Alison Boyd Artist

a life creative

Rituals, Art, Language

I’m back! It’s been a while since the last post. Much of my screen time tolerance gets used up on translation work, so blogging and much of anything else online … Continue reading

February 11, 2021 · 2 Comments

Lunedì Poesia: Learning Italian

Originally posted on 12 Degrees & Skiving:
Learning Italian A taut, flighty and poetic creature the language alone is its own teacher never for a moment in full view it carries…

February 29, 2016 · Leave a comment

An Object of Meaning – Hetti’s Bon Bon Jar

This lead crystal bon bon jar was my inheritance after my Nanna, Hedwig – ‘Hetti’ – died in June 2007. I had just landed in Northern Ireland at the time … Continue reading

August 24, 2013 · 4 Comments

To Italy and Beyond

In thirteen hours time, I will be on a plane and bound for Italy. I will be joining a Women’s Own Adventure with Joanne Fedler, writing and walking through Tuscany for … Continue reading

May 31, 2012 · 1 Comment


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