marvel: SPRING BREAK EDITION

it was pretty amazing. i caught the fever. this really kinda killed me: naturally, a favorite… thanks to chris and bruce for making the first day of spring break a big colorful fun one! not all heroes wear capes but i think most of them wear antiperspirant.

one day you’re on a very pitched roof,

The next you’re the back half of a giant tardigrade. We’re having a semi-spring break week or two — because we never really take breaks, even at Christmas — and these are two kids looking for the extra hunkering down of Home. So reading out loud, rockstars-in-our-living-room YouTube time, getting a pizza or Popeye’s… and…

testing testing… our mojo

This afternoon right before Chris and Bruce came to hang out we we shot this video (during which I talked), and then the separate mp4 file to use as a voice over. We wanted to make sure we could do a voice-over manually, as it could be necessary in a project we are going to…

home stretch, The Sketchbook Project

Béla is finished. Claudia, almost. The most lip-pursing endeavor of the year. We have a number of projects going on that all have outside-imposed deadlines and are 98% finished. Capstone projects have been set aside for these; Benny Hill and Elizabeth I are just malingering. But we are going to feel a real change of…

sacred geometry and tape-and-foil doll clothing

She started last night with just back-to-back tape. I didn’t want to tell her her apron looked like a butcher’s apron but then Tucker told her immediately. GRL is written across Nakia’s new top. “That’s how people write it now,” she told me. “They can’t be bothered to write out the whole word.” She went…

various (incomplete)

I know this kid who suddenly had a passionate desire to see the water bill be lower than it’s ever been. We talked to our neighbors and ours is, and has for years, been ridiculous compared to the friends around us. Béla’s very vested in this and he suggested that the fact that the third…