Posts tagged "student"

Inch By Inch, Row By Row

Inch By Inch, Row By Row

Do you know the song writ­ten by David Mal­lett enti­tled “Gar­den Song”? I heard it sung by John Den­ver on The Mup­pet Show years ago and adopted it as my per­sonal theme song: Inch by inch, row by row, Gonna make this gar­den grow. All it takes is a rake and a hoe And a piece of...
Learning Scientific Illustration

Learning Scientific Illustration

With a lot of hem­ming and haw­ing on my part and a lot of urg­ing on Eric and Johann’s part, I started tak­ing art classes again. Eric received an email to Yale Peabody Museum mem­bers about the sci­en­tific illus­tra­tion pro­gram the museum cre­ated with Con­necti­cut Nat­ural Sci­ence Illus­tra­tors. Classes would be held at the Yale...
Inspiration

Inspiration

My absolute favorite ani­ma­tion is this short called “The Pot­ter” cre­ated by Josh Bur­ton as his final senior the­sis project for Savan­nah Col­lege of Art and Design in 2005. It’s about how a mas­ter pot­ter brings his work to life and gen­tly guides his young appren­tice in learn­ing the craft. Ever since my hus­band dis­cov­ered “The...