~~~ visitor ~~~~~ . . . a process . . . . . . . . long long ago . . . the bishop chess piece . . . before it was a bishop . . . was an elephant . . . and it jumped over pieces as it moved diagonally . . . . . associated with the jester . . . messenger … Continue reading New Work . . . Drawings, etc.
After a week of sluggish RSVPs, I began to wonder if this grand experiment was beginning to play itself out . . . but, of course, Monday Midnight Drawing Circle always surprises and delights . . . . . We were a total of nine . . . one came early and left early . . . one came late after spending most of the … Continue reading July 9 Monday Midnight Drawing Circle
. . . Wishing You Happy Independent Thought . . . . . . . . an understanding . . . . . Fire Karma . . . catching that summer rain . . . . . July 2nd Midnight Drawing Circle . . . the dancers . . . . . Continue reading Fresh Drawings
I built this drawer unit many years ago to house DVDs and the stereo for the TV . . . It’s a two feet deep, 42 inch wide Beast! It just happens to fit kinda perfectly in the trolley with just a few modifications . . . Luke was really good at working with my crooked construction and squaring it up for trolley . . … Continue reading Repurposed Drawers, Purdy Panel, Sink Hole
Another Monday Midnight Drawing Circle come and gone . . . . . fresh faces . . . familiar faces (can it be true I’ve only spent about four hours with these folks?) . . . Christians and skeptics discussing community outreach . . . talk of the common human custom of “first and second sleep” that died out around the 17th century . . … Continue reading July 2 Monday Midnight Drawing Circle
Trolley sink with nice faucet handles . . . and an aluminum & copper radiator thingy I can use to mount my charger / converter / inverter . . . (it can’t be mounted directly onto a combustible surface because it might get too hot) . . . . . 17 bucks out the door . . . . . Yay!! Continue reading Scrapyard Day!!
A few weeks ago a group of us got together to brainstorm ways to reach out to people who struggle with isolation and depression. Someone mentioned that sometimes, late at night, when some of her friends are struggling the most, they will go sit at a 24 hour coffee shop . . . simply to be around other people . . . . . So … Continue reading Monday Midnight Drawing Circle
I’ve been getting a lot of pleasure out of drawing lately . . . . . I draw a picture in sharpie on shiny photo paper, take a picture of it, email it to myself to move it to my laptop, and then play with color in GIMP . . . a free photoshop-type software . . . Yay GIMP! Continue reading Recent Drawings
Over the past year . . . much of the progress on this project has been the sssslow and arduous process of extricating myself from a sticks and bricks embedded existence toward a nomadic trolley life . . . . . As I near the end of the emotionally taxing sorting and moving process, Im able to turn my attention toward Trolley . . . … Continue reading Progress!