The Scottish Referendum

In the run-up to the vote on September 18th, I remind myself that living in Edinburgh I should read everything in the press and TV with a health warning. That warning is to remind me that it is likely that nothing is merely 'comment from an observer' in this campaign any more, … [Read more...]

Future Makeup


I saw a painting from Japan that had been painted on glass. It was painted on the back of the glass, which meant that the artist painted the foremost features first. Then he/she painted the parts behind. How clever and how difficult. [This isn't the painting: This is a … [Read more...]