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herding sheep

We sent out this card ages ago to promote our kilims.  We had hundreds of them at the time (loved everyone!).  Don’t know if we’ll ever have that many again !  We have good collection left and at the moment … Continue reading

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functionalism ?

There has been a lot of nonsense written I think about form and function/art and function etc. I guess the literati are saying that one can’t have one without the other.  Is that so?  I’m inclined to think art stands … Continue reading

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facebook

I am not doing much on this blog for the minute but follow us on birds of passage Facebook page.  I’m always present there. You can find us through the menu anytime, anywhere. As the beatles sang…love,love,love.

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savour the joy

I am not a buddhist but I am  giving its philosophy a lot of thought and it’s all positive.  I am inclining to the view that it offers great comfort to the human condition.  It does not deny this frequent … Continue reading

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The festive Season Cometh

But for the minute we’re quiet online : things on but will be back full of spirit soon. Meanwhile savour the joy of Christmastide.

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the ethics surrounding anthropology

The headline that accompanied this picture of an important piece of aboriginal art dating from 1947, and of the Yolngu people of Eastern Arnhem Land in The Australian newspaper yesterday, described the noble discipline of anthropology as that ‘thieving craft’. … Continue reading

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flower boxes in fremantle

Now all over the main trading streets of Fremantle – flowers,feeling, humanity. On our wish list for our part of the world.

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a comment

Highly personal – but this morning I skimmed through a new Bansky book and I quickly looked at a few images and they were confrontational but cleverly interesting.  I’ll buy the book and do some posting for you. (No copyright!)

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bansky

I bought Bansky’s book, Wall and Piece, on a whim.  It seemed clever, a commentary worth taking notice of, ironic , at the time.  It remains all those things in the main, but a year later and I am less … Continue reading

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art beneath your feet

For details of each please look under rugs in our catalogue.  Enjoy !  We will arrange delivery to anywhere. Bon jour

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