Constraints

Remember…way back when…when I put up a post testing the WordPress iOS app and said, this is a great way to post and I’ll be now posting more often. Ha, ha, ha – liar, pants, fire. This is an old image made probably more than 10 years ago. I was...

An experiment

Quiet morning in the studio garden This post is an experiment on a couple of levels. First, I’m trying out the iOS WordPress app to write and post this. The app has been sitting on my tablet quietly for a long time, never drawing attention to itself until a...

Darkness as a Gift

Someone I loved once gave me a box full of darkness. It took me years to understand that this, too, was a gift. (from “The Uses of Sorrow” by Mary Oliver) We’ve just released the third issue (2018.1) of our zine Call & Response- you can find it here. And we’re...

Show and Tell

What wasn’t shown… My printmaking process usually involves a mad rush the day before we (VI) meet. I know it’s not the best approach but at least the group gets me motivated. Just before last night’s meeting I decided not to share the two prints I had worked on;...