Hello and Welcome!

My name’s Ellie, better known as Petalplum. I’m an artist & crafter, working primarily with natural fibres and an instinctive process. I share my slow & simple lifestyle, as well as my creative journey, and of course a fair share of mama-life!

I live in the rainforest, in Northern NSW, Australia with my 3 sweet crazy inspiring children, and my artistic husband, as well as a heap of native wildlife.

My bespoke online workshop shares my passions for creative making as well as slowing down in your everyday life. Check out The Creative Year here.
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Latest Posts

the value of making mistakes (in an arts practice)

In my workshops – both in person and online – I talk a lot about…

homemade tofu & lime miso dipping sauce {vegan}

This past month I’ve been making fresh homemade tofu using this kit I got from…

things that made me think of my mama : hand made paper

This past month I’ve been making paper. Using leaves from my garden and a hand…

go slow, live simply, be kind,
practice gratitude, think creatively,
live joyfully, be content,
be happy with enough,
laugh often, share stories, sip tea,
be artistic, be creative……..

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