Quickety-quick

A fleeting visit, just to show a work in progress (wip). Currently making a crochet bag for a colleague. Check out the progression! I'll post a picture when it's completely finito. Also, I've not been blogging so much lately because I've been busy writing a piece for a novel competition! Wish me luck...

Bzz bzz bzz

"I'm your biggest fan I'll follow you until you love me Papa-Paparazzi" The term 'paparazzo' was (apparently) coined by Federico Fellini in his 1960 film La Dolce Vita. He had a character called Paparazzo who was a photographer, and sources vary, but Fellini thought the sound reminded him of an insect. I've also variously heard that it … Continue reading Bzz bzz bzz

The music of colour – that’s what I want

Bridget Riley, 1967 Please excuse me being so pretentious there. But (having had just had a post about my monochromatic love) I'm in agreement with Ms Riley here. I just like bright colours. Or deep colours. Or pastel colours. Just... colours. I needed to buy some plaster the other day (don't ask) so trudged on … Continue reading The music of colour – that’s what I want