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Soundscape by Suzanne Uittenbogaard. To inspire children in her class to draw on a large piece of white paper with a dot stamped on it right in the centre of it. We both did the course – to become … Continue reading
This is not New Orleans, nor Naples. Spotted in Amsterdam Noord, the northern part of town, across the river. On a grey day, so I put some yellow in. It struck me, as very uncommon.
I’ve just come back from Venice, Italy. The green of the lagoon, moving wildly, yet so calming.
Looking forward to visiting again next October 🙂 [now play the music]
Staring at the fabulous marble pattern for maybe just a moment too long, I started to see the face of Freddy Mercury… …which reminded me of… the wonderful rare recording that was handed to me on a special playlist, … Continue reading
This is a soundscape composed by Su, my fellow student in the artist teacher training BIK. She played this to a group of 7 year olds to inspire a drawing class. The only clue they were given was a … Continue reading
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
Eva Cassidy, I didn’t know her, my sister* left her name on a napkin, to check it out. The song I heard before (here featuring Michael Bolton – I know, but!) it’s the type of song that can … Continue reading