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Monthly Archives: April 2019
Images by Nina Westervelt for The New York Times for an article on Pole Dancing Without Nudity, a report by Siobhan Burke. “It’s a great way for me to de-stress, add some creativity, and all those types of things,” … Continue reading
More eyes I collected.
I have been collecting images of the eye in creative expressions. It seems the eye is a versatile and powerful symbol.
This week I also conducted a workshop with the youngest in school, 6 year olds. They were explained that we need more insects and flowers, but we have little space for flower fields in the city. Therefor we need to … Continue reading
One of the first results from a workshop I did at the Flevopark School in my neighborhood. Insects are in danger and we need to help them. By inventing new, hybrid species, we can do this. This funky flying … Continue reading
One from the unpublished drafts folder.
Tomorrow I am doing a workshop with 11 and 12 year olds on insects. As an artist I inspire them (diverge in educational lingo) to create a new insect, a man-made hybrid of technology and biology, to survive – and … Continue reading
My mother’s sewing machine, a wedding gift. I can’t believe I threw it out. My son made some beautiful pieces with it. Read about it in my post here