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Visual Journal 2 – Taking a Line for a (Poetic) Walk


Well, from the start I haven’t been able to keep up a daily visual journal. To be honest, I didn’t believe I would be able to achieve that. Something with a thousand different names, from Life to …  seeks to … Continue reading

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Looking Again: Correspondences and Mapping Death


A couple of days ago I learnt that I’d been accepted into Ning’s Artist Book 3.0 group and I’ve been busy uploading images to albums on my Ning personal page. In the process of looking again at works I’ve not viewed … Continue reading

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Stitching a Ladder to Climb


Ladder Stitch I Recycled Sari Silk 3 February 2016January 2016 was not a good month. In some ways. I’ve been sick. We’re having new carpets fitted (an enormous upheaval ). I’m working surrounded by chaos. Continue reading

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January Blue Note


I don’t do January at all well. The crescendo of Christmas and New Year has past. I am diminished. January is a grey note, repeated. I want to hibernate. Sleep till spring. Curiously, when I do sleep, I have colourful … Continue reading

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Encaustic in Progress


Still inching along my Plaster of Paris encaustic Pavillon Chinois images.  Here’s a section from one of the images I’ve been working on today. I printed the image onto TAP (Transfer Artist Paper) then ironed that onto acid-free tissue paper … Continue reading

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Plaster of Paris Encaustic Accordion Book: Image IV


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Plaster of Paris Encaustic Accordion Book: Image I


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Plaster of Paris and Encaustic Accordion Book: Image VII


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Another Image from my Plaster of Paris and Encaustic Accordion Book


The image collaged into this page has arisen from a digital photograph manipulated using  Photoshop Elements and then further developed using the  Japanese paper-strengthening technique known as Momigami. I love the added texture created using this technique. I’m going to … Continue reading

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Plaster of Paris and Encaustic Accordion Book


A page from my Plaster of Paris and encaustic accordion book.

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