October 2014 Blog Posts (6)

Andy Warhol. Screen Test 3. Edie Sedgwick.

Some were famous (think Bob Dylan) and some anonymous. They sat for Andy Warhol who completed around 500 silent screen tests. They were not screen tests in the conventional sense. Maybe more of a test for the person and the prospective viewer.

“They were all asked to pose to be captured by Warhol’s stationary 16mm Bolex movie camera on silent, black and white, 100-foot rolls of film. Each screen test was exactly the same length, lasting…


Added by Philip McMullen on October 27, 2014 at 12:32pm — No Comments

"Dewdrop World" 5 layers of dynamically illuminated carved glass

This  preview video (see link at end of post)  shows 5 sheets of carved glass, with integrated dynamic lighting. The design is all original and everything in it is imaginary, but resonant with reality in a dream-like sort of way (I hope!). The design is made to suggest multiple storylines, and not all portions of the image are necessarily taking place at the same time.... This video is less than 5 minutes long, a time-lapse of a program that is actually about 20 minutes long. It is set…


Added by Samuel H. Bates on October 20, 2014 at 10:00pm — No Comments

Dealing With Fear And My Tribute To Alan Henning

Dealing With The Fear of Death and My tribute to Mr. Alan Henning.


In the light of the recent public TV slayings of two US journalists and two Aid workers by the infamous terrorist group know as ISIS, I was moved to respond.  The fear-mongering, cowardly terrorists know their game of terror and horror well.  Their remix of medieval brutality and…


Added by Julian Raven on October 16, 2014 at 9:30pm — 2 Comments

Civa Journey-P.J.

Im inspired by this amazing work I am seeing on Civa as a new member! Looking forward to perfecting my work as a Child of God and anyone who is willing to pass on techniques and help me to achieve my desire to glorify God and minister to the world through art I look forward to meeting! Add me as a friend so we can connect! As a junior in college im in pursuit of this desire and to see where God is going…

Added by Peter J. Toland Jr on October 16, 2014 at 11:43am — No Comments

Portraits of Saints, Known and Unknown, my PTSD art therapy project:

Do you love Saints?  Maybe you'll find your favorite one at: 

Bridget's  #Art #Sketchbook from The Sketchbook Project 2014! http://buff.ly/1D3CAwn…


Added by Bridget Heckman on October 12, 2014 at 9:00am — 1 Comment

a small but meaningful commission

This is a crystal wedding cake topper that I just shipped out to some folks in the Seattle area. It has a wood base specially designed to link into the doweling structure inside the cake, and it is accented with 24 karat gold leaf details. I enjoyed working with the mythic theme:…


Added by Samuel H. Bates on October 4, 2014 at 5:15pm — No Comments

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