Tag Archives: Jo Franklin

Welcome home

After a particularly ordinary, tiring and uninspiring day I came home and welcomed the sight of this bloom. The subtly warm tint of this freshly emergent bloom was adorned with raindrops and emitted a potent scent which carried into the … Continue reading

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Curvilinear form

Made from Lime wood, 40cm in length. (Blisters, callouses and aching arms accompanied.) Entire form above, detail below. I laboriously carved a series of these forms several years ago. 9 hours a day, day after day (running into weeks) of … Continue reading

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Night view over the Thames, London

The surface of water can act like a mirror, creating a slightly strange symmetry to a view. Over the centuries artists have captured this phenomenon in many ways. Where there is light with water nearby, the light reflects and all … Continue reading

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I see, you see

The wide variation of people’s reactions in the UK (and elsewhere) to how a person presents themselves fascinates me. The world over, culture is often celebrated and the accepted norms vary enormously. Some don’t want to be accepted, some challenge. … Continue reading

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Holistic energy thinking Aha… Holistic thinking on energy storage:http://en.vorweggehen.de/energy-research/four-wheeled-energy-stores-and-the-smart-grid/  

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Energy and human evolution, assisted by Carl Sagan

http://www.jayhanson.us/page137.htm I found this interesting…

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A rose with two hearts

Vibrant red petals encasing the two hearts at the centre of this rose add intimacy to this potent symbol for love.

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