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Fact check: cave-washed cheese

Consider this blurry photograph of a description of cheese, alongside the cheese in question.

One phrase in particular might catch your eye, as it did mine this past Sunday: “Washed in our caves” 357 more words

Life In The City

Where We Play: Burnet Woods


Burnet Woods- Clifton

Overview: My introduction to Burnet Woods was through leading field trips as an educator with a local nonprofit. During the field trips, we stopped for lunch and a program at the Burnet Woods’ Trailside Nature Center, which is positively one of the hidden gems of our city. 350 more words

Family Life

A mult- medium card

I made this 5″x7″ card by combining three different medium, silkscreen, paper cut and paper sculpture.

I printed the silkscreen on both side then add the paper cutting and finally with the paper sculpture inside the card.

Alfred Ng Art

A book of three seasons

During the recent move of my studio, I unearthed  some of my old art works which were  done my art school days. One of them were the little  booklets of how to use the school l library. 188 more words

Alfred Ng Art

Honey, I'm home

It’s been a while since I posted here! I was hoping to be able to make some impromptu posts on my trip — maybe a photo with a few lines of what’s going on — but since my only electronic device with that capability was my phone, and every day I strove to conserve my phone’s battery for the key priority of Google Mapping public transit around each foreign city I was visiting — yeah, didn’t happen. 321 more words

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A Moving Experience

I’ve set this to autopost — well, really, all of these posts are set to autopost, that’s how I roll — but the point is, with this one, as you read it I am supervising the move of all my worldly goods from Wrigleyville on the north side of Chicago to the Prairie District on the south side. 636 more words

redheadedwolf reblogged this on redheaded wolf and commented:

I'm so excited for Sam. And there's a lot of truth here, that moving is about so much more than choosing a place to live and arranging for the relocation of all your physical belongings. I've only lived in one apartment since I moved out of my parents' house, and whenever I've considered going somewhere else, it ends up involving so many more questions about who I am and want to be -- especially what kind of neighborhood and apartment building with which I want to identify. Someday, for instance, I will live in a place with a dishwasher, and that will be such an evolution.

The meaning of true wealth

Scene one;
Two days before I moving out of my studio. I was cleaning and packing some odds and ends in my almost empty studio. Another artist on my floor stopped by my door and started talking to me. 364 more words

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