Paul Keating, looks beautiful hey. Love the cactus too. ox

  2. margaret johnson says:

    We were big fans of Paul Keating too! Loved Gough Whitlam as well. Afraid I’m no fan of Bill Shorten though. Marg ox

  3. Liz says:

    Ha! Stickybeak is a new one on me. Love it.

    The sandstone blocks are a wonder … thank goodness for stubborn visionaries!

    And as always, I love the art you bring to us!

  4. Spring there! Ha! Fall here! What’s that song…two different worlds, we live in two different worlds. But here on the web we are one world for a while. Such BLUE skies, and oh the steps and those magnificent stones….I too love the mushroom baskets….but don’t mushrooms require dark and damp? Nice to see you out and about, but what the heck is a stickybeak?

    • Mo Crow says:

      the mushroom vessels are moveable so they could hang in the dark corner of a porch or under a tree canopy
      here’s the Oxford dictionary definition of stickybeak – 1.1 [in singular] An inquisitive or prying look or investigation: guests were invited to have a good old stickybeak around

  5. dinahmow says:

    I meant to comment when you posted this…I guess other things overtook me! Yes, Paul Keating is much missed.And you know how I love this sort of “open” art.Sculpture by the sea, whichever sea, is always worth seeing.
    Great post, mo. Thanx

  6. margaret johnson says:

    Re: the Greens, I reckon Bob Brown was the best politician ever. Have been voting Greens for years now.

  7. Carol says:

    A fabulous post, Mo, so much to see and link to. It will take me ages to look at everything. Love it all. Thank you.

  8. Valerianna says:

    Hi MO! Its been forever… sorry to say. Love the stones, mushrooms, everything… Such inspiration here. I just scrolled back through many posts, too many to read properly, but I dipped into text here and there, but mostly savored all the gifts from your hands. Love the crow amulets. Hope things are inspiring for you these days, looks it!

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