last weekend

was the Whittlesea community festival….. we made bunting out of children’s drawings….. and a few signs to show the way and i have to show you the work of Paul Blackman whose magic touch always adds to a festival or event……

other work

Art days are on hold, a community festival has my attention. I spent the day scanning and laminating art drawn by primary school children to the provocation of “your favourite place” many beautiful drawings. 4 schools, 4 completely different responses and mediums Its been great to see how the different teachers have responded to the themes and inspired their classes. yay to art No Pictures………sorry!  

Friday night

I hung the paper drops i have been working in the dance studio. I invited 2 friends, we turned on the theater lights (basic and limited) put on some music danced and played. I’m very excited about this work, i think it has much potential. it was lovely to stand and play amongst the paper. Later when the lights were off it was incredibly peaceful, and a little airy to be in it, like standing in a forest. So there is a new working tittle… In the forest Its a place for the creatures ,that emerge in my impro, to play…

curious

One of my new years resolutions had been to make and present a work for May 2012. While my concept had simplified I still intended to present something. So i booked a small community gallery. Dates set, i went home to check emails etc And sitting there was an invitation to join a tour with an interactive children’s show to the US. A moment’s hesitation is this a test about my commitment to my own art making process ? or just another wonderful opportunity in the journey of life. I have said yes It’s hard to turn down an adventure, esp…