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Battling Perfectionism One Collage at a Time

collage of blue butterfly on blurred colorized image of pond ripples with shadowy bullrushes superimposed

In this first post of a series, I’m challenging myself to let go of my desire for perfection as I learn how to create both handmade and digital collages. This is very difficult for me. I am going to be making a collage for each self-care tip and I have[…]

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Why Walter Sculpts Women

Zimbabwean Shona sculpture of woman, hands in hair suggesting freedom, made by Walter Mariga

Walter Mariga is a master stone sculpture from Zimbabwe. In this one minute video, Walter explains why all of his sculptures are of women and you see a few of his more recent works. A transcript of the video follows.   Karen: Walter, many artists—and I think you’re no exception[…]

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