Tag Archives: Inspiration

Young Englishman who lives in a Victorian cottage

Peter Saunders from England is a huge fan of all things dating back to the time when Queen Victoria ruled her empire. He has even created a home that is an authentic tribute to that period. We met up with … Continue reading

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Young couple in USA live like Victorians

Never mind living off the grid. Meet the couple who live in a different century.  THE VICTORIANS, Modern Life is Rubbish. Shunning modern day convenience and technology. (Excerpt from FastCo) Whether you consider them pre-modern evangelists or just uber-hipsters, Gabriel … Continue reading

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Hearing Colour, Neil Harbisson, artist, part two.

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Hearing Colour- Neil Harbisson, Artist, part one

Neil’s talk is very interesting and full of humour- he is witty and so positive!  His jokes made me laugh out loud- such as  references to eating his favourite songs and maybe if teenagers had Lady Gaga salads they might … Continue reading

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Stuttgarter Ballett dance to Beethoven’s 7th Symphony

I think this is simply marvellous! Their movements are in sync with the timing, rhythms and moods in the Symphony; the stage art and lighting also reflects the music.      

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Artwork by Koko and Michael the gorillas

Many people would say that animals cannot understand the concept of art, let alone paint anything, but upon looking at these paintings by two gorillas I think this is not true!  http://www.koko.org/gorilla-art-0  Above: Koko painting.   This is Michael’s painting … Continue reading

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Iris Grace, child artist

              Above: Dancing in snowflakes by Iris Grace. I am very pleased to have found Iris’s website, for I saw her work a couple of years ago on a British online newspaper and had … Continue reading

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