“We Must Not Look at Goblin Men”

Mixed media art quilt We must not look at goblin men,We must not buy their fruits:Who knows upon what soil they fedTheir hungry, thirsty roots? (from Goblin Market by Christina Rossetti) This piece is based on Goblin Market, Christina Rossetti‘s long narrative poem about temptation, seduction, courage and sisterly devotion. Although Rossetti herself insisted the poem was intended solely as […]

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“Goblin Market”

Developmental sketchbook A sketchbook for exploring the themes and imagery of the poem Goblin Market by Christina Rossetti for textile art pieces, particularly We Must Not Look at Goblin Men. Year started 2009 Size A4 Resulting works We Must Not Look at Goblin Men

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