Tuesday, March 14, 2017
Wednesday, March 08, 2017
“The important thing isn’t the house. It’s the ability to make it. You carry that in your brain and in your hands, wherever you go."and also,
"Once you know how, you can always do that, no matter what. You won’t forget."Oberlin's communications office did a fun project in January, traveling campus to document all the things people were doing during Winter Term. If you scroll down to 10:20am, you'll see my hands teaching a book structure; at 10:50pm and later, you'll see a former student marbling.
My paper dress show is doing well, with consistent sales—so gratifying! Here is a post from one of the companies that made a pattern that I used. Now, back to admin.
Monday, March 06, 2017
Wednesday, March 01, 2017
On a regular hanger, you'd never see the hood on this one!
Five of the small dresses are on pedestals.
The rest are on the opposite wall.
Suminagashi jacket and woodblock print skirtJoe, who showed me a picture of a movie starring Elvis that he saw: he took a picture of the screen because he so loved the 60s jacket on the woman playing opposite him. I took that as inspiration and changed the design, which is much more obvious on the backside:
The show opens Friday at Still Point Gallery, and I'll give a talk (with props!) at 6:30 and 7:30pm. Here's all the info.