Physical Poetry.

As I was finishing my yoga set tonight, a lovely idea developed in my mind... What if yoga is a physical form of poetry? At the beginning of every set, I unroll my yoga mat as if it's a paper scroll, I begin to express myself physically/spiritually/emotionally without words (through performative actions), embodying postures with …

Emotional Intelligence.

"The emotionally intelligent person knows that love is a skill, not a feeling, and will require trust, vulnerability, generosity, humor, sexual understanding, and selective resignation. The emotionally intelligent person awards themselves the time to determine what gives their working life meaning and has the confidence and tenacity to try to find an accommodation between their …

Kilim Motifs & Embroidery Patterns

Musing about visions of tapestry weavings. Perhaps revisiting fragmented childhood memories of being in spaces/places adorned with ancestral knowledge. Planning to assemble and juxtapose traditional motifs onto paper. Also interested in transferring embroidery patterns onto graph paper. With my roots planted in Western Ukraine, embroidery with geometric patterns relates to the beauty of Ukrainian nature. …