Oceania and The Slit-Gong Drum
Surprise! As we mentioned last week, we are spending a lot of time organizing our trip to Asia. But, January seems ages away! So, we decided to jump at the opportunity to send some of the team on a...
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Percussion instruments of Asia
Percussion instruments, there are many!   We highlighted a few membranophones of the world a while back. Now seems like a good time to touch on some culturally significant drums from Asia, in advance of our trip in January.  ...
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Finding Inspiration
Finding Inspiration   Last week we talked about breaking an artistic block, and we thought it would be nice to elaborate on finding inspiration. We touched on a few key areas: evoking emotion, exploring a foreign medium, and looking...
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Breaking an artistic block
Breaking an artistic block   As an artist there is great fulfilment in both the process and the product. When we’re working in our element there are moments of great success, but the pendulum must swing both ways. It’s...
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