October 2008

28 Oct

Five Things Meme

This came my way from Ariane. 5 Things I was doing 10 years ago: – working on a series of graveyard photos printed with liquid light on roof tiles – on a month long trip in Spain and Italy with my cousin – working at the Peel Heritage Complex – learning Photoshop/Illustrator/QuarkXpress/html/ – wishing for […]

26 Oct

Jellyfish are Pretty

Good Things: 1. Having a weekend that was busy, fun, and restful. 2. Hanging out at Blenz writing letters, drinking hot chocolate, and doodling on someone’s arm. 3. Getting inspired to work on a new project and it’s due in two weeks. 4. Spending time wandering the city, hanging out with a friend, looking in […]

13 Oct


I celebrated thanksgiving dinner with friends yesterday evening, and one of the questions asked was, “what are you thankful for?” The conversation was sidetracked well before it came time for me to answer, but it had been the exact question I’d been asking myself in an unfinished blog entry mere hours before. I wasn’t able […]

06 Oct

Good Things

Week 22 – Maggie, from my 52 weeks self portrait series. 10 Good Things from the Weekend: 1. Being part of the most personal and special wedding I’ve ever attended. My friends Marc and Jacquie really did things right. 2. Sitting at the Blenz in Horseshoe Bay enjoying a lovely morning while waiting to catch […]

03 Oct

Speaking Truth with Picturesque but Disciplined Extravagance

The above image is this week’s collage in my moleskine sketchbook. The gold metallic, vaguely round pieces of paper are the wrappers from chocolate coins eaten by Matt. They were given to him by Travis and the left over paper made its way to me after the chocolate was gone. It’s like the circle of […]

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