August 24, 2011


Tomorrow at PRESS: Letterpress as a Public Art Project the third show This One Goes to ELEVEN opens. It’s been an incredible summer of art making […]
August 19, 2011

Why the bird?

Someone asked me the significance of the bird in North Adams yesterday. The visitor was making connections between the birds in all of my work right […]
August 15, 2011

Pickles, Pesto, Prints

I made pickles today for the first time ever, using cucumbers from my garden. My only regret is that I did not make them sooner. I […]
August 7, 2011

Turning 50

No, I’m not turning 50. I have a few more years before that happens. But I know a number of people who are turning 50, like […]
August 1, 2011

-isms of a Teaching Artist

Some time last semester my students began to keep track of various phrases that I say over and over to them. It all began with someone […]
July 28, 2011


I dug up the garlic this morning, completely uncertain if it was the right time, since this is my first endeavor in growing the Thomas ancestral […]