About:
Silvie Kilgallon is a conceptual artist working chiefly in embroidery and ceramics. Currently she is engaged in a project to translate all twenty-four books of the Iliad. This blog is the documentation of her progress through the project.

25th July 2013

Photo

Day 73.

Day 73.

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24th July 2013

Photo reblogged from The Classicist with 3 notes

theclassicistblog:

Day 72.

I took a few days off because I need to buy more thread and needles, an because of our minor heat wave. I do not function well in heat.

theclassicistblog:

Day 72.

I took a few days off because I need to buy more thread and needles, an because of our minor heat wave. I do not function well in heat.

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10th July 2013

Photo with 3 notes

Day 71. The very bottom stitch is a gamma on line 435, which is *just about* the half way point. So I should be done with this one by day 142! 

I really need to work faster.

Day 71. The very bottom stitch is a gamma on line 435, which is *just about* the half way point. So I should be done with this one by day 142!

I really need to work faster.

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9th July 2013

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Day 70.

Day 70.

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8th July 2013

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Day 69.

Day 69.

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7th July 2013

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Day 68.

I’ve finally figured out what exactly the problem is with the lack of notifications I get for this blog, but I have no idea how to solve it, so continued apologies if anyone asks/replies etc. and I don’t see it.

Day 68.

I’ve finally figured out what exactly the problem is with the lack of notifications I get for this blog, but I have no idea how to solve it, so continued apologies if anyone asks/replies etc. and I don’t see it.

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3rd July 2013

Photo with 3 notes

Day 67.

Day 67.

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1st July 2013

Photo with 1 note

Day 66.

Day 66.

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29th June 2013

Photoset

Day 65.

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28th June 2013

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Day 64.

Day 64.

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