Tag Archive: nature

meet the underFOOTs

The Underfoots are a collection of creatures from various places around the world. They are all manifestations of the overlooked, mossy intricate worlds underfoot.

Advertisements

It takes a child to teach us how to build a village.

how kids can dig into the way we think about our material environment, and then how we build our living spaces together.

Charcoal Birds. Vichy, France (2006).

2007. 2′-2′ (circumference). hand made charcoal and raw chalk from the cliffs of Dover.

The Beaver Lodge (l.e.e.d. platinum 2009)

This shelter housed the¬†adventurous¬†play of many hundreds of children at the evergreen brick works in the don valley from 2009-2011. This idea is not unique, to look to the beavers for how to… Continue reading

As the World Turns : Rankin Inlet, Nunavut (2009)

SYMBOLS OF CHANGE; A collaborative process where school children in Rankin Inlet are encouraged to ‘draw out’ their vision of what symbols can be used to illustrate change. these drawings were then brought… Continue reading

environmental arts mentoring III

draw a picture of your own skull… more than my faith in my own ability to mentor or tutor is my faith that creating opportunities to draw natural artifacts have lessons embedded deeply… Continue reading