Monthly Archives: June 2012

The Journey….

I love Mary Oliver’s poetry …… The Journey by Mary Oliver One day you finally knew what you had to do, and began, though the voices around you kept shouting their bad advice– though the whole house began to tremble … Continue reading

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A powerful semetic mother goddess originating from Sumeria. Her name means Queen of heaven and she was depicted as the world tree . An Asherah pole was a sacred tree or pole that stood near Canaanite religious locations to honor … Continue reading

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Today I printed ‘Red Moon’ to honour Miranda Gray’s book of the same name. it has been out there for 18 years ! and is still well sold. It is a collagraph on wood and I felt really energised doing … Continue reading

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The Red Tent

     I have been working with a group of women called ‘The Wood Sisters’ to create from scratch an Alachigh. A derivation or a pre-cursor  to the yurt, the roof ribs are longer  than a yurts and come right down … Continue reading

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World Tree

So much to absorb from my recent collagraph workshop …my brain is overloaded! This is one of my prints from the weekend …I need to work on it further…… and print it on handmade paper …….  “World Tree”

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Collagraph workshop

Peter Wray is a great teacher and a master at printing….a real privilege to spend a few days at the collagraph workshop in his studio in Penzance.

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‘You cannot de…

‘You cannot depend on anybody. There is no guide, teacher, no authority. There is only you – your relationship with others and with the world – there is nothing else.’  Krishnamurti

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A tree…

“Sometimes a tree can tell you more than can be read in a book.”  C.G.Jung

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Inner freedom…..

‘Inner freedom is not guided by our efforts; it comes from seeing what is true.’ BUDDHA

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I am off to Penzance to Peter Wray’s  ‘HandPrint’ studio to learn about Collagraphs. He is the master and I am hoping for Inspiration and no rain!

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