frescoes and old lace

We had a couple of interesting cultural excursions this weekend, both of them in full-on rapid French. The first, on Saturday, was the opening of a new summer exhibition at the Lace Museum in Brioude. Now, I have to admit that we've never visited the Lace Museum, because to be honest it really doesn't sound … Continue reading frescoes and old lace

weekly photo challenge: juxtaposition

I like to explore contrasts and juxtapositions in my jewellery designs - a bright polished surface set against areas of oxidation, combining different metals, the line dividing texture from a smooth finish. I'm also fascinated by the way that urban spaces combine different architectural elements, how and why some work, and some, quite spectacularly, don't. … Continue reading weekly photo challenge: juxtaposition