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In a Bind

Since making very simple handmade sketchbooks on Thursday, I have had the urge to try a bit of book binding and make a much sturdier sketchbook. 62 more words


Oscar Wilde's (Prison) Friends

Oscar Wilde was born on 16 October 1854. On the 160th anniversary of his birth, mainstream and social media began to circulate a photograph of the man who is thought to be the ‘little dark-eyed chap’ whom Wilde befriended in Reading goal. 361 more words

Winter and the Cemetery: Pereza and Andrés Calamaro- Amelie

Paris, March 2010, Pére Lachaise Cemetery

It was gray and winter was still very present despite it being March. Nonetheless, it had not rained. We had stumbled across the grave of Delacroix and Edith Piaf and had expressed out utmost disappointment at Jim Morisson’s tomb. 273 more words


Yes: I am a dreamer. For a dreamer is one who can only find his way by moonlight, and his punishment is that he sees the dawn before the rest of the world.

- Oscar Wilde


Third Year, Selfish Giant: Character Studies.

My next step for this project was to draw my characters in more detail and focus on their facial features, which I did using a simple graphite pencil. 224 more words


Ridicule (Oscar Wilde Quote)

“Ridicule is the tribute paid to the genius by the mediocrities.” -Oscar Wilde