Archive for the ‘Inspiration’ Category

GFSmith paper event

In Inspiration on April 27, 2012 at 7:17 pm

Had a great time at this with Melanie. Lots of good design to look at including type drawings by Eric Gill.


Edinburgh university

In Inspiration on April 13, 2012 at 8:08 am


What an impressive Uni. It is like Oxford/Cambridge! The person we went to
visit had an office beyond a room labelled “tea point”. This made me laugh – a room dedicated to tea and time to take a tea break!


In Farm 2012, Inspiration on April 11, 2012 at 11:03 am

It is a well known “true” fact in this house that you can never have enough string! Unfortunately this tin that E bought me has just about run out! Hint hint…



Lovely flowers for lovely Ellie!

In Inspiration on March 28, 2012 at 6:20 pm


Now she has to choose which of 4 universities to go to!!

Dog walk

In Inspiration on March 23, 2012 at 2:19 pm

When walking our old dog Bala last week I couldn’t let her off the lead as it was so foggy. She would have got even more confused than she already is.


TEDx Warwick

In Inspiration on March 10, 2012 at 8:35 pm


Listened to a lot of 18 min talks today. The best was 18 min of traditional Indian drumming where some of the audience ended up dancing on the stage.

amazing water droplets in polytunnel grid

In Farm 2012, Inspiration on February 12, 2012 at 9:17 pm

I looked up in my polytunnel and saw this fantastic grid of circles.

frosty dps

In Bookmaking, Farm 2012, Inspiration on February 6, 2012 at 9:39 pm
frosty dps by rejectamenta
frosty dps, a photo by rejectamenta on Flickr.

I am filling a photo journal for Laurence King Publishers. They set it as a challenge on their Facebook page. Myself and Ellie are attempting to do it.

Chado – the way of tea

In Inspiration on January 27, 2012 at 9:57 pm

What a great word!

A great ending to the wabi sabi book (p161).

what long legs we have

In Inspiration on January 27, 2012 at 9:28 pm
what long legs we have by rejectamenta
what long legs we have, a photo by rejectamenta on Flickr.

Amazing type hanging (with extra shadows) by Jaume Plensa at Yorkshire Sculpture Park.