Photography: Jacques Henri Lartique (15 mins)

pale, colour photography, palette, Lartique

If you like simplicity and pale colour palette in pictures - then check out this video showing a catalogue of the work of French photographer Jacques Henri Lartique from the book "Lartique: Life in Color" by Martine D'Astier and Martine Ravache https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_k1vpFgiZb8 Much of the subtle colour palette comes from his use of the Autochrome process.  I …

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Knitting and Architecture: I knit New York

Kristy Glass, vlogger knitter interviews the creators of the book "I knit New York" and follows the photo shoot for this book - which is chockfull of architecture designs into knitting. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_mDLCnsIorc Knitted designs include: 42nd and Lex (the Chrysler building) as a cardigan   Interviewed: Kirsten Kapur @throughtheloops on Instagram Kathleen Dames @KathleenDames on …

Poetry of Resilience – Irina Ratushinskaya

Poetry can inspire by acknowledging a person, telling their story, celebrating their life's witness.  I just came across a poem by Luci Shaw, which tells us another poet/person's story, their persistence through harsh circumstances.  Encouraging.  Luci's poem begins with her introduction to Irina, in italics. Irina Ratushinskaya —Russian poet and physicist who was sentenced to …