Bet you cant guess which way I lean…
1 – David Dureulle
2 – Eugenia Loli
3 – Eugenia Loli
4 – Shintaro Kago
In zoology: ‘A tentacle is a flexible, mobile, elongated organ present in some species of animals, most of them invertebrates.’
In art: ‘A tentacle is a flexible, mobile, elongated organ that can symbolize all of the following: complexity, diversity, variability, intelligence, insight, vision, mystery, illusion and hints at associations with the sea, moon, concept of the spiral and all that is eight!’
The Guardian are having a Poster competition: you can enter here
The above creation was not allowed (and I could not be bothered to correct the soundtrack text again!)
I had to enter the following:
The Soundtrack can be heard by clicking on the following links:
My recipe for bhindi bhaji was incomplete…
1 tablespoon Coriander Leaves, finely chopped
…in this case it was clumsily cloven from the post!
I love Coriander.
Mediocre: half a ladies finger, a nasty image
Bhindi Bhaji...one of my favourite curry dishes…
250 gms (1/2 lb) Bhindi (Okra)
1 large Tomato, finely chopped
3-4 Garlic cloves, finely chopped
1/2 teaspoon Cumin Seeds
1/4 teaspoon Garam Masala Powder, IS NOT optional
1/2 teaspoon Red Chilli Powder
1/4 teaspoon Turmeric Powder
1 teaspoon Coriander Powder
2 tablespoons Oil
Some people hate Okra…I love em…slime and all!
A mediocre vegetable they are NOT
An old drawing I did that my Mum is insistent on entering into her local cinema’s ‘art’ competition, somehow it makes me proud and happy but leaves me feeling about 11 years old!
VERTIGO – Hitchcock described as”boy meets girl, boy loses girl, boy meets girl again, boy loses girl again”.
“Time is met, time is lost, time is found again, more time is lost.”
Out of time
time relative to itself
sequential, consecutive, and repetitive
indefinite continued progress
existence and events
past, present and future
And by coincidence another poem about time by Keith Garrett:
And stranger yet by the Lady of the Cakes:
Was amazed to find Vertigo at the top of the BFI best films EVER list!