Alison Evînam Boyd

a life creative

Revisiting Disinflection # 9 edition: August 2011

Revisiting Disinflection. Emma was working and making art in Melbourne, plans were ignited and carried bright as backlit roadmaps. I watched a brief war in my backyard between the builder … Continue reading

December 17, 2013 · Leave a comment

Two Years Later: Revisiting Disinflection

Last week, into my inbox, fluttered this WordPress blogpost on handwritten letters. I’m smitten by handwriting on notes and letters, on backs of postcards and scribbles by my grandmother, my … Continue reading

December 4, 2013 · 1 Comment

An Object of Meaning – Hetti’s Bon Bon Jar

This lead crystal bon bon jar was my inheritance after my Nanna, Hedwig – ‘Hetti’ – died in June 2007. I had just landed in Northern Ireland at the time … Continue reading

August 24, 2013 · 4 Comments

What to do when your jewellery blog suffers from an identity crisis

I need to ‘do something’ about my blog. Really. It is supposed to be all about jewellery and design but somewhere (ooh, say, around June of 2012) it suddenly put … Continue reading

January 13, 2013 · Leave a comment

Our Collaborative Renga Poem

RENGA by Lesley, Ali, Lani, Carol, Judy, Jean, Yvonne, Kelly, Kerry, Sandra, Mary-Anne, Toby and Angela with an afterword by Jo What Will You Say When They Ask? A bright … Continue reading

June 19, 2012 · Leave a comment


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