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Khovar — an ancient art

I was traveling to Delhi from Birsa Munda airport in Ranchi. As I entered the check-in area at the arrival terminal, I saw a bright replica of an adivasi hut with khovar wall painting. 428 more words

Culture & Society

Scottish Highlands Tour from Aigas House: the West Coast; Priories, Museums, & Castles; Celtic folk music & women's poetry (3)


George Bain, for his Book of Kells, Plate 14, and a mural: Highland games

Friends and readers,

One last briefer blog on my Road Scholar Tour in the Highlands area just around Aigas House. 1,757 more words

20th Century Culture

Scottish Highlands Tour from Aigas House: historical, archaeological, Caledonian Forest; town & country or women's work (2)


Culloden battlefield today

My dear, dear aunt,” she rapturously cried, “what delight! what felicity! You give me fresh life and vigour. Adieu to disappointment and spleen.

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20th Century Culture

Silk Painting and Collage

This is a silk abstract in the background, then a calendar page from a calendar of New Zealand landscapes. The green figure is the Eigg na gigg – a feisty Celtic goddess often represented in a bent knee position with her hands coming from behind her thighs to help expose herself to the sky god. 103 more words

New Series

“The world gives you so much pain and here you are making gold out of it -” Rupi Kaur.

Read more about my new series below. 187 more words

Art

Bel Canto

I made a collage of a woman’s face. She looked a little wary, and weary – the way I feel. The way so many of us feel. 227 more words