September 2013

Additional postcard – One head missing

By |2017-01-10T11:06:42+00:00September 2nd, 2013|Categories: by Andy, handmade, Trips|Tags: , |

Since December 1st, 2010, I’ve been running  a project called Mailart 365. The idea was to make and send 365 pieces of art in the post for a year, and after starting it, I was joined by over 100 artists, who continue the daily mailart every day to that elusive 365 conclusion (and beyond) I [...]

August 2013

The story of doua șoareci

By |2017-01-10T11:06:42+00:00August 31st, 2013|Categories: by Andy, handmade, Trips|Tags: , |

Today Elena bought a mouse. The type on the left, not the type on the right. The Romanian word for “mouse” is “șoarece” or “șoareci” for mice, but they call the computer mouse a mouse, using the English word. We’re in Iasi, Northern Romania on the 2nd day of our holiday staying with Elena’s brother [...]

Visiting the birthplace of Tim Berners Lee

By |2017-01-10T11:06:42+00:00August 16th, 2013|Categories: Trips|Tags: , |

Today was the day I thought would never come – my final day in the office at Roehampton University, where I’ve worked for 5 years. With the prospect of our trip looming so close (only 13 days til we take off for Romania!) I thought I’d take a little walk around the surrounding area, as [...]