Sketches from Gdańsk

Poland April 2006 Gdańsk, on the southern coast of the Baltic Sea, is world famous as the birthplace of Solidarity which, under Lech Wałęsa played its part in bringing an end to Communist rule in Europe.   My wife and... Read More

03/07/2006

Sahara with Michael Palin

"Sahara is one of the most powerful and evocative names on the world map. As a child, the images I had of the Sahara were both frightening and intriguing – palm trees, camels, turbanned travellers reclining, whilst being poured sparkling... Read More

03/07/2006

Shabby Chic

Artist Coco Sato sent these  scans from her  first  Moleskine notebook. Unbiased opinions follow: "it has rather cheap-looking-imitation-leather-black-cardboard cover with an erastic band…..this shabby outlook does not pass my style standard… …After all, provably it is a good thing that... Read More

03/07/2006

My Daily Life in 50 Words…and 25 Moleskine

" Cleared out the boxes in my garage earlier and found over 25 moleskine notebooks. I’ve had them for years. Took a picture of the ‘active’ ones; large and small. I use them for personal and business journalling, pen sketching,... Read More

03/07/2006