Studio Life – Gillies Jones Blog

Dalby Forest Cathedral

Posted in Rosedale the locale by Kate Jones on August 28, 2011

Sundays walk with the family in Dalby Forest. Beautiful.

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Graffiti – Rural Yorkshire Style

Posted in Rosedale the locale by Kate Jones on August 26, 2011

Hmmmmm counting down the days till school starts again, and not just me by the looks !

Calla Lillies in Flower Bomb

Posted in Studio Stuff by Kate Jones on August 24, 2011

Flower Bomb Vase, always good to find new ways to display flowers in these vases. These were flowers whose stems had failed, so they were no longer suitable for the tall Root Vases, but perfect for and still beautiful in a flower bomb.

Tempted to ask for images of what you put in yours?

Bring on the First Frosts !

Posted in Rosedale the locale by Kate Jones on August 21, 2011

A Sunday morning walk gives cause for optimism for next years Sloe Gin, looks like a bumper year.

Rosedale Show 2011

Posted in Rosedale the locale by Kate Jones on August 21, 2011

Good weather added to a great day out.

All Roads lead to Rosedale !

Posted in Rosedale the locale by Kate Jones on August 17, 2011

Well most of the roads cut through the beautiful spectacle with is a heather moor. Stunning colours and light on the road from Hutton to Rosedale.

Travelers Return

Posted in Studio Stuff by Kate Jones on August 17, 2011

Two Ubiquitous Bowls Come Home !

These two have been on loan in Australia since 2002. Very pleased to welcome them home. Reminiscent of the piece we have in the Fitzwilliam permanent collection from about the same time, that piece too is all about ‘Beauty’ than function.

Habsburg exhibition reveals Holy Roman emperors’ taste in bling | Culture | The Guardian

Posted in Craft Thoughts, Rosedale the locale by Kate Jones on August 17, 2011

“Most of the objects have no functional value whatsoever. They’re designed just to be beautiful. “This is a wow show,” said Victoria Avery, keeper of applied arts at the Fitzwilliam.”

Well that resonates with me !

via Habsburg exhibition reveals Holy Roman emperors’ taste in bling | Culture | The Guardian.

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The Daily Mash – Looters return stuff to Games Workshop

Posted in Uncategorized by Kate Jones on August 12, 2011

The Daily Mash – Looters return stuff to Games Workshop.

Congrats the Daily Mash on the what is often described as the ‘lowest’ form of Wit…¬† and is often the most hilarious.

Rosedale Show

Posted in Rosedale the locale by Kate Jones on August 12, 2011

Its 20th August… nearly there ! Its a great annual event and a grand¬† day out.

Don’t take my word for it, follow the link to see the image which says it all.

Images of the Show