I am currently finishing up Metal + Glass classes, deciding (still!) what to bring/ship to Brooklyn towards further experiments and shipping remaining items over to Iceland in March (when I return from Brooklyn). The other day I stumbled upon even more folders of images from the 2012 trip to Iceland and have started to sift… Continue reading Prepping towards Iceland
WOW! The first couple of days into my KickStarter Campaign have been, quite honestly a shocker! I’m overwhelmed with gratitude to the friends, allies, colleagues and individuals that have supported this effort through link sharing and monetary donations! Thank YOU! Donations start at $10, but really you can donate/pledge with any amount! https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/491537605/artist-residency-studio-at-gullkistan-iceland Each reward… Continue reading AiR in Iceland
Check out what a current student has to say about nanopod: Hybrid Studio’s 8 week course! Thanks, Sacha! Working with metal.
Broken… v. Past participle of break. adj. 1. Forcibly separated into two or more pieces; fractured: a broken arm; broken glass. 2. Sundered by divorce, separation, or desertion of a parent or parents: children from broken homes; a broken marriage. 3. Having been violated: a broken promise. 4. a. Incomplete: a broken set of books.… Continue reading Broken
Beast are performative wearable living dioramas using multiple media to anthropomorphize the environmental crisis, and expose parallels to society’s treatment of women to inspire dialogue for change. Through my interpretation of Icelandic mythology and landscape, I try to create work that defines an intersection between emotions and our perception of the environment. I utilize glass… Continue reading razzle dazzle
Several days back someone mentioned a person (colleague?) from my past. This brought up many images and thoughts. One of which I hold strong to: People that feel they’ve arrived at a design idea/concept before anyone else are simply, delusional. Most likely if you’ve thought of it (a design/concept) it has already happened. This holds… Continue reading Creative Commons
Phew! These past months have been mad crazy trying to complete all of the costumes, hold workshops and classes, pay rent and bills… Fortunately I’ve had supplies like glass, beads, leather, fabric, and yarn kicking around the studio for YEaRS! Honestly though, to whomever is out there actually reading this, the primary concern now is:… Continue reading Motherload