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I’m back! Back in the Laugarvatn groooove

Many years since I was here, on the glacier I was passin’ my time away To the left and to the right, volcanoes towering to the sky It’s outta sight in the dead of night Here I am, and in this land, with a fistful of króna And baby, you’d better believe I’m back! Back… Continue reading I’m back! Back in the Laugarvatn groooove

Artist Residencies · Iceland: Kickstarter · Unclassified

Kickstarter update #24 is up!

Dear Backers,  Hope you have been enjoying your holiday celebrations {if you celebrate} and/or enjoying time away from the daily grind. Quiet time is always good! I want to thank you all again for your support. Items have been gradually shipping, making their way out to you since November 2015.   Some items take a bit… Continue reading Kickstarter update #24 is up!

Artist Residencies · creation & developement 2014-15 · Iceland: Kickstarter · Inspiration/Musings

random thoughts

screen printing on glass screen printing on metal sandblasting and carving glass tig or mig= pros & cons of both bringing a kiln home A co-Gullkistan-AiR, conspirator and colleague, Susan Williams shared some fun images she took when I was setting up the kiln for its 1st firing. Some deserve to be flip-booked, anyways, here are… Continue reading random thoughts

Artist Residencies · creation & developement 2014-15 · Iceland: Kickstarter

otherworldy time travels

Andrei and I camped out at the glacial lagoon. On the ocean side. Thankfully, I woke at 4am, just in time to quickly move our vehicle before the tide over took us! This was definitely a water filled day. I snapped the image above as I recorded the water sounds. Sinking the hydrophone between the… Continue reading otherworldy time travels

Artist Residencies · creation & developement 2014-15 · Iceland: Kickstarter · Unclassified

dream time

the days here are growing long as my time here grows short.  full disclosure: I do not want to return to Toronto. It’s beautiful here. And as most of you know, who ever actually reads this, I love Iceland and think you could pretty much plop me down anywhere on the island and I would… Continue reading dream time

Artist Residencies · creation & developement 2014-15 · Iceland: Kickstarter

Gullkistan

Approximately 20 days left. Already this brings a heaviness to my heart. My time away brings the awareness forward…  While in the end I was in love with Taos, New Mexico I was happy to move on, break up. Iceland feels profound, like coming home. Like my first time visiting Taos. And while I enjoy Reykjavik,… Continue reading Gullkistan

Artist Residencies · creation & developement 2014-15 · Iceland: Kickstarter

Trip to Laugarvatn

Vatn means water. I split taxi faire with two artists also heading to Gullkistan. Turns out Gull means: gold. Kistan means chest. Chest of gold (think pirate treasure) is where I am staying and that is the name of one of the mountains near-by. Day 2 (Gullkistan): Everyone went to bed early last night. it… Continue reading Trip to Laugarvatn