Monthly Archives: December 2014

Greetings of the Season and Thank You


Friends, followers and followed …. Thank you for sharing your walks with me in 2014 and for accompanying me on mine. I look forward to our further adventures in 2015. Here’s to the poetry of maps. (Sound of glasses clinking.) … Continue reading

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A Walk along ‘Teabagging Trail’


India Flint mentioned teabags in her book Eco Colour: Botanical Dyes for Beautiful Textiles and it sent me off in pursuit of The Artist Teabag (like The Artist Book). And I came across a new (to me) kind of eco print using the humble and ubiquitious teabag. And that there are many artists working with the teabag. Do a search for the word teabag on Pinterest. You’ll see what I mean – for instance, this teabag artwork by artist Marsha Ryskin. Continue reading

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Photopolymer Etching: a New Walk to Map


A couple of weekends ago I took part in a photopolymer etching workshop at Intra, an art venue hosting a diversity of creative events and classes and in particular, it has a splendid collection of specialist arts equipment and facilities for fine art printmaking. Continue reading

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