Brigid Collins: "Yield" A one-off Artist's Book, incorporating a found 'book' form, lens tissue, sandpaper, leaves, typewritten text, silver leaf, linen thread and text from the "Tao Te Ching" by Lao Tsu (translated by Gia- Fu Feng and Jane English). (Vintage edition).
A very refined meisen silk kimono featuring patterns of ume blossoms and royal carts. The light material is constructed differently than most meisen: it has horizontal added threads every 1 cm or so, yielding a ribbed texture. Mid-Taisho to early Showa (1915-1935), Japan. The Kimono Gallery
SPLENDID LOW-CARBING BY JENNIFER ELOFF: *WHOLE GRAIN BREAD* - 2 Grams of Carbs/slice for the 2-loaf version. A historic bread from 2002 that people still use. Visit the famous thread on LCF's (see my blog). Also, visit us at: https://www.facebook.com/LowCarbingAmongFriends