Studiopossum

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Romeo Romeo

A winter Quilting project for my friend’s wee baby.

September 30, 2018 · Leave a comment

Caulfield House

Photographed Caulfield House as part of my role as Creative Director at The English Tapware Company & In Residence. https://www.englishtapware.com.au/inspiration/caulfield-house For image usage rights please contact anna@englishtapware.com.au  

February 3, 2018 · Leave a comment

Sonic Electric

Sonic Electric played at Testing Grounds last night, and captivated us with their public kitchen performance. They wielded cheese graters, wizzed egg beaters and snapped jaffle irons to the unruly … Continue reading

February 3, 2018 · Leave a comment

Bellevue Hill Home

Photographed Bellevue Hill House as part of my role as Creative Director at The English Tapware Company & In Residence. https://www.englishtapware.com.au/inspiration/bellevue-hill-home-kitchen For image usage rights please contact anna@englishtapware.com.au

June 29, 2017 · Leave a comment

Woollahra House II

Photographed St Marks House as part of my role as Creative Director at The English Tapware Company & In Residence. https://www.englishtapware.com.au/inspiration/woollahra-house-ii-bathrooms-laundry For image usage rights please contact anna@englishtapware.com.au

June 29, 2017 · Leave a comment

St Marks House

Photographed St Marks House as part of my role as Creative Director at The English Tapware Company & In Residence. https://www.englishtapware.com.au/inspiration/st-marks-house-master-bathroom https://www.englishtapware.com.au/inspiration/st-marks-house-guest-bathroom For image usage rights please contact anna@englishtapware.com.au

June 29, 2017 · Leave a comment

Wood Street Art House

Photographed Wood Street Art House as part of my role as Creative Director at The English Tapware Company & In Residence. https://www.englishtapware.com.au/inspiration/art-house-kitchen For image usage rights please contact anna@englishtapware.com.au

June 29, 2017 · Leave a comment

Tennyson Street House

Photographed Tennyson Street House as part of my role as Creative Director at The English Tapware Company & In Residence.   https://www.englishtapware.com.au/inspiration/tennyson-street-guest https://www.englishtapware.com.au/inspiration/tennyson-street-ensuite https://www.englishtapware.com.au/inspiration/tennyson-street-kitchen   For image usage rights please … Continue reading

June 29, 2017 · Leave a comment

Kumeu House

Photographed Kumeu House as part of my role as Creative Director at The English Tapware Company & In Residence. Floor to ceiling porcelain tiling shows off the beautiful fittings and … Continue reading

June 29, 2017 · Leave a comment

Pompallier Terrace II

Photographed Pompallier Terrace II as part of my role as Creative Director at The English Tapware Company & In Residence. Glossy floor tiling and polished Nickel fittings give this beautiful … Continue reading

June 29, 2017 · Leave a comment

Hume Street House

Photographed Hume Street House as part of my role as Creative Director at The English Tapware Company. This Armadale kitchen balances daringly dark cabinetry with light stone benchtops, French oak … Continue reading

June 29, 2017 · Leave a comment

Seahorse for Sebby

A custom made crazy sea horse for my nephew, because the older kids were obsessed with the Aquarium around the time he was born!  

May 23, 2017 · Leave a comment

Desert Roo

Made this little guy for my friend’s baby Willa who was born in the big red desert! 

May 6, 2017 · Leave a comment

Shuper Supergraph

What better way to spend a Valentines date than at a geeky illustration and design exhibition at the Carlton Gardens… on a beautiful day too. Annie Davidson… one to watch … Continue reading

February 14, 2015 · Leave a comment

Thank you Frankie!

A big shout out to Brendan McKnight at  Frankie magazine for ‘picking my name out of the hat’ for their subscription prize draw today! Legendary!! Thank you so much to … Continue reading

August 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

Der Himmel über Berlin (Wings of Desire)

Der Himmel über Berlin (Wings of Desire) PART 1: MELBOURNE 13th February 2014 Curated by Sophie Weiser. Photographed by Studiopossum. Venue: Toot Fanute  

February 17, 2014 · Leave a comment

Deco Backpackers

A wonderful project – Studiopossum was commissioned to brand The Station Backpackers, a new hostel in the heart of Auckland City. It is located in a famously historic building which … Continue reading

February 13, 2014 · Leave a comment

Sutherland Kovach Life

The wedding photographer duo Sutherland Kovach are growing up with their clients – they have extended their offering now to include family photography – capturing life after a couple’s wedding! … Continue reading

February 13, 2014 · Leave a comment

Scratching the surface

Studiopossum poster design to showcase another Michelle Dabrowski produced event – an evening about love, for Valentines Day.  ‘Scratching the Surface’ – seven spoken word poets speak out about racism.

February 12, 2014 · Leave a comment

1st birthday!

On 21st November, The English Tapware Company celebrated the 1st birthday of their Sydney showroom with a soiree of champagne, canapés and cake. The evening was all about thanking the … Continue reading

November 22, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Smoke Speaks…

The Smoke Speaks is a multidisciplinary performance collective and residency program which supports artists to workshop, collaborate, support, inspire, create, journey and perform together. This logo I developed looks at … Continue reading

October 13, 2013 · Leave a comment

Cactus Pin Cushion Craft

Studiopossum has been busy on the old sewing machine lately! Designed and hand crafted for a 30th birthday present, this is a one-off craft project which I’m hoping will encourage … Continue reading

August 6, 2013 · Leave a comment

‘Sarah’s choice’ block quilt

Made with love… this ‘Sarah’s choice’ block quilt for my friend’s baby girl!  It’s pretty and girly and bigger than necessary so she can grow with it. The wadding is Organic … Continue reading

July 28, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Psychology of Psychology

No one wants to be caught with a cousellor’s card lying around.  I wanted to make a card for my client that is professional yet portrays the practice as really … Continue reading

July 21, 2013 · Leave a comment

Julia Holden – No Vacancy

Julia Holden, one of New Zealand’s prolific professional story boarders, and Elam School of Fine Art’s painting graduates, has an amazing new work ’38 days’ on at No Vacancy. Julia … Continue reading

July 21, 2013 · Leave a comment

Resurrected from the hard rubbish

This is a project I started in NZ, and finished in Melbourne. When I moved here it was put in storage half finished… I had re-upholstered it, but the arms alluded … Continue reading

June 17, 2013 · Leave a comment

Mushroom houses with little doors

It has finally cooled down enough in Melbourne to bear having a blanket on your knee to stitch patches on! And it only took 15 years to transfer these patches … Continue reading

May 1, 2013 · Leave a comment

Mr Perkins Giraffe Toy

This is the pattern that keeps on giving.  I guess one can make a few ‘raffees out of scrap fabrics, each one with their own personality. This one is rockin … Continue reading

February 15, 2013 · 1 Comment

Crafting quilts

Starting with a baby sized project I recently produced a quilt for my new niece. A labour of love, it was lovely to make something knowing it would be cherished … Continue reading

February 1, 2013 · 2 Comments

Summer = Outdoor

If you’re in Melbourne-town, check out the summer season of outdoor cinema at The Shadow Electric, and debrief over a game or two of ping-pong afterwards… http://2013.shadowelectric.com.au/

January 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

Modern Wedding

I designed this for a gorgeous modern bride – a scrolling wedding invite that is a four times screen length.  Full to the brim with useful information for the guests … Continue reading

January 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

Slamalamadingdong

I have the pleasure of designing the 2013 poetry slam posters for Slamalamadingdong.  It is a true slam-roots style poetry competition which honors founder Marc Smith’s “Slam Papi” Philosophy and … Continue reading

January 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

David Walsh… you weirdo

For those of you who haven’t been yet, I recommend a trip to MONA if only to truly understand David Walsh’s wacko sense of humour. http://www.mona.net.au/

January 18, 2013 · Leave a comment

Dinosaurs

Produced in collaboration with Kirsti Whalen, she put forward the poem, and I did the watercolour illustrations and we are going to collate it into a mini book as a … Continue reading

January 12, 2013 · Leave a comment

Sutherland Kovach – Photographers

Hannah Sutherland and Jasmine Kovach are amazing wedding photographers who I take great pride in working with on  their identity.  Discover their beautiful sweet world… http://www.sutherlandkovach.com/

October 30, 2012 · Leave a comment

An Act Of Now

An Act of Now, by Melbourne dance company Chunky Move, was an astonishing journey into the human condition.  The most amazing conceptual performance I have seen to date. The environment of … Continue reading

October 29, 2012 · Leave a comment

Sutherland Kovach Studio

Sutherland Kovach Studio is two photographers with one vision. A little like the way twins share a kooky silent communication, when they photograph together they click (no pun intended). Their … Continue reading

October 29, 2012 · Leave a comment

Lanky giraffes

I made this giraffe for my baby niece.  Handcrafted using the Mr Perkins pattern by Melly & Me, albeit with a bit of creative license with the addition of a … Continue reading

October 25, 2012 · Leave a comment

Tiny Turtles

Childcare should be an inviting, educational, fun and safe environment. This identity development addresses these ideals, and is also memorable and unique. The fun elements of growing up are reinforced with a … Continue reading

October 25, 2012 · Leave a comment

Slamalamability!

Designed the posters and blog for the Slamalamadingdong Presents Slamalamability! An All Abilities Poetry Slam!

October 23, 2012 · Leave a comment

Pippa Makgill – Artist

Pippa and I collaborated in the show Envirotten at c3.  Her work addresses the idea of shifting materiality and the presence of the ‘formless’  in sculpture.  She often applies the … Continue reading

October 17, 2012 · Leave a comment

Kirsti Whalen – Poet

The inaugural YouTube post from Melbourne-based spoken word poet and Whale enthusiast Kirsti Whalen. This piece is in the totally bizarre-o/awesome maximalist style, pioneered by DarkwingDubs. Video by Jeevika Rajagopal. … Continue reading

October 15, 2012 · Leave a comment

The English Tapware Co.

The English Tapware Company imports and distributes the luxurious Perrin & Rowe, Acquello and Hawthorn Hill brands. It is a pleasure to work with them in developing all aspects of … Continue reading

September 6, 2012 · Leave a comment

About Us

Anna Rees is Creative Director of In Residence & The English Tapware Company. Her practice incorporates the fields of photography, graphic design, sign writing and handicraft.

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