- Menu ~ Vignettes . A scattering / smattering of things that have appealed and sustained my interest over the years . Not in any particular order. Among them : The Golden Mean -a source of endless fascination . And acknowledgment to the ancient Indian mathematicians who were part of Phideas’ creation . The Fibonacci Sequence – integral to all things mathematically, visually astonishing in its beauty. The goode physician, Sir Thomas Browne – ” a crack’d archangel ( Melville ) . A lifetime love of reading…
It is hoped the viewer will derive as much enjoyment from viewing these pages as I have done in creating them !
A BEGINNING. .12th January 2017
This recent post has been placed at the beginning because it tells the story of how, when beginning a Word Press site, I could not find the graphics I wanted . Thus began a haphazourd journey – replete with blotches and splotches . I have no formal training as a graphic artist . I have described at length the journey taken in the event it may give another aspiring artist the courage to take that first step – a beginning .
NECESSARY NONSENSE March 22nd, 2017
Necessary Nonsense in an increasingly nonsensical world . ” A little nonsense now and then Is cherished by the wisesmen .” Roald Dahl
PHI , THE GOLDEN MEAN ,FIBONACCI. MANDELBROT ~AND THE ARTIST January 9th, 2017
The beauty of mathmatics . Phi, the Golden Mean, Fibonacci, Mandelbrot . And the mathmetician’s gift to the artist .
FIGHTING FOR THE WORLD S BIG CATS PANTHERA December 30th, 2016
” The world’s most iconic predators .” Dr.Alan Rabinowitz . Panthera . Fighting for the world’s big cats – endangered as never before .
THE TALE OF THREE PHYSICIANS November 16th, 2016
The Tale Of Three Physicians . Three physicians, linked over the centuries by a shared love of medicine and literature . And by chance .
FOSS DANSANT AND OTHER FUR PERSONS OF CONSEQUENCE. . March 30th, 2016
Fur Persons Of Consequence . Famous and fabulous felines of great importance .