I never buy fashion or women's magazines because it promotes this kind of shackling of women. We are not what we wear or put on our faces or into our stomachs. Why do we do this to ourselves, to our self-image and confidence, and self-esteem? Rise above.
Lesley Richmond "She makes textiles that suggest organic surfaces by changing the structure of the fabric, rather than imposing a design on the surface of the cloth. She uses distressing techniques and chemical processes to change the surface structure of the fiber into an illusion of organic decay."
"Bloody Empire" ~ Timorous Beasties. This is a very contemporary piece of wallpaper. There is a variety of colours in this piece and there is some rivalry between the colours. The red and blue are shrouded by the bold yellow of the bumblebee. There is an organic feel to this wallpaper as the plants surround the insect creating a modern and natural idea to the wallpaper.
Eugène Séguy (1890 – 1985) was a French entomologist who published many portfolios of illustrations and designs from the turn of the century to the 1930s who worked in both the Art Deco and Art Nouveau styles.