holding hands with FUGU

Hand-knitted muff to cover your hands (FUGU is the Japanese word for BLOWFISH) “Everything came together really. It was winter, time for something to protect your hands from the cold, I was studying Japanese, I heard Alice Cooper’s ‘Poison’ on the radio, and I thought of holding hands with someone poisonous..” technique: hand knitting, sewingContinue reading “holding hands with FUGU”

DABBES

The meaning of ‘dab’ or ‘dabbing’ can be: – to apply with short poking strokes – to cover lightly with a moist substance – to strike or hit lightly, a light touch – to tap gently with the hand The British word ‘a dab hand’ means: A person skilled in a particular activity; an expert.Continue reading “DABBES”

cutting the barbed wire entanglements in no man’s land

burst open high explosive delight and emotion a sweet bomb this shell body is bouncing in the lap of wind and time spreading it’s fumes into happy motion creating stars with the effect of an oversized shotgun shell like a comet finding it’s orbit in space bursting in action giving taste and tender light toContinue reading “cutting the barbed wire entanglements in no man’s land”

Egghead – in medias res

This afternoon it is time for my Egghead again. This former hard hat will be sitting in a café, working on her book. I love that! Finding silence in the midst of city’s huzzle and buzzle.. Egghead – in medias res Former hard hat covered with hand-knitting. Production date: 2012 Material: wool and acrylic