THE ‘MAGIC JUMPING BEAN’ UPDATE JULY 2018


Lister House Sculpture Progress Report by Tim Shutter Artist/Sculptor           July 2018


World Emoji Day

When sitting down to write this update Google informed me that today the 17th of July is the celebration of the fifth world Emoji day, so It is very appropriate that I have just finished carving another fifty!  I learnt that the modern Emoji was first devised for phones in 1999, the name in Japanese meaning ‘picture character’ and that there are now 1644 Emojis on the official Unicode list.

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