Have you ever been contemplating registering your toddler in collage artwork lessons? Aside from Harvey and Ackroyd, who have an acclaimed history of creating environmental artwork, a lot of what was presented in these two shows was artists dipping their tow into this space. I carry wax paper with me when I journey, so I can work on a number of journal pages in a row, and not look ahead to pages to dry fully.
I’ve used wax paper when I’ve gesso’d in airplanes (very dry air) and — at the other extreme — in sultry, humid Houston. Just like a painting is balanced in coloration and lightweight, nursing is balanced in science and art. In contrast to Hemingway’s complexity, the work of Carver and Barthelme appears to want a way of simplicity, even purity, in American literature, evident in a want for ‘quietening’ the short story of that point.… Read More