31 May 2009

29 May 2009

"so, what are you doing this week-end?"

"maybe picnic leftovers, or the landfill...there's a flock of us headed over there."

28 May 2009

pool party...
even goddesses do laundry...what did you think the big dipper was, decoration?

these are just the socks, and the onesies...

26 May 2009

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I've been given a creative blogger award from angie, in australia. thank you!


click title above to visit her, and below for photos of australia. yanchep appears to be an australian beach town, near a well-known national park. i've provided a link below that features one couple's visit: 


i've been directed to pass this on to five blogs, but i would like you, the reader, to click on five links or followers that i have listed to the left of my page...so many imaginative and inventive blogs that i cannot narrow my favorites to five.
magazine ad, marker experiment, textiles...
textures and patterns, inspiration notebook...
rainy day colors, inspiration notebook...

25 May 2009

memorial day

honored with flowers and grief, 
as glory fades, 
we return by deliberate fire or passive time, 
to soot and ashes and moth wings' dust...

22 May 2009

no heirs...the silent generation.




http://www.abmc.gov

american battle monuments commission, with links to the american cemetery in normandy, and many others...

21 May 2009

obi(sash), representing the nine decades of a fortunate life, and the mandatory rafts...
pocket protector, for tattoo artists...

16 May 2009

stanley william hayter
oiseau de feu, 1935

this artist's work was the hidden treasure discovered during my visit to the british museum. while browsing in a second-hand bookstore in florida, i found this out-of-print catalogue which featured his work:

avant-garde british printmaking 1914-1960

frances carey and antony griffiths
christopher richard wynne nevinson
the road from arras to bapaume, 1918, lithograph

featured in a catalogue: avant-garde british printmaking 1914-1960

frances carey and antony griffiths


eduardo paolozzi, artist
man's head, lithograph, 1952

featured in a catalogue: avant-garde british printmaking 1914-1960

frances carey and antony griffiths


"Before you can blame an individual for their choices, you have to make sure they have the same choices as everyone else."

Bix , the fanatic cook.