Look, I made a Book!

The last three weeks have been exhausting: My plan had been to finish with 346 before I start my writing course, but of course that didn’t happen. Actually I am still not finished, which means I fail the deadline for the Exhibition in Venice where I wanted to enter it. Then there was half-term, and […]

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A model of a model, a print, and Writing

It has finally started, my 16 week long novel writing course with Deborah Bailey at the Nottingham Writer’s Studio. Yesterday was the first session, and I can feel my mind buzzing. I hope I’ll indeed finish that book of which I have bits in my head since summer 2018 when I got a high fever […]

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Working on a Weekend, and 346 still not finished

  I don’t really know where the last four weeks went that passed since my last blogpost. I worked on finishing the scrolls, making the tubes for them, planning/making boxes to hold all together, and in between added more details to the model. On pretty much all fronts I encountered problems that kept me from […]

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Worktable Weekly – Sanding, Printing, Gluing, Sculpting

Being true to my own goals for this year, I thought I’d summarize my last week. Last Wednesday I drove to a DIY centre and bought another pine rod to form my dowels for the 346 scrolls, 2.5cm x 240cm. I also bought two wooden saws and a saw bench. I must say, I almost […]

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2016 – A Look Back and A Look Forward

I must admit, I kind of shyed away from writing this blog post. 2016 was not a good year for me in many ways. But I have to remind myself that not all is bad, it is easy to imagine how things could have been much worse, and I should be grateful for what we’ve […]

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