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  • Photostyling 3

    This month’s theme was Summer. Very appropriate – it was baking as I made my way from the little train…

  • Pattern course student signed by Wallpapered.com!

    The good news just keeps pouring in for our fantastic graduates of ‘The Art and Business of Surface Pattern Design…

  • Going back in time

    A couple of days after we arrived in Kyoto, my man and I went on a long cycle across the…

  • *Shared Stories* (66): Teresa Metts and Liane Wakabayashi

    *** Today’s *shared stories* come from Teresa Metts and Liane Wakabayashi *** Teresa Metts Mom To me doing what you…

  • The road to Takao

    The other day we got up really early to go to a famous temple so I could take pictures before…

  • Philosophising

    One of my favourite little paths in Kyoto is the Tetsugaku-no-michi (‘The Philosopher’s Path). When the cherry blossom is out…

  • Play time!

    ‘Hollywood dream’ rollercoaster  – Hollywood nightmare more like! On Friday my man skyved of school (shhh) and we sneaked away…

  • Rainy season

    It’s the rainy season here in Japan. That means it is hot and wet. That means mastering new skills of cycling…

  • Taking time to stand still

    We are here in Kyoto for six months. A long time. A short time. Depends on your perspective. It’s an…

  • Pattern course Module 3 showcase part 5

    Pretty ‘Summer Flutter’ by Susan Driscoll Yet more of the talented work from the graduates of Module 3 of ‘The Art…