This blog post is about the seventh mask, Violet Crown Snake created for the Prismic Vision NYE event hosted by the Body Earth Collective in Longmont. Read the previous posts in this series about Rabbit, Skunk, Swan. Antelope, Bat, & Hawk and other posts about the beginnings of the process as a whole and the success of the actual event. This is the final post in this series. Be sure to Follow my blog to catch all the updates. It has been so wonderful writing and reflecting on
When Dorothy finds the Red Shoes in “The Wizard of Oz” the course of her adventure dramatically shifts. She now has the key to come full circle to her hearts desire, to return home. But perhaps the power to come home and fulfill her hearts desire was inside Dorothy’s feet from the start, perhaps the shoes were simply a foil for the power already residing deep inside? Its easy to think that the magic is outside of ourselves, and with the right tool, costume, trinket, or boon o
I’ve created wearable art with VIDA (a company committed to creating clothing in a socially conscious way) and would like to share my first designs with you. All the items I’ve designed are available now, and can be found on my personal collection page. The designs were pulled from some of my favorite pieces created over the past 3 years. They all capture a sense of joy and exuberance that I know I aspire to include in my life everyday. Adorn yourself with one of these elegan
My design has a chance to be selected for the newest addition to W&H’s Boulder Artist Series by being produced on to an EVOCATEUR cuff. If I win, I will share in the proceeds of every future sale of that cuff. Now is the time to vote! My Entry for Canvas to Cuff Celestial Being #6 Two winners will be chosen (1 professional and 1 student) by in store and online voting. Follow the link for online voting and share with your friends and family. The Boulder community is deciding,
What’s better for spring than new bright clothing? New clothing designed by your good friend and artist! My new collection “Magic Carpets” was created with a series of little paintings I created to deconstruct. I loved them so much I decided to create a whole collection of goodies for you to wear and use and have in your home. Check it out! My favorite products from this collection Floor Pillows: These are brand new to Society6 and I think they are truly fabulous. Get Comfy.
Role Playing Games are a great way to generate ideas for stories, artistic projects, and costumes. Last summer I played in a home brew game with some of my girlfriends who wanted to girls only game. We settled on a super hero setting and went on to tell a tale of heroic deeds and comic antics. My character was the Avant Guard, who had come to own a magical set of paintbrushes from ancient China that let her manipulate the world around her. Formally an artist, she was determin
For those who don’t know Burning Man is a wild event that happens in the desert of Nevada at the end of the August. For 7 dusty days participants show up in one of the most inhospitable places in the world to build a city filled with art, music, and just about anything else you can think up. I went this year for the first time and i’m still processing the experience. I saw the most awe-inspiring fires, the wackiest art, the most splendid random acts of kindness, and so much
This is the schedule for my Performance starting tomorrow, Monday April 18th. This schedule is subject to change so check back before heading out. The project is to appear in these places dressed in white with paint and a sign that says “Paint Me.” I will stay for an hour and see what happens. Simple as that. ^_^ #Costume #Experiment #2011 #Film #SocialScience #Painting #Guerilla