July 2010

26 Jul

Birthday Levitation

It’s my birthday today and I thought I’d mark it with a self portrait. I haven’t taken one in quite some time and last year I didn’t do a birthday portrait because I wasn’t feeling great. A year later and things are much better because I’ve made a lot of the changes and taken my […]

25 Jul

Art on the Street

I love this raven and tree paste up, as see near Granville Island and Fourth Avenue. Interesting work by Office Supplies Incorporated. The coffee cup that says fart. This cracks me up.

23 Jul

Forgotten Knowledge: Progress Report

This week I’ve been working away at the individual altered books that will be assembled into the installation for the Container Art show. I set a goal to complete ten of these by the end of this week and as of yesterday afternoon I finished number eight. I’m very pleased with how this project is […]

19 Jul

Altered Book: Circle Away and Return

This is a very photo heavy blog entry because I wanted to document the process of making one of my altered books. I chose this one specifically because it is my first book with movable parts. It was a very involved process and I had a lot of figuring out to do as I went […]

18 Jul

Good News: Container Art & The Eastside Culture Crawl

The last few weeks I’ve been stressing over the mail because two important items I’d sent off in June were taking a REALLY long time to show up at their intended destination. I hate things like this because there is absolutely nothing I can do about lost mail. One of these items was a cheque […]

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