Oddment #9

Sometimes, life presents little moments of delight; if for no other reason than to remind us to really look, to pay attention to the details – because that’s where wonder lies. When I was working on some components for the sculpture I am doing for the Silver Skate Festival, I came across this little delight:… Read More

Silver Skate – an amazing day

Had a fabulous time at the Silver Skate Festival on the 16th! A long day, but well worth it. We got to the festival site about 9:30 Sunday morning, and started right in to work. Here I am in the background, looking rather pensive!  At this point, we had completed the interior portion of the… Read More

Fires of Fear, Part 2

This past Sunday at the Silver Skate Festival was the second day of the “Fires of Fear” sculpture event. This day was devoted to the creation of a collaborative work – one sculpture, made by all of us, to be committed to the flames on the Sunday night. The day’s work was quite a bit… Read More

Fires of Fear

Had an absolutely tremendous time at the Silver Skate Festival this past weekend! Wonderful bunch of other artists to work with, and the festival itself is really quite an event – a great blend of sport and cultural events (there are events going on this week too, culminating in weekend celebrations and closing). My thanks… Read More

Anticipation …

I went down to the Silver Skate Festival site this afternoon, to check out how things were developing, and to see where the fire sculptures are going to be made Saturday and Sunday. I think it’s going to be a fantastic weekend! There are some beautiful snow sculptures on site already, and there were artists… Read More