I never get around to sending Christmas cards. There is too much going on in December: work, presents, work, parties, work parties, work. The week following Christmas, however, seems a perfect time to… Continue reading
Received around 1 December 2012, a card, plus two (!) hand-carved hanko, from Shungo Asada, Yokohama, Japan.
A bouquet of spice, beautiful and delicious. The Japanese reads, “Thank you for the bouquet of spices!”
My literary inspiration: a Santoku poem, “A dandelion bloomed on the road today.” Another etegami painter, Shungo Asada, shared it with me recently. My visual inspiration: Norwegian dandelions from a photo I took… Continue reading