At the moment my work is very object orientated. I take photographs of favorite or meaningful objects from my collection, then use the photos to make the scraperboards. Most of the objects were discarded by either my mother, grandmother, or … Continue reading
“Potent Pheromones can act as powerful aphrodisiacs …. for you!” an add for Luvessentials on the web. But, according to the Wikipedia entry there have been very few well-controlled scientific studies published that suggest the possibility of pheromones in humans. … Continue reading
The cluny museum in Paris is famous for its 6 tapestries about a Lady and a Unicorn. The tapistries were found (discovered) by the French dramatist, historian and archaeologist Prosper Merimee (he wrote the book Carmen, on which Bizet’s opera … Continue reading
Back in Good Old Pretoria, and I am asking myself the question: can there be life after Paris? The answer has to be no, but I am going to do my best to keep on communicating to the best of … Continue reading
You have to be just about as old as I am to remember walking down Church Street in December to look at the brightly lit Christmas decorations of Garlicks or Uniewinkels. All those memories and more came flooding back when … Continue reading
I read about a special ceramic exhibit in the decorative arts museum at the Louvre, but what a surprise!! Especially the way that the ceramic pieces were exhibited in between the museum pieces, made this a very special experience.