Ali Matteini

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Autumn Studio

I have a confession to make. [Aside from wilfully feeding the Alberese fox] I was hoping to hold out for a little longer, but today I caved and turned on the … Continue reading

September 24, 2015 · 1 Comment

Silversmithery of the past – gifts and wotnot

 Following on from the previous Silversmithery of the Past post. An odd eclectic selection – some of these items were commissioned, others were gifts to friends, or commissioned by friends for … Continue reading

January 29, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Completed Hedgerow Mercenary

It’s been a long time coming, chipping away at it in spare moments, but the Hedgerow Mercenary collage is now complete. I’ll mount and frame it when I return from … Continue reading

May 21, 2012 · Leave a comment

Fox Updates

What has become of the fox? My teacher, Ken Raffe, said that it would be a shame to keep Sir Fox penned up in a sketch book and thought that … Continue reading

April 20, 2012 · Leave a comment

Sterling Silver and Copper Fox

This fox – handmade with much love by moi from copper and sterling silver – will be bundled up and heading to its new owner tomorrow.

April 9, 2012 · Leave a comment

The Fox Advances

I worked on the fox drawing a little more yesterday at Ken’s, although most of the morning was spent chatting to everyone and photographing their work over their shoulders (I’ll … Continue reading

March 18, 2012 · 7 Comments

Latest Printmaking Experiments

Top two: Snow Leopard. First ever attempt at collagraph (print and plate). Third down: rough sketch for collagraph, Fox Forest. Fourth and fifth: black bird & poplar, lino print.

November 11, 2011 · Leave a comment

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A Ciência em tudo

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a resource for moving poetry

Two Twitch A Tale

Linking collage work to the meaning of personal and universal symbols.

At Home in Florence: Italian Renovations

This is my adventurous story about buying, designing, and renovating homes in ITALY

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