Category Archive: Art

Moomintroll And The Groke

If you were born in the 80’s you should remember watching the Moomins, and you ought to remember one of the show’s best and most disturbing characters, The Groke (or in Swedish, MÃ¥rran.… Continue reading

Shopping In The Dark : Dark Crosses

I haven’t spent much time on Etsy this year, but one of the discoveries I (thankfully) made on one of my brief visits was Dark Crosses, a store providing ‘Counted cross-stitch charts with… Continue reading

It Was A Wyrd January

January, where oh fucking where did you go? Last time I blinked it was mid-December. Things were a little bit quiet over here for the first month of 2017. Much quieter than I… Continue reading

The Witch & Her Familiar

A shot from this morning when I captured my beautiful friend and muse @erzabethbathory with her familiar Boney. In the event that I’ve whetted your appetite, you can find more of my photography… Continue reading

Intriguing Instas : Jason. W. Blake

I featured the beautifully unusual art of photographer Jason. W. Blake back in 2016 during my 365 Days of Dark Art series. But it’s been a while since I’ve caught up with what… Continue reading

Stitching In The Dark : A Week Of Swedish Words

Oh my goodness if feels so good to sit down and write here. I’ve been aching for my blog for days now, and have felt so fucking forlorn when I’ve needed to go… Continue reading

Stitching In The Dark : A Week Of Swedish Words

I was excited when I woke up this morning, excited A: because there was snow outside (but also great stretches of ice which made walking to school a bitch). B: Because I had… Continue reading

Stitching In The Dark : A Week Of Swedish Words

As I mentioned in my last post, I was going to start a little project this week where I stitched one Swedish word a day. And today, to my own shock and disbelief,… Continue reading

Bloodied Heathen

From a photoshoot I did this afternoon with @erzabethbathory. With @erzabethbathory #katiemetcalephotography #blood #Swedish #Sweden #scandinavia #pagan #occult #darkart #darkphotography #darkbeauty #heathen A post shared by Katie Metcalfe (@katiemariemetcalfe) on Jan 14, 2017… Continue reading

Watership Down Worship : Etsy Finds

On the 24th of December, one of my all-time favourite authors Richard Adams passed away. To honour his finest work and a book which changed my life and inspired the direction I would… Continue reading