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That Quilt Show

Some more images from my delightful wife’s curated quilt show. One set of quilts inspired by a John Cooper Clark poem.. These were the idea of a city lawyer who leant to quilt when recovering from a serious illness. He … Continue reading

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The Community Textile Show – Preparations

It is good to feel useful even while being in awe. As foreshadowed a few days ago the Textiliste is curating a special show hosted by the Dulwich Quilters. The venue is a stunning house in the centre of Dulwich … Continue reading

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That Garden Place: An Update

I haven’t been busy in the garden. Post the wedding we decided to just let it go…. and go. Mostly laziness? Probably. The Textiliste who hates the idea of time wasted is curating a community textile show this coming weekend … Continue reading

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Ai Wei Wei

Let’s be clear: Ai Wei Wei is not Glaswegian for ‘Yes, I do need a pee’. Ai Wei Wei is an iconic Chinese artist and human rights activist who has an exhibition at the Royal Academy in London at the … Continue reading

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The Great Charter

… or Magna Carta as we know it. In a few short weeks – 19th June – it will be 800 years old. There will be singing and dancing in Runnymeade, that’s for sure. It was the first formal document … Continue reading

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