Thursday, October 27, 2011

Lots Of New Music To Celebrate!!

Everyone knows that Robins love music...  We have added some fabulous new albums to our Music Gift Guide over the last month - these albums include wonderful, authentic, original music created and performed by some fantastic Melbourne singer/songwriters. 

Here's a little snapshot of some of our new delights:

"Smoke In The City" by Maddy Hay

"Only Jesus Knows" by David Cosma

"I Thought I'd Be Someone By Now" by Damon Smith

Monday, October 10, 2011

Crafternoon Tea Craft Market, Auckland, NZ

Fancy a spot of Crafternoon tea? Auckland's newest craft market has hit town! Miss the Aotea markets and other crafty stalls that have disappeared from the city? Then check out Auckland's newest, funkiest craft event, in the upbeat suburb of Kingsland.

This isn't your Nana's knitting we're talking about! Craft has evolved over the years, and the Crafternoon Tea craft market aims to showcase the diverse range of talented designers and crafters in Auckland.  You'll find jewellery, homeware, children's clothes, artwork, kitchenware, printed t-shirts and hoodies, cupcakes (yum!), sock monkeys, prints, art mounted blocks, photo prints, tea cup bird feeders, bunting, vintage jewellery, upcycled books, bags, handbags, paper goods, softies and much, much more!

The next Crafternoon-Tea Market will be held on the 15th of October 10-2pm at the Trinity Methodist Church Hall. Corner of Sandringham and New North Roads in Crafty Kingsland, Auckland City. 

For more details, check out their lovely blog.

Thursday, October 6, 2011

Melbourne City Features In Print Week

Well, if we are going to have Print Week, we can't possibly pass up the opportunity to promote our lovely city, Melbourne.  With this unique print of Melbourne City, a map has been used as an inspiration to create something beautiful.  The labor intensive, original, hand cut map art was created by the very talented artist Karen O'Leary

Wednesday, October 5, 2011

Another Fabulous Print

Another wonderful print to celebrate during Print Week.  We love teapots.  And we love anything Japan related.  So, we don't have to tell you how we feel about this gorgeous print.  By the very talented Narelle Badalassi.

Japanese Teapot Print

Tuesday, October 4, 2011

Print Week Continued!

Print week continues at Robin Street Market and today we are celebrating the fantastic work of Caroline Gronholm from Sweden.

Here is one of our favourite prints from Caroline's range, Sunday Morning Walk.  Too cute for words.

Monday, October 3, 2011

Print Week!

It's print week over at Robin Street Market! To celebrate some of our wonderful artists and their fantastic work we are going to be sharing some of our favourite prints here on our blog.  First up is one by our featured artist of the week Michele Maule

Meet "Little Green Typewriter".