Artist spotlight:

Juliet Simpson works in a variety of materials including

bronze and mixed media. 

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Eagle on Oak


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The Post


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Juliet Simpson’s site is here.


Juliet Simpson is found at the Surrey Sculpture Society here.

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Juliet Simpson’s Noah’s Ark shows Schleich animals.


Potential Selves

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(photocredit: Karen Blakeman)


When writers develop fictitious characters–

they often emphasize the ramifications of each decision made by the

character. There are options and the choices are important.


See more about Sean Henry sculpture here.


Today’s Assignment:

1. Read Code Name Verity by Elizabeth Wein.

2.Write a short story involving a doppelganger.


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(from Meriam-Webster Dictionary)




Artist Spotlight: Su Blackwell


This amazing 3-D book sculpture is by Su Blackwell.

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This is one of Su Blackwell’s fantastic commercial projects.

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See more about Su Blackwell here:


Today’s Assignment:

Create with paper and scissors. Perhaps a favorite story will inspire you.


This video from Upcycling101 will give you ideas (although it seems a shame to do this to a book!)

Design your own project with available materials.