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I have been interested in photography since being very young when I was given a box camera.
We had a sea change when our children married and left home and we bought 75 acres of land in the Adelaide hills. Now the initial hard work is over, the country so beautiful and the urge to take photos of the landscape, birds, flora & fauna around us was a goal to buy a digital camera. My husband & I love to travel around Australia and so there are many photos in my collection. Now I have taken up an inner challenge and have started oil painting again.

PLEASE NOTE – All my Photography/Paintings are covered by Australian.Gov. Copyright law and can not be downloaded,copied or used without permission by any other person.,55...

  • Joined: July 2009


'A Sale of a Card.

I sincerely thank the person who purchased ‘The Marion’ Riverboat, still operating at Mannum. Sth. Australia. / I do hope that your were pleased with the finished product, and I am very happy you chose it. / Rita Blom
Posted 20 days – 6 comments


To all my friends on Red Bubble I thank you all for the support & encouragement I have been given for my work, The good friendships & camaraderie! / I am preparing for a very Happy joyful get together with a very big family with some members from interstate. Last Saturday we all enjoyed the Wedding of another of our seven Granddaughters. Very poignant to see her looking so radiant on h…
Posted 2 months – 10 comments

Back to our little home on the Prairie.

We have had a varied and great trip of 11 weeks traveling as far as Tin Can Bay Queensland. Not as far as we have been before but so many places we hadn’t yet seen between S.A. & our destination. / We started exploring when we reached ‘Lithgow’ in the Blue Mountains,Victoria. We would have loved to do the Waterfall trail but it was soooo cold and bleak we changed our mind…
Posted 6 months – 5 comments

A Great Day in Brisbane.

We had a very full day on July 13th when Graham from PhotosbyG met us at the railway station in North Boondall and accompanied us to the City, He was a wonderful guide, he had even secured tickets for us to take a guided tour around the City Hall, The Hall built by the people for the People in late 1800’s. It has been recently renovated and was well worth a visit. We stopped for a morning c…
Posted 8 months – 8 comments