"And that’s why I have to go back
to so many places in the future
there to find myself
and constantly examine myself
with no witness but the moon
and then whistle with joy,
ambling over rocks and clods of earth,
with no task but to live,
with no family but the road."
Brand New Atelier 688 original silk aviator map cushion of the Indonesian Island chain the Mentawais (ideal present for the surfer/traveller/ in the family)
26x26” $250.00 w/t feather insert $230.00 w/t hypo-allergenic insert
24 x 24” $ 210.00 w/t feather insert $195.00 w/t hypo-allergenic insert
*Surf photo is just a bit of added inspiration :)
The Gypsy den at the Atelier (*Soon to become the new Reading den)
Photo: Alex Jowett
‘The Whaler’ kayak chandelier
$3500.00 by Alex Jowett
Atelier 688 artist Jay Dart in today’s Globe and Mail! See his works at the Atelier’s weekend open house saturday the 10th and sunday the 11th of december.
For the Globe & Mail, Dec 9, 2011
‘The Whaler’ kayak chandelier by Alex Jowett
11ft x 2ft x 2 ft, 6 bulb, w/t red 600v rated red cloth covered lamp wire
Come by Atelier 688 this weekend for a Holiday open house, 11-6pm saturday and sunday the 10th and 11th to check out some new art works by Jay Dart, a new kayak chandelier ‘The Whaler’ by Alex Jowett as well as get some special deals on Contact Voyaging co. paddles and Atelier 688 map cushions etc. etc.
* Contact Voyaging Co. paddle and Atelier 688 map cushion orders taken this weekend will receive 15% off and will be ready in time for Xmas!!!
Jay Dart ‘Geist Portraits’
$240.00 each 6x4”
New Art at the Atelier
‘Geist fishing buddies’ 14x11”
by Jay Dart $420.00
beamingbiophilia asked: how much are your map pillows and cushions?
Hi, they are anywhere from $120.00 (18x18” no insert,) to $210.00 (26x26” w/t insert) plus 15% off. If you are interested send your email address and you will receive an email from atelier 688 with pics of all the currently available cushions.
Map Cushion Sale!
*All map cushion orders taken before december 12th will receive 15% off!
*email firstname.lastname@example.org for available cushions!
11/11/11 My Grandfather’s Royal Engineers uniform and one of my Uncle’s aviator maps!!