Summer Book Club: Florence Broadhurst
Above, Weego Home sells pillows and wall hangings made from Florence Broadhurst hand-printed Asian-inspired fabric. Shown here, Bamboo in yellow.
Did she or didn't she? Did Florence Broadhurst use her own unique aesthetic, life experience and vision to direct a group of young artists in creating one cohesive wallpaper collection, or was it all serendipity? A phenomenon that sprang out of the dynamic 1960s, with diverse creative people each adding something to the mix?
After reading Florence Broadhurst: Her Secret & Extraordinary Lives.what questions are on your mind?
If you're an Australian reader, are you happy the Broadhurst collection is currently receiving so much attention, regardless of who truly designed it? Do you think the collection really speaks Australia?
Woodson and Rummerfield