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Catch Up- Week 6

First week of solo tours.  I was nervous about preparing an entire hour worth of a tour by myself but I was excited because the first tour I had to give was with a group of high school photography student.  446 more words

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Catchup- Week Five

I entered week five pretty intimidated.  I had a lot on my plate and I did not feel prepared.  But it ended up going surprisingly smoothly.  544 more words

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I have been doing a lot of research on tapestry and the practice of weaving. I wanted to share a contemporary approach to weaving through the video of the performance piece… 10 more words

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Around the Gallery: Verdure Tapestry

I choose this work to discuss on my Curious Creatures tour.  I was interested in bringing in a tapestry and I was really into the griffin and dragon in the center of the work.  269 more words

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Art Tape

Featuring the AIC and my favorite Talking Heads song.

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Week 4

This was an odd week in my touring schedule.  I only had two students tours, and one family tour with Shannon.

On Wednesday I was thrust back into touring with an ABC tour, a group of pre-schoolers.  454 more words

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Around the Gallery: FGT

Being in the museum 5 days a week I have noticed myself becoming almost desensitized to all these great works of art.  There have been certain points during this internship in which a work would grab my attention or I may have noticed in a different way. 160 more words

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