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I remember when we got our first telephone. It was black. When you lifted the receiver, a live person on the other end helped you connect to whomever you wished to call. 345 more words


Klunker is a seven inch round experiment where I tried casting colored clearie marbles in with the melted plastics. It came out fairly colorful and abstract but what I discovered about casting marbles and other bits of minerals, etc., in plastic is that you need to leave at least an inch or more of melted plastic around the bits, etc., or you risk the chance that the outer edge will split. 81 more words


The Stingrays 7 - Gattling Butt

Fred had taken point as we pedaled our bikes past some people unloading a pickup truck full of furniture.  He had finally finished his new candy apple blue paint job on his beloved stingray on Friday and wanted to show off.   1,904 more words

The Diaries

Synthesis on the Nursery Slopes and Turbulent Flow in the Studio.

It was a cold, crazy day, complete with freak hail and sunbursts, when we (Lindsey Colbourne, Dr Jonathan Malarkey and myself) met at the barn in Nant Peris for our second “play day” for Pontio Synthesis project. 448 more words

Fine Art

Wednesday Wanderings: Simply Marble-ous

This week, we have a theme- marbles! See what some people have done with those little, colored glass balls.

Some wood, marbles, and magnets, and this is the neatest Rube Goldberg machine I’ve seen in a while: 161 more words

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