Category Archives: wax

Price and Place

There’s a vegetarian and vegan restaurant in our part of town called Proper Eats. It has a small grocery selling bulk grains and spices, produce and natural foods. When I walk past the open door it smells like my home town … Continue reading

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Done is Good

I finished the piece I’ve been working on since December of last year, incorporating the different parts of baby gates and familial debris. The first two were done months ago and have been sitting in the attic. The last piece … Continue reading

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Modern Living: Modern Art

I haven’t done a collage in a long time, but I’d been thinking for awhile about doing one made up of all the random crap I pick up all over the house. The amount of cheap, useless plastic stuff that … Continue reading

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Can I help?

This is the largest thing I’ve done so far.  It’s about a 3′ x 1′, on a composite board that was a cheesy cute (are there any other?) photo by Anne Geddes.  It has pieces of my home town newspaper … Continue reading

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The Process

I have this thing for cast iron pots, so I had one that I started using on the top of the stove to melt wax in a canning jar.  I had some wax sitting around in a canning jar and … Continue reading

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Always and forever

Just like I rarely throw things away, I rarely throw away people.  I may loose track of them, or move in a different direction, but never sever ties on purpose.  With one exception.  One person’s letters and gifts I threw … Continue reading

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Hoarding

I found a box of stuff that contained, among other things, the editorial cartoons that I had stuck to my dorm room door in college.  And a poster questioning the integrity of a liberal white European dude that was giving … Continue reading

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