Monday, 23 May 2011

Mushroom Time

While away on holiday I photographed many different artist inspiration including some bracket mushrooms see my blog post HERE.
I just loved this time lapsed video of them growing.

Thursday, 12 May 2011

Living History

Every Culture has it's costume and traditions. This video shows a small snippet of the beauty of Japans Kimono.
Also see more of how the kimono is worn on my blog quilters cottage norfolk

Hectic Life Needs TLC

When life is going a little too fast and you know you need to, "stop and smell the roses", I hope this short video helps.

Friday, 6 May 2011


I have been having a try at origami 3D shapes that move and tried to make a Firework
see my blog www.quilterscottagenorfolk and the results!! I would like to tackle something like this in the future after a little more practice.

Wednesday, 4 May 2011

Chinese Inspiration

I found this video while researching "The Legend of The Blue Willow Pattern.

This well known pattern is found on china ware. It is very well made and a is really animation inspiring when you break down how the set was made and how it has been produced.
I have been making printed cards with different techniques using Chinese Inspiration
and have posted these on

Sunday, 1 May 2011

Leonardo Da Vinci

Leonardo da Vinci died on the 3rd of May in 1519. His inspiration for development in technology surely aided our modern inventors?

It's May Day

Its the 1st of May today and I went looking for research and liked the sound of this.