Category Archives: Curious about that

Just itching to try it!

Sometimes I get an idea stuck in my head that I can’t shake until I try it. There was a post on a Facebook page recently challenging someone to turn a photo of OP ART into a quilt. Yikes! The … Continue reading

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Just what is being mimicked this time?

One graduate thesis presentation at SCI-Arch  that caught my eye was called Stack Vs. Pile by Cheeyoon Chun. I thought it was a beautiful presentation but wondered what in the world it had to do with architecture! I did hear … Continue reading

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Mimicry, nature and other odd ramblings

In my last post I talked about art mimicking nature. Well, I came across an article -purely by chance- that corresponds with my thoughts.  Here is the link I found on the BBC News site if anyone is interested in … Continue reading

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mimicking nature

I am constantly amazed at the correlation between the natural world and what I see in art.  My recent visit to SCI-Arch made me realize that there is a strong pull to do the same in the architectural context. It … Continue reading

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I’ll tell you a secret

I’m a hoarder! I’ve been collecting powdered pigments for years! I owe it all to my brother who sends me a check every year at christmas.  I decided years ago that I would use the money to purchase art supplies … Continue reading

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Breathing Easier

I have the sweetest students in my after school art classes. They did not hesitate a moment about sharing their colds and illnesses. To be honest, I doubt if there was intent at all. When everyone is sharing tools it … Continue reading

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