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Inspirational picture of the day

Thanks to my fellow maker Anita for the idea of a thought of the day.  I’m going to break away from words and use pictures though! 24 more words


Suil air ais, ceum air adhart...

Suil air ais, ceum air adhart… which in English means: looking back, moving forward.

Recently I have been listening to a lot of music from one of my favourite Scottish Gaelic singers, Julie Fowlis.   863 more words


Lost at sea; just keep swimming

We had our fourth getting making workshop with Bridget today.  I will need to give some more considered thought to the session and the question of “what next” over the next few days, but I wanted to capture my immediate reactions to the day. 532 more words


The Cambria, London, 15 October 2014

For all the wonderful art there is to create in extraordinary locations, sometimes with multiple models, sometimes with outrageous props, I’m still a purist at heart. 515 more words


Digital media workshops

I have had two useful workshops this week (in between making stuff for Bridget’s workshop on Wednesday), on Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop.  I want to be able to incorporate digital imagery into my work in some way, so thought this software would be worth learning the basics of properly. 142 more words


Collective Espresso

I was about to spend a week away from home living with my friends, so mum offered to shout me a kind of ‘going-away’ lunch (the upside and downside of being close with your mother – saying goodbye, even for a short while becomes an event. 861 more words


A thought experiment

Imagine for a moment, that you are out walking in the hills. It has been raining hard all day and you decide to rest in the entrance of a small cave to escape from the rain. 367 more words