The Intention of this Blog
is to share my adventure of repurposing my family farm into art space and re-rooting myself in an 'old fashioned' way of life with my folks, the original Do-It-Yourselfers. It is a platform for me to share with others the things that I learn as I apprentice myself to my parents and grandparents.
"You cannot express, whatever your walk in life, unless you have a system of expression; and you cannot have a system of expression unless you have a prior system of cognate thinking and feeling; and you cannot have a system of thinking and feeling unless you have had a basic system of living." -Louis Sullivan "The Kindergarten Chats: The Art of Expression: 1"
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Category Archives: Bouja for the Barn
oday I threw pitchers and serving bowls for the Bouja. Throwing large pitchers is challenging for me, so I like it. They will probably get chicken paintings on them again, since that was so well received.
fter helping 50 2nd graders make Tangrams out of clay all morning at the Paramount Art Center, I came home and mixed up a few test glazes for Bouja Bowls and glazed a kiln load worth. I also snuck … Continue reading
ad a blast printing posters for the Bouja in Mary Bruno’s studio yesterday all day. It took me a few hours just to set all the <-type. Find Mary’s website filled with her awesome work in the sidebar links … Continue reading