I tune my harp. The pins sometimes need such a delicate touch it is as if I must only tap the handle of the tuner… and then there’s this exquisite turn of the pin. It is as soft as a breath. Just this and the strings go from sharp or flat to tune. I paint… Read More Tuning Pins and Paint Brushes
Back in the 1980s, I started a story I called Seeker and Slayer. Even years later, when I started to really build Ihyel, I knew where the story would go. And yet, I wrote on the map: Shelved Idea. I made notes. The earliest incarnation of the story I have somewhere in my files. Probably… Read More Shelved… for later.
The first CreativiTea happened. My friend Anita came. She’d taken classes at John C. Campbell, and now that she’s retired she’s beginning to expand on her interest in jewelry making. My daughter brought one of her friends from school–both are working on the AP portfolios in art in their last year of high school. The… Read More CreativiTea 1/24/2018