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Working on books

Three books linked to recent work on memory, Northern Ireland and the writing of Gaston Bachelard and there is a link..

The first is ‘A Mile Apart’ based onto series of images currently on show in the Vallum Gallery in Carlisle – opening 13th July 2017. 70 more words


A Contemporary Grand Tour

A Contemporary Grand Tour, Book IX – The Camino de Santiago: An artist’s book by Mike Clements

Introduced by Mike Clements

Artists’ books are a new but fast growing artform.  407 more words

The Story Of Books

remembering the forgot; full justification

There’s always the part where one becomes disheartened, or the project disheartens.

It having started with a focus and a deadline and a plan a project an idea yes an idea that was too complicated, and maybe had too many moving parts to meet said deadline, but there was no way I had been able to successfully talk myself out of it and forward ho with reckless enthusiasm I was going. 271 more words

Writer's Life

codex 3 confessions 2 vignettes

The wherewithal wear with all and ware with all of it is no small matter but like any good junket by which in fact I mean outing feast banquet trip excursion expedition jaunt or simply good lay bad movie boring job best day ever worst day ever bad hair day going along to get along or bucking with full intent the camaraderie or any system it still boils down to the doing of it. 721 more words


Artists' Sketch Books

Cramlington Community Art Project have been making hand made artists’ sketch books with a beautiful range of paper, including Zerkal, Somerset and Fabriano!

Its all in preparation for when artists… 77 more words