Our Water, Our Place

Posted: February 27, 2015 by Mo Crow in art exhibitions, It's Crow Time
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waterwaysJust delivered our jars of water for the Our Water, Our Place project at One Central Park
Waterways are accepting contributions of water, photos and ideas until Monday 2nd March

 

time to throw in the towel…

Posted: February 24, 2015 by Mo Crow in It's Crow Time, music
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Looking-for-You-Mk1-web-Mo15Some drawings simply don’t work, I tried to say too much about saving our beautiful Gaia and not enough about what Old Man Crow is saying in this song, time to throw in the towel & start again!

for The Blues at the X-Roads

Posted: February 22, 2015 by Mo Crow in It's Crow Time, magic
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blues-at-the-x-roadsA Talisman for The Blues laid on the X-Roads cloth by Grace Forrest-Maestas of Windthread along with some porcupine quills and a stone from the Ganges that my sculptor friend Bronwyn Berman brought back from her month in India, above a black snail shell, some B&W shell fragments, a tendril, to the left is a magpie feather, some native grasses, gum nuts, above a scrap of pale blue silk & grape vine tendrils, to the right a section of a lomandra flower spike, poppy seed pods  and an emu feather
for-the-blues-Mo15Talisman for The Blues by Mo 15
peacock feathers, lampworked glass bead by Kathy Dorfer, indigo dyed silk cord from Dee Mallon with tiny blue budgerigar feathers stitched in, triangular die from Dungeons & Dragons, one of Ariel P. Cat‘s collection of quail wishbones, grapevine tendril wrapped in silk steel, lapis lazuli, vintage glass & clay beads from Africa, blue beads from New Orleans via India Flint & Roz Hawker in the Bower Bird Blues workshop, this piece of blue is for Tarla Elward of Tamborine Mountain Indigo who hosted the workshop with such grace.

Bar Room Piano

Posted: February 21, 2015 by Mo Crow in It's Crow Time

Bar-Room-Piano-web-Mo15Bar Room Piano © 2006 Rod Morgan (aka Old Man Crow) illustration by Mo 2013
click on the song title to hear the song and the pic to see the details
the edited songs so far
Bar-Room-Piano-candlesa dash of red in the candlelight
this is song no 20 of the 38, over the half way mark in this first edit!

We all knew Neil

Posted: February 20, 2015 by Mo Crow in It's Crow Time, music
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We-all-knew-Neil-web-Mo15We all knew Neil © 2005 Rod Morgan (aka Old Man Crow) illustration by Mo 2013
click on the song title to hear the song and the pic to see the details
the edited songs so far
We-all-knew-Neil-flame-detaila red flame for remembrance
Fly Free

Postcard

Posted: February 19, 2015 by Mo Crow in It's Crow Time, music
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Postcard-web-Mo15Postcard © 2005 Rod Morgan (aka Old Man Crow) illustration by Mo 2013
click on the song title to hear the song and the pic to see the details
the edited songs so far
Old Man Crow wrote this one when I was undergoing radiotherapy for throat cancer in 2005
his love helped pull me through
Postcard-red-xthe red x marks the spot

The Road to Malabar

Posted: February 14, 2015 by Mo Crow in It's Crow Time, music
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The road-to-malabar-web mk2-Mo15The Road to Malabar © 2004 Rod Morgan (aka Old Man Crow) illustration by Mo 2012
click on the song title to hear the song and the pic to see the details
the edited songs so far
the-road-to-Malabar-flamedetail of flame hand painted in red gouache on the printout