Favorite Art: Tapies, ‘This is a Body’

I thought I would start a new catogory to intersperse with my Altered book work, the Echostains paintings and the general musings.  The criteria for this section is that it has to be art that I LOVE, and where possible, art that I have actually seen in the canvas. It is the invisibility: what weContinue reading “Favorite Art: Tapies, ‘This is a Body’”

Kubla Khan Killer Cocktail: Don’t try this at home

Today I came across a book I hadn’t seen in a while.  Funnily enough I was writing about the author in my post ‘Bohemians at heart? or an Ass in Bohemia?’  The author is Nina Hamnett, Queen of Bohemia: the title is ‘Laughing Torso’.  The book is a first edition 1932 and contains reminiscences of Hamnett’s Bohemian lifeContinue reading “Kubla Khan Killer Cocktail: Don’t try this at home”