Several years ago in a suburb of Los Angeles Sabrina and I started a conversation. We began at the high school where we were both students and became friends in fourth period, advanced art 2.
It had been over a decade since I had last caught up with Sabrina. Years she had spent traveling, publishing books and teaching. Years I had spent mostly in schools studying art and teaching. I had moved back to California to escape the cold of my third February in Chicago. Sabrina was visiting family... READ MORE
Summary: Sabrina and Trent discuss some of their favorite things.
A couple of Trent's favorite things:
Some of Sabrina's favorite things:
1a. Aziz Ansari's Madison Square Garden Standup Comedy special is on Netflix.
1b. Some screenshots of the subtitles from Aziz's special mistakenly paired to a nature documentary can be seen HERE. (Contains explicit language).
2. The apartment project in Madison Wisconsin.
3. Klarbrunn (lime) sparkling mineral water.
Tilapia pronunciation guide: ti·la·pia \tə-ˈlä-pē-ə, -ˈlā-\
Summary: Sabrina and Trent talk to Karen Ring Mealiffe, the high school art teacher who in many ways formed the foundation of the room in the trees.
1. Karen Ring Mealiffe
2. Yearbook treasures from 93 & 94
3. Examples of Mealiffe's artwork:
4. Definition of duff: The buttocks or rump.
5. Highly rare object from Mealiffe's private collection:
6. From Sabrina's 92' & 93' darkroom play list:
Summary: Sabrina and Trent talk about stuff - generally and specifically about 600 pounds of stuff that arrived recently in Madison Wisconsin.
1. George Carlin standup about stuff.
2. 600 lbs.
3. From the set of "There She Goes".
4. Sabrina is in this video. And check out all the artwork.
4. Kerry James Marshall paints on drop cloths.
5. Leon Golub painted on drop cloths.
6. You will notice most of these bed-raising cinder block solutions show the blocks laying flat. We put ours vertical. Because.
Summary: Sabrina and Trent talk to Daniel Franklin, Founder and President of Franklin Educational Services Inc. who is also a life-long artist.
2. The Social Neural Science of Education.
6. Sabrina's large custom "wall pages". So cool.
SABRINA WARD HARRISON 'WALL PAGES' by Sabrina Ward Harrison My large custom 'wall pages' This one is from Spilling Open❤️ You can choose your favorite page or spread. 36"x36", "48x48" or 30"x60" ❤️ They are printed on highly durable waterproof and tear resistant matte vinyl • Extremely vivid color & matte finish ..amazing at capturing all the detail and matching color • Durable and long-lasting!, no dings or folds, looks awesome hung unframed. and beautiful framed as well. after much testing of options, this was my favorite way to go..customers agree too ;) We are all kinda crazy about them. ***they are between $350~$750 depending on scale. *JULY SPECIAL 36"x36" is $350. Place orders through email@example.com. If you can, attach a phone shot of the page or pages you are interested in the email. And size choice. Xo * Packing & Shipping is flat $20. UPS 3 day. turnaround time is 2 weeks. printed in the US *at this time is limited to only shipping in US I use Venmo for payments (owned by PayPAl) https://venmo.com/join/Sabrina-Harrison-2
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1. Nichole Wong Forti is an artist working in San Francisco. She has an MFA in animation from UCLA. You can see some of her work on her website: www.nicholewongforti.com
2. Messy Thrilling Life : The Art of Figuring Out How to Live.
3. Printer copier Epson Stylus CX6400 ~ a 2003 vintage wonder.
4. Learn more about the wonderful San Francisco Latino Cultural center HERE.
5. If you are interested in collaborating with us as an intern you can apply HERE.
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8. Paul Clark edited this episode. You can learn more about Paul HERE.
9. Brent Reynolds provided the music for this podcast. You can hear more of his music HERE.
1. Images from John Kent Harrison's journey down the Mississippi river.
1. John Kent Harrison IMDB filmography HERE.
2. Submit a link to your audio comments or anything that inspires you in this form or email it to firstname.lastname@example.org
3. Read more about Francois Truffaut HERE.
4. Steven Spielberg's Harvard Commencement Speech.
5. Read more about the Learning Annex HERE.
6. Here are two favorite poems.
*** This Friday we will be choosing, as promised, one of our $5-level subscribers (at random) to receive the original handwritten artwork for an episode of Room in the Trees podcast. Trent is also going to add an lovely interpretive drawing, done in response to the line art. If you want your name to be eligible make sure you subscribe on Patreon before next Friday.
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1. Filipino lashing (square):
2. Filipino lashing (diagonal):
3. Clove hitch knot - used in Filipino lashing.
4. You can see some examples of structures built with lashings HERE.
5. Baden Powell "Scouting for boys".
Have a very relaxing and happy Memorial Day weekend.
3. Keith Jarrett.
4. The secret to a great podcast.
5. Music for Room in the Trees was provided by my brother Brent. You can find more of his music HERE.