Wednesday 25 April 2012

Ceramic Gare du Nord

The finished article:

Fluorescent tube lighting

Incandescant light bulb

Natural light

I'm very pleased with the result. Note the change in appearance under different lighting conditions.

Nic Jones

An English folksinger, born in 1947 whose career was cut short by a terrible car accident in 1982.

He has a very English vocal style. I'm half-English and he stirs a primeval sense of Englishness within me.

Inspiringly, in recent years, his son has persuaded him to perform again and the two of them have appeared at some folk festivals. It really is amazing how the love of one person can push a person into returning to something like a normal life after years of withdrawal.


  1. Looks like it is coming along nicely. You must be quite pleased with how it has come out and that you have done it all yourself. Looking forward to seeing it all come together, I expect you will see it all take shape much faster as you finish assembling all the components!

    1. Thanks, Stuart. Always good to hear from you and congratulations on your promotion - you deserve it.