get crafty with bonnie hislop’s painting kits
Take your pick from an Iced Vovo dish, pet earrings or cat planter.
How bloody good is the arts and craft community? It can be easy to lapse into a doom and gloom mindset in times like these, but it's thanks to creative folks that we can find a bit of escape and remind ourselves of the sunnier things in life. Ceramicist Bonnie Hislop, maker of super-colourful objects, is one such arty person giving us positive projects to keep dread and boredom at bay. She’s currently offering a bunch of ceramic-painting kits – including an Iced Vovo dish, pet earrings and a cat planter – that come with everything you need for a crafternoon. You can order a kit online – then, once you’ve finished painting, post or drop off your goods to Bonnie’s Brissie studio, where she’ll glaze and fire your final piece before sending it right back.