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grace Forrest
California, US
this blog is a journal recording the experience of having become a student of Jude Hill ~ Spirit Cloth
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i live with this Cloth now. i have loved Patty's touch with so much Art...over the years, from when we "met" through Jude's early online classes. Even then, the same sense of this Cloth was present when i went back in her blog to 2011 . Her recent work is... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at windthread
so totally and completely LOVE this one...to me, so Georgia OKeefe and such a pure Going Through window for Lola
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Again. the placement on the card means nothing other than i'm using it to remind self of the size i would like to work within. Small. She obviously isn't. but not far off and maybe with a different face?...her face is a quick drawing on a post it note so... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at windthread
if Arctica is pregnant and gives birth, and we have a little doeling, we will name her Lola.
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the more i look at her photograph, the more i am flooded with love. Thank you, Lola for this. You continue to give.
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This is not easy, but was what Presented. I worked all morning to try to understand a way. Got this far and left, to go Give Water at the Gardens.....the image remaining in my mind. A kind of pathway from somewhere To somewhere, It is what it is. Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at windthread
your Stars are FINE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Lola. good and true. beginning to the fly away. Lola.
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Wiped Out. Twice in a week. Spirit and then Body. The Body...yesterday i got up...see how that felt...nothing changed for the better, just a total sense of body engagement. Back to sleep. I slept through it other than to feed and check water. i ate and drank nothing. This morning... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at windthread
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all night, restless, body feels Dense, Thick. Waking this morning to lowgrade constant headache and body ache. Not good. Slept all day. All day. No food. No appetite, a kind of nausea but not nausea. Looking forward to tomorrow. Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at windthread
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i plugged in the christmas lights that i'd found by accident...a frivolous use of battery electricity, but i wanted to. Sometimes Marge and i did frivolous things. ...art supplies, mostly. That Moon. Put on my boots and jacket and took the printout photograph of her and the Invocation Cloths and... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at windthread
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my most loved friend, Marjorie Burke Price. You will remember i have spoken of her before. I don't remember what all i said. But i searched for her photograph and couldn't find, only this print out....but enough in a time of need. And i don't know if i said these... Continue reading
Posted Feb 27, 2021 at windthread
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from one of the 9 BIG ziplock bags of scraps. They move. From the seat across the Everything Table at night to the wall of the bed every morning. i just kind of fling them with enough care so they stack. don't slide off. But the one with the mens... Continue reading
Posted Feb 26, 2021 at windthread
This word was strong in the study with my friend who has been gone for 30 years In the last few days I have missed her So. All this. Heart chakra
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this morning i realized that i had not mentioned, noted, the twig. I'd gotten tired at the end of the Garden time yesterday and so, careless i guess and i i pulled this twig along with a handful of vetch and grass. Bringing it back...maybe it will take root? it's... Continue reading
Posted Feb 25, 2021 at windthread
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when i am working on the B Garden....mixing compost/soil filling pots arranging cardboard putting up trellis and on, i am also going through and rearranging the tubs over there. Working to free some up with the intention of moving them into the "house"...they are along the fenceline now. I found... Continue reading
Posted Feb 24, 2021 at windthread
my love to Lola and the young cat who cannot be any other than what she is....so much.
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i came here 3 years ago with Birkenstock sandals. it was December, so wool socks and Birkenstock sandals...the sandals were second hand and so, worn already, a little slick soled . but i was determined to stay with them tho Jenny was not convinced and sure i needed boots with... Continue reading
Posted Feb 23, 2021 at windthread
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Jude was talking about paper and cloth...drawing...stitching....and these are here next to me. I wondered, What if i tried to DRAW the Cloth...up left...what would that feel like? everyday there are reviews or just opinion pieces about Nomadland. at least one and sometimes more. They all have a singular thought,... Continue reading
Posted Feb 22, 2021 at windthread
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multiplying. Contente. Many tiny new feather leaves. The joy of this. Continue reading
Posted Feb 21, 2021 at windthread
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and how it always is. That it's Surprising that it goes how it goes. But......here it IS. Again. i am still swimming around in Nomadland, in all that it brought to the fore for me, all the remembering, all the feelings of Now. This will go on for a while...,... Continue reading
Posted Feb 20, 2021 at windthread
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4 things for a Story Was FULL of anticipation, woke at 3 something got up and made tea. Spent time with this Cloth. Read things, thought things, cleared and cleaned the table. Connected laptop and phone to chargers. Folded up the bed. Fed Tay. Just sat a while. Thinking. Time... Continue reading
Posted Feb 19, 2021 at windthread
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very happy with this One On Being. conversation with Ariel Burger. Be a Blessing. Bearing Witness. Being creatively maladjusted. Tomorrow. Hulu. Nomadland. Continue reading
Posted Feb 18, 2021 at windthread
maybe i should do something like this
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so this is the house at B. as far as it got. not so much. it was at this point that they began trying to formalize the preliminary planning to have a frame of the building delivered. Plan a, b and c and maybe there were more, but as they... Continue reading
Posted Feb 17, 2021 at windthread