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Peace and Love 2 by codenamefay Peace and Love 2 :iconcodenamefay:codenamefay 0 1 Mud Drawing by codenamefay Mud Drawing :iconcodenamefay:codenamefay 1 0 Peace and Love by codenamefay Peace and Love :iconcodenamefay:codenamefay 1 0 Jimmy Page Mosaic - close up by codenamefay Jimmy Page Mosaic - close up :iconcodenamefay:codenamefay 0 0 Jimmy Page Mosaic - finished by codenamefay Jimmy Page Mosaic - finished :iconcodenamefay:codenamefay 2 0 Jimmy Page Mosaic - unfinished by codenamefay Jimmy Page Mosaic - unfinished :iconcodenamefay:codenamefay 0 0 Zodiac Mosaic by codenamefay Zodiac Mosaic :iconcodenamefay:codenamefay 2 0 My first pinch pot by codenamefay My first pinch pot :iconcodenamefay:codenamefay 0 0 Swan by codenamefay Swan :iconcodenamefay:codenamefay 0 0 Dragon by codenamefay Dragon :iconcodenamefay:codenamefay 1 0 In the Mountains by codenamefay In the Mountains :iconcodenamefay:codenamefay 0 2 Decisions by codenamefay Decisions :iconcodenamefay:codenamefay 0 0 Martin by codenamefay Martin :iconcodenamefay:codenamefay 1 1 Explore by codenamefay Explore :iconcodenamefay:codenamefay 0 0 A Day At The Castle by codenamefay A Day At The Castle :iconcodenamefay:codenamefay 0 0 Identity reflection by codenamefay Identity reflection :iconcodenamefay:codenamefay 1 0

Favourites

Dusty Attic by misskeima Dusty Attic :iconmisskeima:misskeima 103 44 Flash, Schmile by MaudieAudieOxenfree Flash, Schmile :iconmaudieaudieoxenfree:MaudieAudieOxenfree 13 4 brightpinklegswithblueextras. by Eva-ve brightpinklegswithblueextras. :iconeva-ve:Eva-ve 43 6 Sunset and Forest by Kathryn-Drake Sunset and Forest :iconkathryn-drake:Kathryn-Drake 3 3 A Forest of 3 by Kathryn-Drake A Forest of 3 :iconkathryn-drake:Kathryn-Drake 3 0 In the Valley by Kathryn-Drake In the Valley :iconkathryn-drake:Kathryn-Drake 5 2 ornament-penguin 2008 by SethFitts ornament-penguin 2008 :iconsethfitts:SethFitts 37 27 Little Bird of Blue by SethFitts Little Bird of Blue :iconsethfitts:SethFitts 4,224 550 Lunar Eclipse raku pottery jar by anubistj Lunar Eclipse raku pottery jar :iconanubistj:anubistj 299 106 Raku-Closed Form by Nudessence Raku-Closed Form :iconnudessence:Nudessence 163 20 Midden Pig by livesteel Midden Pig :iconlivesteel:livesteel 110 57 Horse by livesteel Horse :iconlivesteel:livesteel 396 95 Victorian Feathers Curiosity by mermaidencreations Victorian Feathers Curiosity :iconmermaidencreations:mermaidencreations 9 2 Pearl Wunderkammer Walnuts by Emerald-Magpie Pearl Wunderkammer Walnuts :iconemerald-magpie:Emerald-Magpie 3 0 Wunderkammer by CyborgSuzy Wunderkammer :iconcyborgsuzy:CyborgSuzy 22 5

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codenamefay
Fay
United Kingdom
Current Residence: Central St Martins
Favourite photographer: Jacques Henri Lartigue
Interests
  • Listening to: Sigur Ros
  • Reading: Alice's Adventures in Wonderland 1914
  • Watching: Howls Moving Castle
  • Eating: Chocolate Spread
  • Drinking: Robinsons
Since this is my favourite time of year to shoot photographs, I dusted off my holga and have begun oozing with ideas. It was also the fact that I updated my new computer with my old music collection at the weekend. Sigur Ros appeared, and once again brought me back into the state of mind I beleive I had, and lost, almost a year ago now.

Listening to Sigur Ros, carrying my cameras around with me, exploring and dreaming. Since quitting Farnham university in November 2007 I beleive I stubbornly lost touch of all photographic passion I ever had.

I don't think I will ever be able to build a career from my photography, and that is where I went wrong at Farnham. It is a hobby, a passion, and something I enjoy to escape from everyday life. Some days at college I would print ten photographs in the darkroom, and not even see the light of day.

To everybody who feels they are losing touch with such a beautiful subject, to come back to it later on is better than the feeling when you shoot your first roll of film. I feel I have created a seperate life between me now, and me in my photographs. I have captured some beautiful moments in my life, some beautiful people and hidden them away in boxes to look at when I am upset or lonely.

Thankyou everybody who has ever helped me along the way. At college, Jesse, Nat and particularly Ewen Bower who pushed me further than I ever thought I could go. He inspired me to pick up a camera and I haven't ever thanked him for that.

Heres to the future.

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stu-arts Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2010  Professional General Artist
Hi Fay, this is Stu, from a time and an age ago! I changed my deviantart account a while back and as such lost your account name.
I remembered the last thing I saw you upload was some awesome mosaic stuff, so I've just been scouring through about 25,000 pieces with "mosaic" attached to them (think I'm exaggerating? Search "mosaic"!!) to find your page, as this is the only way I know to contact you... only to find you haven't been on here for not too far off a year :s
Anyhoo, I'm hoping you'll visit again at some point and get this message.

Do you remember a few years back we did that 80's photoshoot? Well, i got a nice shot of you having final touches done by one of the hair girls and was wondering if you'd allow me put it on my website? (own site, not deviantart)
If you could contact me through here and let me know, I would be most grateful!

I hope you're doing good and I'm really liking the stuff you have (had?) been doing with the mosaics and sculpting. Fantastic stuff! I hope you're sticking with it :)

All the best,
stu
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catherineanne Featured By Owner Jan 5, 2010
thanks for watching!
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MaudieAudieOxenfree Featured By Owner Nov 14, 2009
Danke. :heart:
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Kathryn-Drake Featured By Owner May 19, 2009  Professional General Artist
Thankyou so much for the :+fav:s and your lovely comments! Your mosaics are fantastic :)
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codenamefay Featured By Owner May 19, 2009
Thanks!
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ravenmosher Featured By Owner May 14, 2009
thanks for the add and watch! x
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Nudessence Featured By Owner May 12, 2009
Thanks kindly for the fav. Fay! (Raku-Closed Form) Your Led Zep piece looks very interesting!
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codenamefay Featured By Owner May 13, 2009
Thanks! It really is very interesting to help with making. Your raku is beautiful, very inspirational. I shall be doing my first raku firing in eight weeks, exciting!

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livesteel Featured By Owner May 12, 2009
Fay, thanks for the faves!
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codenamefay Featured By Owner May 13, 2009
They are beautiful pieces, I am looking to make my first animal bronzes soon so great to get some inspiration from successful sculptors!
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