by The Magpie, Cracticus tibicen.
Also Introduction to Imagemaking, California Institute of the Arts. This book is the final assignment for a Fab Four week online course. The course is available Free through www.coursera.org
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Black White Magpie Zine created by Michelle Holland, “an initial foray into thinking about the space I inhabit and make my own, along with the black white day night duality of this space”.
Captained the Magpie Club twice, played three premierships, and was the first to notch up fifteen years service. In a colourful career he also played under an assumed name, and saved an umpire from a severe beating from an unruly North Melbourne mob. Reference: www.forever.collingwoodfc.com.au
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At The Sticky Institute (Melbourne, Australia).
Family Life of Magpies
Up to ten adult Magpies will group together in a tribe and defend their territory. Territories have reliable food and water and tall trees for nesting.
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Design appears in nature, human-made environments and artworks. Understanding design elements and principles offers a person a visual vocabulary, develops awareness of a rich visual life, enhances design abilities.
Elements (tools for expressing visual ideas) include line shape form colour value texture space.
Principles (or guidelines) include balance unity contrast pattern emphasis movement rhythm.
Media (materials chosen) have their own qualities and effects, complimenting the expression of ideas. Continue reading Black White Magpie
Thinking about this
big white black nice bad bright
I look towards beings
with better multidimensional
Magpies. Dark and light
in a bird body who can
catch the up-draft and
Through our spaces
a screech a scream a dream.
I Put A Spell On You
A Creative Critique of Freudian Theory.
Pages: from Curly Crashed Zine.
I am deeply concerned by your delusion and disturbed by your self deception.
I would like to assist you correct your false perception, your pointless projection, your faulty, flawed philosophy. Continue reading Mike Illogical
“I do not understand why, when I ask for a grilled lobster in a restaurant, I am never served a cooked telephone.” THE SECRET LIFE OF SALVADOR DALI (1942)
Illustration from zine: Curly Practices Her Reflective Listening Skills.
I have arrived at your destinative diagnosis.
You have arrived at my destinative diagnosis?
After rigorous analysis of the chemical imbalance beam of your brain, derived from distorted data destructed from a distracted extraction of fluid within your skull not occuring,
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The following story – Scene Four – has been picked up off the cutting room floor. Continue reading Exclusive Online Only Content