Le Grand Bleu

“Do you know what you’re supposed to do to meet a mermaid? You go down to the bottom of the sea where the water is not even blue anymore and the sky is only a memory, a thought in the silence. And you stay there. Then you decide that you’ll die for them. Only then do they start coming out. They come and they greet you and they judge the love that you have for them. If it’s sincere, if it’sRead more

The discreet sensuality of the mushroom

When autumn comes, everything slowly changes. Nature of course, the colour of the sky, the light outside, the sound you make when you walk in the countryside. There is something deeply melancholic but also warm in this season. Each and every time, it reconnects me to childhood memories. Roast chestnuts, vermicelli soups in the evening and slowly comes to mind the perspective of Christmas and family reunions. My childhood is long gone but still this season has a special spotRead more

No trouble, trouble I see

“No headaches or heartaches or misunderstands, No confusion or troubles won’t be, No frowns to defile, just a big endless smile. There’ll be peace and contentment for me.” Thomas A. Dorsey , Peace in the valleyRead more

Down to Earth

Today I had the privilege to photograph my good friend and ceramic artist Claudia de Koster while she was making new vases. It is truly impressive to witness this process and see how a square piece of clay can be transformed in so many different objects with just a bit of water, lots of patience and wise fingers. May you all have a creative day. Love, Carole Rey All rights reserved Carole ReyRead more