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studio journal

Enigma Variations.

Enigma Variations.

"Just do your work. And if the world needs your work it will come and get you. And if it doesn't, do your work anyway." — Kiki Smith

Solace in decay, or who needs action when you've got words?

Solace in decay, or who needs action when you've got words?

We've listened to Meat Puppets ll a few times this week at home and in the studio. What is it about his voice? It's ... not good ....


aggregations.

aggregations.

This aggregation of form must be like the slow building of a snail shell. The work is in just adding to what’s there: starting at that one spot where the growth left off, working your way around but always spiraling outward, always adding on to — each movement contributing to something larger. Aggregations.

crackers. (plus a bonus kitten)

crackers. (plus a bonus kitten)

...  It’s all very satisfyingly witchy, having these magical vats doing my bidding all over the house, relying on me to tend them but also mostly doing their own thing ...

heathen prayer beads

heathen prayer beads

... I decided that I deserve some too, so I made them, because I'm my own god, I guess? Or at least, I'm my own disorganized but somehow lovable sentient creature.