Recent advances in drones (UAVs – Unmanned Aerial Vehicles) could make wildlife capture safer for both animals and humans.
Well, it turns out that writing with a chiseled marker from an art store is NOT the same thing as Chinese calligraphy. That was a painful surprise. We used a brush and ink, which I have done many times in the past (although never before with an authentic calligraphy brush from China), but we were expected to produce uniform lines. Uniform! As in all the same width. That’s not what calligraphy is, I thought. Haven’t you seen wedding invitations done in calligraphy?
Making art takes time, attention, and funding. Making a living often gets in the way. Must artists be of two minds, two personalities (or even two different people): the idealistic, playful, exploratory creator and the pragmatic entrepreneur?
Remembering Our Fallen: A Memorial Day Public Art Project by Ellen Rogers. This piece remembers and honors the American military personnel who have died during the Iraq and Afghanistan wars over the last sixteen years. Names of the 6914 US soldiers displayed in a field.