Frequently asked questions
how do I care for my polymer clay item?
- as with all handmade art pieces care should be taken
avoid dropping or bending your piece
if your item requires cleaning, wipe gently with a soft damp cloth
do not store your jewellery items on top of each other
what are your jewellery components made of?
All ear wires, stud posts and other jewellery components are hypoallergenic and made from either sterling silver, stainless steel or surgical steel and are all nickel and lead free
where can I see more of your work?
You can find Blue Mallee at:
The Local, 6/36 Parap Place in Parap
Tuesday - Friday 9.30am - 5pm
Saturday - 8am - 2pm
'The Local' is an artist-run gallery/shop showcasing the work of a broad selection of talented Top End artists and makers. From stunning handcrafted jewellery to paintings and prints, from artisanal jams to re-imagined lamps and beautifully illustrated children’s books, there is something for everyone
You can also see Blue Mallee each year at four of the major craft markets:
The Green Ant Craft Fair
Which is the largest craft fair in the Top End and located at the Darwin Showgrounds, where it runs over a two day period in late November
Tactile Arts hold three craft fairs each year:
Mothers' Day Saltwater Craft Fair in May
Dragonfly Craft Fair in July
Christmas Craft Fair in November
The Tactile Arts craft fairs are well renowned for showcasing the work of some of Darwin’s finest local artists and craftspeople, offering an incredible array of high-quality handcrafted items
do you take 'custom orders'?
Unfortunately, I'm not accepting 'custom orders' for the foreseeable future
what are your payment methods?
Paypal, Visa and Mastercard
what if I see an imperfection?
Please bear in mind all my pieces have been handmade and may have some irregularities and imperfections consistent with a handmade item. Every piece has had the Blue Mallee touch, is unique and special and one of a kind.
Due to variations in some computer screens and monitors, there may be slight variations in colour. Every attempt has been made to represent the product and colours as accurately as possible.