April’s Giveaway is a Bronze Moon-Gazing Hare Pendant This piece is Cast in Bronze from my original miniature Sculpture. This features a Hare sitting beneath the Branch of a Tree gazing up at the Moon, (in the form of an AA Grade Rainbow Moonstone). The Pendant is suspended on a Sterling Silver Chain. To Enter visit my Website: http://avalondesignstudios.com/index.php/2017/04/03/1301/
Because this Blog appears pretty anonymous, I feel less inhibited than on Facebook. I can spout inane ramblings at will without fear of subconsciously seeking validation and populating people's Timelines with stuff they simply don't give s crap about.In that vein...Things seem pretty dormant at the moment. My eldest is still at home until he goes back to Uni. My youngest...well we have little idea what his or rather her immediate plans are. My outlook on life has changed, it must be allowed to go where it will. I used to be so obsessed with my kid's career prospects. Who'd have known that we have very little control of our children's lives once they get through adolescence. They must be left to find their own path. Over interference is counterproductive.My wife is still enjoying the school break and I'm enjoying the time with her and the kid's; but there is a little fear that when she goes back, the spectre of loneliness might descend on me even thoug…
Workshop Since my last post I built the bigger foundations from pressure treated timber and turned the shed 90 degrees.
I added a window frame and glazed it.
I can't afford to do the extension yet so I am starting to insulate it as is, then extend it later.
I'm using Celotex and MDF boarding as the cheapest/most efficient option.
Goals Goal-wise I am making slow progress. A lot does depend on this new work-space. I can't really get started on my projects until it's finished.
I have met up with a couple of people in my efforts to fill the void in my social life. I didn't get the feeling however that these people crave my company. Conversations on Facebook are also pretty one-sided with the other parties losing interest pretty quickly.
As to my surfing ambitions, well I finally bought a wet suit but it is yet to be used in anger on account of the weather. :/
I had an interesting meeting with the owner of a Design Company up the road. There seems to be an opportunity for …