A quick iPhone picture – an Arawak from the Caribbean tribe, who were peaceful, artistic and skilled. It’s also the name of a 1960s perfume created by my French grandfather. He and my grandmother left Paris for the Caribbean and started the ‘Parfumerie des Antilles’ which they sold in their store ‘C & M Caron’ in Charlotte Amalie.
Archive for April, 2012
It’s a second draft. I like the colours even more. It’s definitely an athlete, an Olympian. Moving house makes it difficult to write.
The passing of time is a mystery, and a perplexing thing. I did this computer painting in late December 2010, and just found it in my files. The face looks like I feel about those 15 months, vanished and gone.