Story ... in many forms.
No Ordinary Excuse
No Ordinary Excuse is Michelle's debut junior fiction novel.
Twelve year old Gemma Martin wants to be an actress, but school is getting in the way. Gemma has used all of the usual excuses to avoid her homework, but this time she’s facing serious consequences and must rely on her vivid imagination to create the most extraordinary homework excuse ever.
No Ordinary Excuse has been favourably reviewed by The Daily Telegraph, The Gold Coast Bulletin and John Marsden.
Astrogurl is a music video produced in 2014 as
a university screen major project. Astrogurl was
directed and produced by Michelle and was a finalist in
the 2015 Byron All Shorts.
Astrogurl. was inspired by the experimental era of 1980s music video. The aim was to create an 80s style music video that combined satirical miming performance and a love story narrative.
The Economics of Eating App
The Economics of Eating App is a complete shopping and cooking app. Every recipe in the app can be made from a master list of everyday practical and economical ingredients.
You get the master shopping list and over 250 recipes. The app provides a variety of great meal ideas for anyone cooking on a budget.
You can purchase the app over at the new site and be sure to follow us to be kept up to date with great recipes, handy hints and food news.
Art and Identity
Michelle is currently exploring and creating a large body of work that focuses on the concept of self-mythologising
and the construction and exploration of identity.
The Romantic heroine was constructed by creating elaborate costumes and props and then recording the digital imagery. The images have been used for identity-as-performance for a project focused on identity and communication in the digital landscape of Web 2.0. The work is ongoing and involves research, creative writing, and the creation of tangible archives from digital communications..
Digital Art and Design
Ongoing experiments with digital art and design software including Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator. Projects shown above have been created for university design major projects.
Some of the work is still under development for use in larger projects. See more
A promotional package was created in 2015 as a university design major project. The designs and layouts were created in Adobe Photoshop and InDesign. These designs are in current use to promote the app following the release in June 2016.
Find out more about the app here.