Nov 032013
 
T.S. Eliot. The Waste Land. 1922

T.S. Eliot (1888–1965).  The Waste Land.  1922. The Waste Land I. THE BURIAL OF THE DEAD APRIL is the cruellest month, breeding   Lilacs out of the dead land, mixing   Memory and desire, stirring   Dull roots with spring rain.   Winter kept us warm, covering          5 Earth in forgetful snow, feeding   A little life with dried […]

 November 3, 2013  artist, reference
Oct 272013
 

From An Interview with David Hammons: 1. I CAN’T STAND ART ACTUALLY. I’VE NEVER, EVER LIKED ART, EVER. I NEVER TOOK IT IN SCHOOL. 2. WHEN I WAS IN CALIFORNIA, ARTISTS WOULD WORK FOR YEARS AND NEVER HAVE A SHOW. SO SHOWING HAS NEVER BEEN THAT IMPORTANT TO ME. WE USED TO CUSS PEOPLE OUT: […]

 October 27, 2013  artist, quotes, reference
Jan 242012
 

2x4s are not actually 2 inches by 4 inches. When the board is first rough sawn from the log, it is a true 2×4, but the drying process and planing of the board reduce it to the finished 1.5×3.5 size. Here are the common sizes of lumber, and their actual sizes. Nominal Actual Actual – Metric […]

 January 24, 2012  all, materials, reference