Category Archives: Art, Books, Music

Cool Instruments

Went down the rabbit hole the other day, looking and unusual instruments. First up, the Gittler Guitar, no fret board, no wood:   The old and beautiful wheelharp:   The diddley bow has a long, interesting history. I like this electric version.   The microtonal guitar. If you want to see him play the “completely messed up” one, skip to… (more…)

Hikaru Dorodango

I remember reading about this ages ago. I tried it for all of ten minutes. This is a lovely little film about making mud balls. Really pretty mud balls. Buck the Cubicle #2 from P2 Photography on Vimeo.

Carol Long Pottery

Kulning

Short but sweet, “Kulning” is an ancient Swedish cattle call. Here’s another one:  

Art Dump of the Living Dead

I’m glad y’all like art dumps, because I gather way too much for fogbound on a regular basis.

Sylvain Le Guen, Fan Maker

He describes my youthful fascination with fans perfectly. This is lovely. ┬áHere is his website, though there are more photos on his facebook page.  

Art Dump, Because We Care

Art Dump

I have a large backlog of stuff for fogbound, so I thought I’d dump some of it here, in single-serving size.

Chanel–Making of 2016 Haute Couture Collection

  Wow, the work that goes into this.

Michelangelo’s Tuscan Villa For Sale