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Tower, Tall, Team

I finally got an art studio class: Beginning Sculpture!

Our first assignment was to explore the capabilities of cardboard through creating a large tower as a group. 331 more words



After finding a carpet roll tube in a skip we decided that we wanted to make our own totem pole, so we set about drawing and painting it and then with some team work and effort we lugged it up a really big hill to stand it up in all it’s glory overlooking the valleys of South Wales… 93 more words


Family Portrait - Totem Pole Style

A dear friend is getting hitched this week so I thought a family portrait would make a nice gift. After thinking for a while, it came to me– 162 more words

Illustration And Art

Day at the Museum of Anthropology

My previous post about the Museum masks seemed like the photo was of a ‘mask’.  I realized that later it was a picture of a face on a totem pole, not a mask.  54 more words

Poetry 9

Today I have chosen a poem from another long-time favourite of mine, Pattiann Rogers. Combining a naturalist’s eye with a deep spiritual understanding, Pattiann is a great and well-celebrated poet.  1,123 more words

Poetry Month 2014


We women – not just singing birds, or peacocks, or doves – but birds of power and beauty and strength – how would we fly? What would be our course, our migration routes, our prey, our nesting grounds? Where are yours?