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30 Days of Creativity with the NGV

January has been a bit of a quasi holiday month – I wasn’t teaching, apart from a couple of school holidays classes, and I wasn’t doing much in my… 114 more words


Drought Imagery on my Homepage

I completed these eight etching collages last year when I sensed that atmospheric conditions could herald another drought, hopefully without the severity of the last unforgettable one. 124 more words



The Family Research Council, Focus on the Family, and The Christian Coalition have just issued a report condemning certain Christmas carols as “un-Christ-like, un-Christian, unfriendly to family values, and aiding in the advancement and glorification of certain un-American lifestyles.” 645 more words


"Landforms" 2015, Reflection

Karijini, 2014, intaglio and frottage

Etching by Water, 2014, intaglio and frottage.

Rust 1, 2014, intaglio, collage and staples.

Three artworks from my series titled… 542 more words


Frottage: Introduction (part three)

The family tree is not the only way to envision diaspora, and I turn to theorists of “thinghood” to suggest a model for envisioning the black diaspora and for framing black diasporic queerness. 1,894 more words


Frank's Gone #Friday! #Focus on the #Functionality and #Fun of #Art

“Aim higher in case you fall short.” ― Suzanne Collins, Catching Fire – Jasper Johns:

Painting and Advanced Painting: Painting and Color Schemes

Goals:  512 more words


The Guermantes Way (À la recherche du temps perdu 3) by Marcel Proust

I’m caffeinated up to the eyeballs and on holiday in the backwoods of Finland, and have spent the last two days alternating between staring out of a cabin’s window at the empty wilderness of a Scandinavian lake and staring into, living within, the pages of the third volume of Marcel Proust’s… 1,769 more words

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