Poem: Knock

Knock I knock on your bedroom door Tell you “I’m going to light fresh incense” You do not answer I knock on your bedroom door Tell you “Good morning” You do not answer I knock on your bedroom door Tell…

I painted another ukulele

This is the second ukulele I have decorated. For the first one I used Sharpie pens which weren’t great as they were reluctant to leave enough ink. This time I used Posca pens which are brilliant — strong, opaque colours.…

What we expected and did not receive

Image: Village, inkjet printed 160gsm paper. Each house 5x5x5cm Using the same paper house design I first created in 2005, I have made the houses for this village. As I have done before, the work is made to be photographed.…

The Sorrows of the World

Image: Temple, 160gsm card, each megalith 8x4x2cm Using the same  “Cut, Fold & Stick” technique as my paper houses, I have made the megaliths for Temple. As I have done before, the work is made to be photographed. The finished work presented to the…

The Poet, a short story

The Farmer I don’t want to be here. I’m not a soldier. I don’t even own a sword. Hardly any of us do. There can’t be more than a dozen swords between us. The king asked me to come. So…

Some old art work

I came across some photos of art work which dates back 11 years or more, from my days as an art student in Wrexham. Ceramic Vessel was made from hundreds of pieces of broken table ware, glued against a jig…