The Miniatures Museum and Puppetry Museum – Lyon, Part 2

Get ready for an eyeful of satisfaction, set designers, or the generally design-inclined. Started by Dan Ohlmann, a cinema set designer and 'miniaturist artist' (loose translation from the brochure, and perhaps a word that doesn't exist in English), the first five floors of this narrow, historic building are given over to a collection of creatures, …

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She’s Back

Hello there, a chairde. It’s been a while. Pandemic, innit? Like many of you, I’ve been somewhat grounded recently, though you'd never know from this website. Having travelled to Paris in August 2020, I promptly stopped updating my 'Current Status' page, giving the impression I've been swanning around the 5th Arrondissement ever since. Really, I’ve …

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Poet Lewis Kenny featured in Super Paua Stories

This weeks episode of Super Paua Stories podcast (and the second last one of the first season!) features an original story by Dublin theatre-maker, spoken-word poet and knitter of epic balaclavas - Lewis Kenny! Lewis's story - Duisíonn na hIoraí Rua - is a fable about invasion, rebellion and acorns (naturally) which explores the forest …

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