Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Coffin painting – an inspiring story – Kicking the Bucket Festival

"We’d like a plain white cardboard coffin, so we can paint it,” we said, when handed a catalogue of satin lined heavy wooden caskets at the undertakers. “We need a mix of poems, songs and stories, from every tradition, yes, the Kaddish, yes ‘ransomed, healed, restored, forgiven,’ yes to Elizabeth Bishop, Bob Dylan, Shakespeare. A big yes to flowers!"

Coffin painting – an inspiring story – Kicking the Bucket Festival:

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