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2008-08-28 00:00:26

As part of the Devon Open Studios 2008 Art Trail in the South Hams, four Dartmouth women are exhibiting a rich and varied collection of work in different media. They are united by the imprint of memories left behind by women's lives and work over the ages. Rita Seres recycles traditional materials gathered from distant corners of the world when creating her striking jewellery. Every bead and amulet tells its own story of the women who have worn and treasured them in the past. Angela...


Word of the Day
Cthulhu
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.
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