Category Archives: Art

Rhythm, Repetition & Reverence

I really enjoyed the third session of the Education for a Happy Childhood course with Joy De Berker. The theme was rhythm, reputation & reverence. Here’s the view of Bath as we walked to the venue. We made felted animals … Continue reading

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Ina May you make my day

Last night I watched ‘Birth Story’ with Ina May Gaskin. Her book Spiritual Midwifery was the start of a wonderful learning journey for us, and I was privileged to hear her speaking at a birth conference the year after our … Continue reading

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Why Cry?

Illustration by June Kesner I just thought I would share some information my Mum sent me today about the benefits of having a good old cry….. Tissue anyone? ********* “New York Times reporter Benedict Carey referred to tears in a … Continue reading

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Art is an insatiable need….

Following on from my last post – I invite you to watch this interview with Lady Gaga which explores the Jeff Koons cover of her new album ArtPop & what the definition of art is, for her. “Today in the … Continue reading

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Art is….

What is art? What defines an artist? How much confidence do you need to own the title & feel rewarded or relevant? Hubby is an artist; a digital artist, illustrator & graphic designer, also trying out ideas using wood, paint, … Continue reading

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Knitting Nuts

Here’s a little needle case I made tonight. I knitted a scarf until I became impatient & decided I would use it for something else. I had better get to bed…. a whole day if playing tomorrow to look forward … Continue reading

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Do What You Love

Ok so I’m no Whitney Houston, but I love love love singing. I sing when I’m cooking, washing up, in the shower (although these performances have been a little short of late due to a pesky leak through the kitchen … Continue reading

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