Kindness

Originally posted on stitch this:
I mentioned a little while ago that things have not been the most cheerful around here. Well, here a post that is full of happy. As you know, I am away from Stitch Towers visiting my sister. Anyway, in a rare moment of clarity, I booked into a hotel because…

call

So tonight, I went out with friends for dinner. And we went to the (posh) pub. So far so good. Problem was, there was a guy there who was obviously mentally distressed/disturbed. And he decided to come and sit with me and asked me to call the police “for him”.  Everybody thought he was drunk,…

Map 2

have a look at my sister blog’s post on where I’ve got to on these ideas so far….

Map 1

well, I start my Fine Art MA next week…so I went to the previous years’ Final Show today and had the chance to see what type of work is being done by the current graduating class. I came away with spaghetti brain….ideas spilling out of my head. I do like a shove in the right…

Freeze

#shakeitoffuk….my first film….be gentle….have a look at the 1in20parkinsons.org.uk site too…   

Stoked

yes, I am a geek, I cannot deny it. A physics degree should be enough to prove it but I also just want to share my extreme excitement around the wonderful Paper 53 finally finally coming to iPhone!!! I just got an email telling me (yes, reader I signed up ) that the app is…

Kansas

Sometimes I feel like I have lots of different sides, a human dodecahedron if you will. There is my old professional life when I used to advise multinationals and get involved in megadeals. There is my life as a wife and mother,  even though I shudder at the term. Domesticity is not a bad thing…

Tweet

I already mentioned my flirtation with mosaic…here’s a little project I used to get myself accustomed to the technique. I used a cheap blank birdhouse from The Works, cost 99p.          Take birdhouse, apply mosaic glue. Stick fine array of buttons where you wish. Leave to dry, overnight if you can bear it.  Mix…