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Update and London haul

Hi guys <3

I’m alive! Sorry I haven’t posted for nearly two weeks but I have been on winter break and holiday in London and decided to just chill out and take a break from blogging.. 843 more words


Studio diary: 20/02

Painting offers a way of working through an idea. Especially when working through a monochromatic palette without the distraction of colour. Even mindless painting without a clear agenda or goal insight will often generate something poignant or worthy of further exploration. 644 more words


نبيذ العرب

نحن قوم إذا ضاقت صدورنا تقهوينا
ساركازموس تستمتع لقارئة الفنجان

Ramblings Of A Jordanian Woman

Diamine Blue Inks Test

The UK based Diamine company, have been manufacturing fountain pen inks since 1864 using traditional methods and formulas for their production. I have just tested 78 samples, which I’ll post over the coming days. 390 more words

Copperplate 2/21/2017

I have been plugging away at the Copperplate miniscules the past few weeks and today finally finished them up. Printing off guidelines from the internet ended up being the right choice as cutting out the problems I was having dealing with the end of a page in the notebook has been eliminated. 138 more words


Shodo 2/21/2017

I had some really good news today. My teacher messaged me to tell me I’d been promoted to 1st Dan in kanji.

I think I’ll save my feeings on that for when I get the actual certificate but for now I’ll say that I’m not as impressed as I’d like to feel. 138 more words