Category Archives: design

Oh, what’s that noise?…

But first… Dulltown, UK/Europe: Today’s lost plectrum is the one finally discovered on the glass shelf in Donald Trump’s bathroom. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Reading my stuff on these pages, you might have noticed that I might be a little bit, shall we … Continue reading

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A pair of suitable electric contacts…

But first… Dulltown, UK/Europe: Today’s novel china teapot is the one shaped like a gust of wind blowing some autumn leaves around a lawn. It does keep the tea nice and warm, but it is not, as one might suspect, … Continue reading

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Break glass for full effect…

But first… Dulltown, UK/Europe: Today’s lost plectrum is the one eventually found at the bottom of a jar of pickled onions. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> I was sitting on a train… It is nice when I have a spontaneous idea for an artwork, … Continue reading

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Mail art postcard. No. 4602…

But first… Dulltown, UK/Europe: Today’s confused film stars are: Harlton Cheston and Ghoopi Woldberg. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Well, yes, this is another of my mail art postcards, but I do feel slightly guilty about this one. Why? Well, because I didn’t need … Continue reading

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Mail art postcard. No. 4706…

But first… Dulltown UK/Europe: Today’s rather nice fish names are: the Australian prowfish, the crapple, the green spotted puffer, the noodlefish, the peppered corydoras, and of course the redhorse sucker. If you had to take one of these fish into … Continue reading

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So, how about a lino print?…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s octopus is the one lying in bed and simultaneously answering her phone, opening the curtains, stirring a cup of tea, opening a packet of bourbon creams, and adjusting the volume on her bedside radio. It … Continue reading

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Red lips and phone boxes…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s carefully selected colours are: Mozart mauve, Beethoven brown, Prokofiev pink, Brahms beige, Haydn heliotrope, and Rimsky-Korsakov russet. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Good god! Look at the red on those lips!… Yes, about a week ago I was sliding … Continue reading

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