| I FOUND KINDNESS IN EUGENE | PART 1 & 2 On December 28th, 2012 I was invited by Marsha Barr of Story Catchers to have a conversation/interview about who I am, what I do, and why I live in this beautiful city of Eugene, Oregon. Here is a recording of my memorable conversation/interview with [...]
| THANK YOU | A very personal sculpture. Last February, I gave my personal thanks to my biological parents who brought me into this world. Here they are immortalized in the language of clay, a language that came to find me. It is true, alphabets can be made out of dust. Enjoy. 00
Such great news today, I’m sure Matilde would be so happy right now too. Matilde was a childhood friend who overdosed on pain meds she found in her mom’s medicine cabinet. She died a week before High School. People have soul mates, she was my soul friend. We both loved the band Strawberry Switchblade and [...]
“May we honor all the men, women, children and animals who have died in wars past, present and future.
May we think of families affected by war, famine, disease and death.
May the leaders of countries also listen to the ideas of peacemakers, grandmothers and children before starting a war.
May we be at peace all the time. May this begin right this very second.”
I just found out a sweet man named Drew Woods died last year of a blood clot while recovering from surgery. He was a real sweet guy who was so open about sharing pottery techniques. He has a lovely 9-year old daughter who was as happy as he was. I often saw him at Clay [...]