I am currently in the process of building a new series of artworks. It is a time of much reflection. The way I make work forces me to listen to the drawings as they unfold in order to know where we go next together. The drawing and I are in conversation with one another. I take a small step forward, slowly let… Read More
Time has flown since I set up my new home and blog here at Michelle Seelig HQ three months ago (to the day), and yet I don’t really feel as though I have settled in yet. So I thought we could get a bit more intimate by inviting you into my life over the past month. The visual parts of my month can… Read More
Home is where the heart is. It’s also where we are more likely to air our grumpy moods, voice our neurotic anxieties and parade around in our underwear. Home should be our safe place to live the behind-the-scenes version of our lives. ‘Home’ is a constant theme in my work. I love the ordinariness, the rawness, and the unadorned truth… Read More
People under 25 almost always dream in colour. But people over 55 report dreaming in black and white about a quarter of the time. That’s sad. But there is good news…. Dream In Colour art print is now available in the shop over here.
It is the start of the winter school holidays here in Melbourne and I am craving quiet, stillness and opportunities to connect with my children and with myself. I want some relief from constant rushing and endless distractions. Crammed mornings getting children organised for school, distracting work commitments that have tight deadlines, rushed conversations, evening commitments….it leaves my headspace a little dishevelled and this is typically when I feel drawn to spending… Read More
When it is dark and my family are all sleeping, I sometimes stay up and let my fantasies come out to play. My life is neatly tucked up in bed and, without disturbing it, I sneak away. The darkness casts a shadow over my daylight masks and I am now free to wonder, unencumbered. I don’t go far. I don’t… Read More