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The Creative Process

While unpacking boxes, as I settle into my childhood home, I came across my research from teaching Contemporary Art & Design at Chowan University a few years ago. 244 more words

Art Education

Finish: Cornflower Blue

C O R N F L O W E R   B L U E 

This beautiful matte blue glaze has the ability to transform in the kiln. 60 more words


Baby Cards!

My co-workers seem to be procreating at an alarming rate, so I’ve been busy making “newborn,” cards.

I only had one set of stamps that could be used for baby cards. 320 more words


Chenille Bracelet with Beaded Bead

I used tubular Chenille stitch for this bracelet. (Sara Spoltore has a detailed video tutorial for this stitch.) The finished pattern in mine looks different from hers because of the bead types that I used — a small change in size or type makes for quite a change, doesn’t it? 306 more words


手製蔴雀 Handcrafted Mahjong

We had a great afternoon with Master King (景叔), one the few remaining Mahjong tile craftsmen in Hong Kong. Mahjong is a tile-based game originated in China during the Qing dynasty. 280 more words


Pohon tunggal / single tree

Background story

Pohon ini merupakan salah satu karya pertama saya. awal nya terbayang banyak element yang ingin saya masukan kedalam karya ini. tapi setelah jadi, akhirnya saya lepas semuanya dan saya putuskan untuk tetap minimalis. 80 more words