19.8.19 a beautifully balanced number

the welcome:
to the raging wild
unpredictable weather
in and out, perfect
as it is


on the Collage College workshop with the
wonderful Jeremy Dixon
questions:
what do we want from the day*
and the name to call themself today**
make a postcard who/how things will be:
out of my head *
and Lills** it is then

COLLAGE EXPLORATIONS

altered p.cards and book cover:
will insert the book into Tesco’s book department. . .

“KRISHNAMURTI in fact INSERTED INTO LOCAL LIBRARY”
slipped the altered book into the ‘K’s, where the Penguin spine
gives no hint of the altered cover. . . .

what’s that on my shoulder

nb collage intention attained: to get out of my head and into my senses
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notes from the kitchen sink studio…..

the delight of making books

* integrating rubber stamps, pochoir (stencil) and drawing *
learning pochoir, with lovely Angie Butler on her delightful slow printing workshop
was a total pleasure:
sublime to slow down, print, relax and eat cake…with other creative types

Faces, Places is a highly recommendable documentary film:
artists JR and Agnes Varda (sadly recently passed) on a road trip with purpose –
a brilliant
1hr 29mns & available now on Netflix – whoa…

my commitment to make something by hand every day (started 1st January) 
continues, and took on a new aspect whilst away on retreat in Sweden

here are some of the disparate offerings made . . . .


a tiny booklet of gratitude for my room mate, with a Rumi quote,
and Wangdor Rinpoche in Sweden

a digi collage made (in Brushes app) by hand on my phone
and if you’d like to get a feel for the Balanced View Center, in Sweden,
here’s a link to a 2 minute video

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a book recommended by printer, musician, marvel Mog Fry
THE WANDERER
for wanderers, dreamers and fringe dwellers everywhere
fun and stimulating explorations are afoot…


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to see some photos
here’s my Instagram link
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thank you for 
visiting and your openness
to seeing things

 

 

 

 

 

 

2 Comments

  1. Lilla D. said:

    So kind of you dear Mog,
    and good to know the comments box is operational again, thanks to wonderful you.
    With love, Lilla x

    August 29, 2019
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  2. Mog said:

    Aah dear Lilla, what beautiful hand made books and collage explorations. I love your offerings too and your books inserted into the shelves of the library and Tesco!

    I watched the film with JR and Agnes Varda and loved it! What a gorgeous pair. Thanks so much for recommending it to me.

    Hugs from Mog x o x

    August 29, 2019
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