Artist Residencies · Iceland AiRs · Unclassified

Augmenting reality

From Old Norse auga, from Proto-Germanic *augô, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃ekʷ- ‎(“eye; to see”). Cognates include Latin oculus Since early Spring I have been messing around with Unity and Arduino (actually I have been playing with Arduino for a couple years…) slowly building knowledge towards a new iteration of Wonderlandish combined with the Air We Breath. The idea that the fundamental act of observing… Continue reading Augmenting reality

Iceland: Kickstarter

Kickstarter thank YOUs, Iceland & more

55 backers pledged $5,695 to help bring this project to life! That said, I didn’t receive the full amount shown. Kickstarter takes a percentage plus, the credit card companies take a percentage, then there were banking issues.. you name it, obtaining this funding hasn’t been easy but it is no less appreciated! Massive gratitude for taking this campaign over the… Continue reading Kickstarter thank YOUs, Iceland & more

Artist Residencies · Iceland: Kickstarter · Inspiration/Musings · Unclassified

Iceland or Bust II

OM Thor’s beard!!  The campaign has reached its goal!!!  Shouting out the Immigrant Song as sung by Karen O!!   Sending immediate thank you’s and hugs to the family members, friends, supporters and allies that took the time to check out my KickStarter campaign, pledge money and/or share the campaign link! Immense gratitude! Valkyries: Charles Teran!! Charlie!!!!!… Continue reading Iceland or Bust II

Inspiration/Musings · Unclassified

looking for the joke with a microscope…

Yay!! Happy holidays everyone! Just. Managed. To get the last of the orders out!! Good thing too as I fly out tomorrow for Montreal! We’re only there for a couple of days but it will still be nice to get out of Toronto. Plus, we finally captured a reservation at Au Pied de Cochon… which… Continue reading looking for the joke with a microscope…

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Art, fear & video tapes.

I wish that I could stay on top of blogging but other things get in the way. Workshops, classes, Facebook!!, experimentation, filling orders etc., etc. Something I’ve been wanting to super desperately share is happening soon!! So, I think it is safe to now mention it..? Back in January I received a message from Pascal… Continue reading Art, fear & video tapes.

Inspiration/Musings · Posts associated with groups

December Talk About: Where do you aspire to be in 5 years?

The plan is to construct a school that teaches workshops and courses in metalsmithing, flameworking, kiln casting, welding, and (on a small scale) glass blowing. On site lodging will be included (or optional), along with lovingly prepared organic, vegan, celiac, vegetarian friendly meals. Green roofs! Locally grown produce! Here’s the deal: In the next two… Continue reading December Talk About: Where do you aspire to be in 5 years?

Exhibitions/Installations · Inspiration/Musings · Unclassified

An unNatural History

I am so excited! At last the soundscape created for work under the same title, is available on CD Baby! In 2008 I was invited by the executive director of Urban Glass, Dawn Bennett to create a body of work to be featured in SOFA, 2009. Due to the nature of my work, the distance… Continue reading An unNatural History