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Be gold and mighty forces will come to your aid

Since I started looking for a home, I have had illicit thoughts about a green and gold kitchen. And then I found a place, and started to think about what that might look like. 746 more words

Interior Design

Beowulf and The Illumination/Ornamentation of Texts

While reading Beowulf in class, I was curious as to the condition and presentation of the actual Beowulf manuscript. Would it be as highly ornamented as some editions of The Canterbury Tales, or would it be a plain rendition, focusing more on the text than the illumination of its margins? 782 more words

Beowulf

Japanese hot spring will wrap your face in gold leaf for the ultimate luxury facial

Treatment promises to leave your skin shiny even after the glittering pack is removed. 385 more words

Japan

Elegant Leaf Wrapping Paper

Happy November First, everyone!  Fortunately (unfortunately ;)), this is a relatively short DIY.  If you ever have the opportunity to wrap a gift for someone this month or the next, this is a fabulous DIY to make.  165 more words

Homemade DIY

Speculating on the Nature of Transformation ...

This is a collaborative piece that I did with Delaney and Chin. A tree branch, a trowel and a toy truck carrying logs to the lumber mill are reminders of the gardening and landscaping projects that D&C do.

Calligraphy

Speculating on the Nature of Transformation ...

This is a collaborative piece that I did with Delaney and Chin. A tree branch, a trowel and a toy truck carrying logs to the lumber mill are reminders of the gardening and landscaping projects that D&C do.

Calligraphy

Golden Opportunity

There is a pile of roofing slates in our back garden, they’ve been there for years, legacy of much-needed building work. It’s always seemed to me that they have potential for something arty, but I’ve struggled to find the right application. 200 more words

Drawing