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My first experiment with Pate de Verre

I spent a lot of time trawling the internet and reading books and articles about Pate de Verre (trans: paste of glass) so that I could begin experimenting with this technique.  393 more words

Sculptural Forms

Finding Life After Academia — and Not Feeling Bad About It - NYTimes.com

According to a 2011 National Science Foundation survey, 35 percent of doctorate recipients — and 43 percent of those in the humanities — had no commitment for employment at the time of completion.

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Magical Moment Mondays: Liftoff

Last week I had the pleasure of taking a few days off to fly out to California and visit my husband Andy’s family. There were many magical moments on the trip—moments with family members eating, chatting and sipping wine to name a few. 339 more words

Poetry & Readings

The Prometeo Quartet at New Directions (Sweden)

>> New Directions Festival | May 24, 2014 |

The Prometeo Quartet is to perform Salvatore Sciarrino’s Esercizi di tre stili and Quartetto No. 8, within New Directions Festival. 50 more words


Duo Dillon-Torquati at New Directions (Sweden)

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On May 23, 2014, 7.15pm, at New Directions Festival

Francesco Dillon (cello) and Emanuel Torquati (piano) together form the duo that not only performs the classical standars with virtuosity but they take this on with ambition and a open mind. 66 more words