Wednesday, August 06, 2008
dear sweet bambi westport co mayo
The land of love
acrylic and pen on photo july 2008
inspired jewellary hot off the um.. um. !
the most amazing necklace that I have made in a long time
I had such a lovely week and everything just seemed to flow......
made some kick ass jewellary and met Bambi and she is real ,I KNEW IT !! I received a chagallian bouquet of flowers from a dear friend and it is so going to feature in something , well it has already AND... had the loveliest visit from two of my patrons who just "got" the jewellary straight away. Mairin and Holly , I just adore you both xx
ink and gold pen on old shop display board 2008
The above is a quote fom the American writer James Baldwin 1924-1987 I like it a lot ....... the struggles between life and art, one negating the other, both dependant on the other ,the dog trying to catch its tail.
ho hum, all I know is that to make any sense of my life , this life.... I have to make it,remake it and keep doing it in many forms until I feel a connection to something or someone and then, momentarily I feel human and real.
I guess its a sense of recognition that there is a thin veil between this life and another life . In the words of the Greek poet Sappho .....
Whatever one loves , is