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September 8, 2014

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Explorations and Pathways

September 8, 2014

the most beautiful thin silky paper bark peelings from these simple sweet trees, peeled, pressed, stitched and loved.  

Walk 6

Determining which of the most delicate or rich gold surface to use ~ I love the small insect like wounds that punctuate the bark, like some small fossil.


stitch 3

on the other hand the reverse shows a stunning gold smoothness, silky soft and just so scrumptious, how wonderful nature can be in its hidden gems!

stitch 4

Stitch and more, decision made to allow the delicate surface to shine.

stitch 1 stitch 2

Last evening on the beach the ball of red glowing with a colour swamp sky – what an uplifting environment to walk, wave tumbled sand reflecting rosy blues in the salty leavings – sea on its way out having washed the land clean. Sky deepening to deepest ultramarine and moon rising with the biggest smile!  

sunset 1Sunset 2


begin at the start – home, across the divide over our garden across the valley are clouds of shell pink inviting me to wake up and run to the sea!

Walk 5

last night the departing sun showed me her veil of gold!

Sunset 4



October 21, 2009


I’m new to this, as yet I don’t know if it’s going to help, take away time or what!

I have just signed up as an Artist in Residence at Worcester University, huge excitement, I will use this blog to keep a diary of how things go.  First visit will be next week.  In the meantime I will spend a bit of time to get my head round this blog system and see what it can do!

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October 21, 2009

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