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Further Gold Leafing - Oils

Following my last entry I decided to try out oils with gold leaf. I wanted something small which wouldn’t be time intensive, so I chose a lovely little cardinal for my ACEO. 66 more words

Art

Golden years, gold

Yesterday lunchtime while popping to Fleet Street for some “Friday bits” I passed by the Law Society of England and Wales’ Chancery Lane headquarters and noticed some brand new looking shiny lions on top of the black railings there. 80 more words

I•Z•K•A•I

Baby Kai has been thriving in his development but he’s not a fan of grabbing things for too long nor is he interested in extending his arms (which makes it a battle during changing time). 332 more words

DIY

This Golden Shaved Ice just might bring you luck (and fortune) this summer!

Golden shaved ice that uses real gold leaf — how’s that for a lucky dessert?  610 more words

Japan

They Were Gay (continued)

As my final project for Chris McDonald’s Foundational class, which ended last April, I decided to do another take on Gertrude Stein’s famous quote from Miss Furr and Miss Skeene (1922). 50 more words

Calligraphy

St. Mary of Egypt

St. Mary of Egypt is my favorite female saint that is celebrated in the Orthodox Christian Church. She is one who truly turned her life from despicable to saintly. 132 more words

Iconography

Gold Leaf Experiments

I’ve had a whole lot of gold leaf just lying around going unused for months now. I didn’t know what I wanted to do with it at first but I’ve been giving it a go and seeing what I can come up with. 120 more words

Art