Philadelphia, in my studio... which is attached to my home.
My ability to focus is more variable these days. I'm wanting to do immersive messy sculpture stuff right now more than careful brushwork. But otherwise my process is the same. Oh, I've learned to work while my kids are in the building, something I totally couldn't do before the lockdown.
Whats last or current song you listened to (no cheating, we all have naughty
Paradise City by GNR was playing in my husband's studio when I walked through it a few minutes ago. I stopped and played air guitar for a minute.
"Afterlife" with Ricky Gervais
"What it Means To Write about Art" by Jarrett Earnest
Smoky blackbean soup on rice and loaded up with toppings like sour cream, shredded red cabbage, red onion, cilantro, lettuce, black olives.
What's the next thing you are going to cook?
Chicken pot pie has been requested for tonight.
If everything in your house was going to be the same colour what colour
White or something earthy
"can you unload the dishwasher?"
Not really, but I have been known to knock on wood.
What makes you laugh (feel free to share any videos, memes, record a
My husband, Tyler, comes from a very funny family so it is really built-in. He's not a lampshade-head, life of the party type but he can destroy with a voice or an impression, an observation or a completely, intentionally inappropriate comment. For example, I just read aloud the drawing prompt options for this questionnaire ending with "draw the last text you received." It had no sooner left my mouth than I received the text:"horse fellating a monkey."
Which artist-living or dead would you like to share your quarantine practice with? Why?
Definitely Cezanne! (just kidding, I have kids.) Were any of the great abstract expressionists non-smokers? It would be cool to watch Lee Krasner or Joan Mitchell at work. Or Eva Hesse.
We are probably going to get through a lot of these homework sheets - so
We are putting together a mixtape - what’s your go to song for dancing ?
being in the studio ?
Lately, a Pandora station based on the song "Fight Test" by the Flaming Lips.
chilling out ?
Glenn Miller, The Shins, John Prine
falling in love ?
"First Day of My Life" by Bright Eyes was our first dance song at our wedding.
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