On April 22nd it was Earthday, a day focused on what we can do to promote a better natural earth. It’s a wonderful, positive idea, but such a shame that we need a special day for many to do anything significant to help look after the Earth. Rather than just taking part in the one off day, let’s try to […]
Painted for a friend – Alphonse. From the anime series Fullmetal Alchemist – an absolutely beautifully brutal series. I highly recommend giving it a go even if it takes a while to get into – the storyline blew me away!
I recently had the honour of interviewing Christina Amato, an alternative and fetish model, performer and artist. I had first recognised her on numerous fashion sites, so when she started touring with Emilie Autumn – an eclectic musician and performer – my interest in Christina (using her stage name Ulorin Vex) her grew further. Once I […]
Have you ever had a memory from a long lost dream? Something from your childhood that’s triggered from a passing moment or a page of a book? As a child and right into my late teens I was fascinated with fairytales – not the Disney versions but the Brothers Grimm and Hans Christian Anderson; the more macabre […]
I came across this post that a performer and model called Veronica Varlow had written – it was based on an event that she had experienced very early on in her modelling career, and focused on the forceful, predatory behaviour of a professional photographer that she had been booked in to see. Her focus was […]
It may have taken some time but I’ve finished off a new necklace that I’m very happy with. Bronze droplets and rings threaded onto black leather thong with black beads and polished hematite detail. On a more bohemian/antique level I think it turned out quite nicely Now available on my Etsy shop.
I came across an interesting topic broadcast on the radio the other day in regards to an article Rykesha Hudson wrote for The Voice, a very popular black culture magazine. Each day they produce an online poll for readers, and a few weeks ago they asked if readers thought that ‘nameless job applications and CV’s […]
Now sold on Etsy, I’m rather fond of this piece even though it’s now gone. Whilst I aim to make each piece unique, let me know if you ever fancy one similar and I’ll see what I can do.
As soon as I discovered Kris Kuksi I knew I would write about him. The more I read about his background the more I realised here was a truly intriguing spirit; A childhood of vast, isolated time spent building and creating upon imagination by himself, guided down this route by growing up in a secluded […]