Tagged: New York

Blue skies

Blue skies

MondayIn the morning make the most of the blue, blue skies and head up to the top of the Rockefeller centre.. walk down to SoHo and visit Pearl Paint for the endless quest for...

Hearts and Crafts

Hearts and Crafts

SundayHead over to Greenpoint for the Hearts and Crafts Affair (craft fair and weird music) at Cafe Grumpy (cafe grumpy, 193 meserole ave) and lunch at Eat Records. Meet J at the Beauty Bar...

Jet lag & beer

Jet lag & beer

SaturdayJet lag (quelle suprise…), drink litres of coffee at Read Cafe in Williamsburg, visit the City Reliquary in it’s new, expanded location (370 Metropolitan Ave, Williamsburg, Brooklyn), then head to Atlas for yet more...

Meet me at the…

Meet me at the…

City Reliquary! We went past this a few times in Brooklyn and it is fab… I like it even more now I have seen their website (with them wearing sashes, made by by their...

It becomes easier to do, than it does *not* to do…

It becomes easier to do, than it does *not* to do…

:) I like that idea… One of the exercises last week was to make a note of those people who’d inspired you (hero/ines in Artist’s Way talk…) One of these was a visiting lecturer...

New York Stuff

New York Stuff

I have (paper) notes from my trip away, but stuff has to be written out / scanned in so for now here are just a couple of links, thanks to bits of crumpled paper...

New York Yarn!

New York Yarn!

The part of the trip M was thrilled by* of course, was visting all the cool yarn shops out here! :) We went to Purl – at last… the previous visit we had a...

NY Diary

NY Diary

Monday: Dia Beacon Take the train from Grand Central along the Hudson Valley up to Beacon, where the Dia Art Foundation has a gallery in a converted Nabisco factory. It is an enormous space,...

NY Diary

NY Diary

Sunday: Weird Fog After not being able to see the bridge (which is only a block away), the mist clears and then it is balmy 70C… Breakfast at Read Cafe, coffee and bagel, then...

NY Diary

NY Diary

Arrive at M’s in Williamsburg… Jetlag-a-rama.. A quick coffee at the Verb Cafe, a delicious pizza slive at the impossibly small Charlston take out, then into town to be welcomed by free beers at...