And then I started thinking about textile-related words and phrases which have another, non-textile meaning. So today's pages are some of the ideas I jotted down -there are a surprising number of them.
Not all of these inspire me but I’m a great believer in writing down everything that comes into my head and editing later.
Incidentally, according to this article found by Mr Cheddar, the Banksy Exhibition made £15 million for Bristol – despite being free. Which proves something, though I’m not sure what.
I enjoyed this quote in the article, from the deputy council leader.:
"He isn't just a tagger but a gifted artist in his own right. He is slightly off-the-wall and he has a strong kind of chemistry, which fascinates people.”
Er – no, Mr Cook – Banksy is on the wall. That’s the thing about graffiti …