Friday, March 27, 2009

Darn





Sock darning, an abandoned practice of repair, meditatively performed in front of relentlessly streaming media.

Socks with holes, yarn, video
2 hour performance: March 27, 2009

video 1: agriculture industry film, Monsanto industry film, Growing Power documentary
video 2: American Experience “Crash of 1929”, Frontline “Meltdown, Barak Obama Inaugural Address
video 3: Godfrey Reggio “Koyaanisqatsi”
video 4: Godfrey Reggio “Powaqqatsi”

Wednesday, March 11, 2009

Shibori Tea Party





Guests were invited to steep tea from hand tied organza bags. After drinking, bags were dried, stitching and contents removed, and bag cloth was redistributed to it's drinker. Tea had dyed the cloth and resisted where stitches had been to create pattern on cloth.

Organza, loose tea, honey
event: March 4, 2009