Tagged with arts

Block 772: September 4, 2015

I would say TGIF, but I’m now working Saturday and Sunday. Goodbye, three day weekend. Date: September 4, 2015 Crane: 772 Days Spent on Project: 927 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: TBD Music I listened to while sewing: Currently, I’m listening to the sound of my dog lick his … Continue reading

Block 671: May 25, 2015

Happy Memorial Day, everyone. Date: May 25, 2015 Crane: 671 Days Spent on Project: 825 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: Chris S. When I flew to Los Angeles, for the quick weekend vacation in November 2013, Dave had planned my first night there to be an introduction to West … Continue reading

Block 482: October 8, 2014

I’m posting this from work. Wow. Date: October 8, 2014 Crane: 482 Days Spent on Project: 597 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: Fela! (the show) was such a turning point for me, and my “career,” and my time in New York City. Working on my first Broadway show, as … Continue reading

Block 463: June 13, 2014

Reunited with my dog after almost 8 weeks apart and everything feels so much better. Also, I’m no longer in Arkansas. Date: June 13, 2014 Crane: 463 Days Spent on Project: 480 Location: Richmond, Virginia Person I would have sent it to: Tim M. Tim came on board the design team for Fela! as we … Continue reading

Block 364: March 6, 2014

  What to say today? Date: March 6, 2014 Crane: 364 Days Spent on Project: 382 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it to: Stephen F. Stephen was another one of the directing students in the year ahead of my at the Yale School of Drama. I actually never had the … Continue reading

Block 329: January 30, 2014

  Marbled, perhaps. Date: January 30, 2014 Crane: 329 Days Spent on Project: 348 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it to: Burke B. Burke was also in the year below me, when I went to the Yale School of Drama. Again, another lighting designer, I had the chance to work … Continue reading

Block 298: December 28, 2013

  I’ve discovered my dog uses all my quilting fabric as bedding. It’s cute, but means someone needs to go to the laundromat for some wash! Date: December 28, 2013 Crane: 298 Days Spent on Project: 315 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC (Although, recently, it’s come to my attention that I technically live up in … Continue reading

Block 148: July 15, 2013

  I worry I may have to take a break from Crane-sewing soon. My sewing machine is acting a bit confused lately… my bobbin keeps unthreading/unwinding itself, the tension is more than a little off, and the motor has slowed down to a snail’s pace. Instead of buying something new on Amazon, I feel I … Continue reading

Block 122: June 19, 2013

  I’ve been doing this project for over four months now. Pretty crazy, right? Date: June 19, 2013 Crane: 122 Days Spent on Project: 122 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it to: Adam M. Another one of my first year college hall-mates, Adam was destined for med school. Along with … Continue reading

Block 111: June 8, 2013

  Date: June 8, 2013 Crane: 111 Days Spent on Project: 111 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it to: Nancy M. As I’ve dwelt on the somewhat mistaken feeling that I have few friends, I’ve also started to wonder if this is a common thread throughout growing up. I always … Continue reading