ECLIPSE!

When I was in Thailand for the 1997 Solar eclipse, many of my Thai students stayed home to bang gongs and pots & pans. I believe this is an outgrowth of Hindu influence as the powerful dreaded the all-dark when tyrants might be overthrown; keeping everyone indoors and doing something was to their best interest.… Continue reading ECLIPSE!

Musing on the Bee as Muse

Saturday, Aug 12th garden visitors were treated to dance forms of Isadora Duncan, the revolutionary California dancer who rejected the stifling constraints of classical ballet, by Lois Ann Flood and an illustrated talk about the bees as muse by beekeeper/artist KO. Watching Lois  animate the photographic poses most commonly seen of Isadora’s dance was mesmerizing.… Continue reading Musing on the Bee as Muse

Bees as MUSE Presentation @Ashby Community Gardens August 12, 2017

Bees as MUSE Artists have always found inspiration in the garden and much of that inspiration comes from the bee. Join us to learn and discuss some of the many ways the bees have inspired spiritual insight and creativity through the ages at Ashby Community Gardens August 12, 2017 at 6:00PM Do bees catch your… Continue reading Bees as MUSE Presentation @Ashby Community Gardens August 12, 2017

Announcing a new ally for the FLOWER POWER SOWING BEE!

Photo by: Bonnie Boruki    left; Louis Masai, KO and ..shall we name the BEE? We invited Louis Masai, an English artist with a mission to shed the light on the plight of endangered species, to Ashby Gardens to paint a Bee on our canopy tent and he did! You are invited to join this BEE… Continue reading Announcing a new ally for the FLOWER POWER SOWING BEE!