Past Warwick Event: VOL 1

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March 25, 2017

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Surprising Sloths

@ VOL 1 ON MAR 25, 2017

Pat Foxx is an artist who loves to travel and observe the incredible manifestations of nature. She shares some interesting facts about the life and perils of Sloths she encountered in Costa Rica.
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Paper Making in Japan

@ VOL 1 ON MAR 25, 2017

"They gave us certificates of mastering the art of paper making but then they quickly clarified that we didn't actually master it because it takes years to do so..."

In "Paper Making in Japan" from PechaKucha Night Warwick Vol. 1, Rebecca Pry shares her story of how she learned to make traditional Japanese paper, washi, while at the Awagami paper making factory in Tokushima, Japan.

Rebecca is a young artist living and working in Warwick, NY. Her work is heavily inspired by the patterns and imagery created by nature and her surroundings. Her designs have been published in books and magazines and have been printed on apparel, accessories, home goods, and stationery. 

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Trout Fishing - where it all began, a rite of passage

@ VOL 1 ON MAR 25, 2017

Harvey Greenwald has been a professional artisan, designer, craftsman for 50 years. He is also a poet, story teller and writer of stories. He has had a love of rivers and trout fishing since he got his first grown-up haircut.  Paying attention to everything about this rite becomes his initiation into trout fishing.

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The Mystery of Mimbres Pottery

@ VOL 1 ON MAR 25, 2017

While traveling through the Gila Wilderness area in New Mexico, Roslyn Fassett  drove into the valley of the Mimbres people. Always having been attracted by tribal art, she focused on Mimbres pottery. Their polychrome clay bowls are greatly valued today. Rediscovered in the last century, valued and looted, the designs illustrate aspects of their everyday lives, ritual and otherworldly beliefs.

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Chickens at Home

@ VOL 1 ON MAR 25, 2017

Anne Hanson enjoys writing and drawing and playing the piano. Unexpectedly, some chickens came to visit in 2011 and never left.

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A Short Introduction to the Principality of Wales

@ VOL 1 ON MAR 25, 2017

Patricia DeBruhl is a retired teacher and former resident of Wales who has lived in Warwick, New York for the last thirty seven years. The presentation gives a short introduction to various aspects of life in Wales, including some historical facts, cultural background and some of the beautiful scenery.
Patricia Foxx
Artist, self in Warwick
Harvey Greenwald
artisan, leather craftsman, plumber, self in Warwick, NY
Anne Hanson
in Florida, NY
Patricia DeBruhl
retired teacher in Warwick, NY
Roslyn Fassett
artist & teacher in Warwick, NY
Rebecca Pry
artist in Warwick,NY