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October 30, 2007

Episode 71: A Walk in the Woods


~ we find and walk "Hummingbird Mountain"
~ self-portraits on the bulletin board
~ a note on "cycles"
~ Center Square hat finished; lace (new and old) blocked; Handmaiden Sea Silk
~ a countdown of mummies
~ Art as a Way of Life from Heron Dance
~ ATC theme for November: Gather
~ and more... Plus, great podsafe music. (Length: 40 min )


Featured Podsafe Music:

Intro Clip: Jim Fidler ~ All I Really Wanted [PMN]
Lesley Gore - Better Angels PMN
Tim Thacker - Sunrise Walk [PNM]
Owen Roberts - Bay to Maples [PNM]


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October 23, 2007

Episode 70: Queen's Tea


~ gramma comes to visit!
~ queen's tea, spare moments, knitting at Twin Peaks, a Spyrograph flashback, and Sleeping Queens
~ thematic creative prompt: Stolen Moment
~ math books: G Is for Googol: A Math Alphabet Book, Math-terpieces
~ and more... Plus, great podsafe music. (Length: 42 min )


Featured Podsafe Music:

Intro Clip: Jim Fidler ~ All I Really Wanted [PMN]
Natalie Brown - You've Gotta Believe PMN
Slackstring - Lend Me Your Love [PNM]


sleeping queens googol mathterpieces

October 17, 2007

Episode 69: All Tangled Up


~ knots... and tangles... and the beauty therein... except for the fact that I still haven't freed my chair from the cabinet!
~ an essay on a messy waterclor tray
~ a walk through Journal Revolution (by Karen Woods and Linda Dinino)
~ thematic creative prompt: Tangle
~ book: A Bird Or Two: a Story About Henri Matisse (an old one - check your library)
~ and more... Plus, great podsafe music. (Length: 42 min )


Featured Podsafe Music:

Intro Clip: Jim Fidler ~ All I Really Wanted [PMN]
Amy Dalley - Or Not
Slackstring - Sun Will Shine Again [PNM]


Journal Revolution

October 9, 2007

EP 68b now available.

Episode 68 is temporarily down. Will be back up shortly.

Update: The corrected file is now available: Episode 68b. If you happened to have downloaded from iTunes before I pulled the show to make a necessary edit, you will likely end up with two copies of Episode 68 in your iTunes list. Please delete the plain Episode 68 file. Episode 68b is the corrected final file.]

Episode 68: More than Meets the Eye



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~ six weeks into school, goats, trees, shadows, the dog park, and thoughts on "essays" in the CMP
~ essay: "A Small Lens"
~ "life list"
~ the story behind Burb_Mama's "Signs" ATC
~ Kritty takes on Illustration Friday
~ a bit of lace and the Center Square Hat (from Knitty)
~ thematic creative prompt: Skin Deep
~ book: Courage of the Blue Boy
~ and more... Plus, great podsafe music. (Length: 33 min )


Featured Podsafe Music:

Intro Clip: Jim Fidler ~ All I Really Wanted [PMN]
Eileen Meyer - All in One Day [PNM]
Allison Crowe - This Little Bird [PNM]


courage of the blue boy

[Note: this show was edited shortly after upload. If you happened to have downloaded from iTunes before the edit, you will likely end up with two copies of Episode 68 in your iTunes list. Please delete the plain Episode 68 file. Episode 68b is the corrected final file.]

October 2, 2007

Episode 67: The Shape of Paper


~ musings on paper dolls and paper people
~ a thematic creative prompt: "shape"
~ Paper Doll Blog [1 | 2]
~ a Paper Dolls collection at the University of Texas in Austin
~ MeggieCat Blog
~ clearinghouse of paper doll links
~ adorable paper doll set on the Wee Wonderfuls site
~ David Claudon's wonderful Sir Gawain and the Green Knight set
~templates from Kiddley site
~ Paper Dolls on the Angry Chicken site
~ grown up book: Artful Paper Dolls: New Ways to Play with a Traditional Form
~ for grown ups and the kids: The Paper Princess | The Paper Princess Finds Her Way | The Paper Princess Flies Again: (with Her Dog)
~ essay: Paper People
~ and more... Plus, great podsafe music. (Length: 39 min )


Featured Podsafe Music:

Intro Clip: Jim Fidler ~ All I Really Wanted [PMN]
Brian Turner ~ Love [PMN]
Jonathon Dewveall ~ Sweet Serenity [PMN]


paper princess paper princess finds her way paper princess flies again artful paper dolls paper bag princess  Letters from Eden