Monthly Archives: April 2011

Movie Magic

Two weeks ago we shot the beginning of our animation. Then we worked in Photoshop to clean up the images. Here’s an image from the story we’re developing in which the plates are taking on minds of their own. Where … Continue reading

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Updates from Mentor George Boorujy

March 16 Since my studio is so close, we decided to go check out the Brooklyn Museum today. I knew there was a tepee show up, and thought that the girls might like it. Well, we barely made it up … Continue reading

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CHANDI Sewing by Hand: Pockets and Hems

As a clothing designer, one of the things I get asked most often is how to alter or repair clothing. Being able to alter and repair your own clothing is an extremely valuable, practical and useful skill to have. I … Continue reading

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Mural Painting session with Rebecca Graves, 3/19/11

Also see earlier posts about the mural design sessions, and the Art Ready presentation by Rebecca Graves. Art Ready mural artist Rebecca Graves had originally thought we would need two Saturday sessions for painting the mural (which she designed with … Continue reading

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