Tiny little hint…Collaborative Book Project

Hello my Sweet T~ How are you? I am sending you a little snippet from the next book page that is on it’s way to you. I will post the…

ReVision 26

Dear Tina~ In thinking about your Vision for the week I asked myself the same question as to whether I was “walking the walk” in my practice as you mentioned.…

studio goodness!

Dear Tina & friends, WIth the hustle and bustle of the holidays and getting everything prepared for our Open Studio Extravaganza last month I realized I never shared the highlights…

Twyla Tharp: The Collaborative Habit

Dear Friends and Laura, I wanted to take a moment to share a book that Laura and I are currently reading.  It is written by the internationally know choreographer Twyla…

Working Table 1-26-10

Tina’s Working Table Notes:  Today was a day of experimenting.  I used my Dremmel tool for the first time and ripped apart a piece of art I made two years…

Vision 26

Dear Tina, Guess the first place I would go on a “warm” January day in New England? To the Bluff, to the Bluff, to the Bluff, Bluff, Bluff! I delighted…

Working Table

Laura and Tina will be starting a new series of photos in a weekly post titled “Working Table”.  We will simply take a photo of the table we are working…

Sharing books & such…

Hi Tina & friends~ Since much of our focus is on the creative process and collaboration I thought I would share how this takes place in the classroom. Yesterday I…

Studio Collaboration 2 Artwork

Dear Friends, Laura and I have completed the art piece above for our new blog we are launching in a few weeks.  This piece of art will be the opening…

Affirmations

affirmation book (Laura) Dear Tina & friends, This year I have committed to getting organized in all areas of my life. I have set attainable weekly and yearly goals for…

Art On Our Mind: Tina's Thoughts

Dear Friends, The artwork I was most affected by while in New York might have been Tim Burton’s exhibit at the Museum of Modern Art, but it was sold out…

L2T in NYC

Dear Friends, Who knew we would find love in New York City? This sculpture by Robert Indiana was down the street from our hotel.  There was a steady stream of…

Galileo's Notes

Dear Friends, OK folks, here is a better picture of the moon phases AND painted by Galileo! We are cooking up some dinner at the moment and a post about…

Together Again!

Dear Friends, A quick post to let you all know that Laura and Tina are together in Connecticut and planning our trip to New York City.  With a new moon…

Two Years Ago…

Dear Friends, Two years ago we began our first project together.  We began by sending our art through the mail to one another as a way of exploring correspondence as…

Collaborative Book

Laura, The collaborative book we have been trading through the mail is coming with me on the airplane on Thursday.  I will have a new page completed and will leave…

Vision 25

Dear Friends, We are getting ready to visit one another in four days!  We are posting our regular Vision for the week, but will be co-creating our ReVision.  Look for…

Winter Classes & demo

This month I have an opportunity to teach some wonderful new classes. One is called, Fearless Sketch Journaling which will take place at the Mystic Arts Center on Thursdays starting…

Collaborative Book Project

Were  you on the edge of your seats? I always am whenever I get the book in the mail from Tina. It usually takes me a few days (sometimes longer)…

ReVision 24

dear Tina~ These acorns were collected over several walks at Bluff Point before the snow fell. I marveled at each one’s uniqueness while collecting them. It still amazes me that…

Collaborative Book Project

Here is a sneak peek of our latest traveling book collaboration. I will reveal our spirited two page spread tomorrow and leave you all on the edge of your seats…

Vision 24

Hello Sweet Tina~ Snowshoeing through the winter wonder land of Pittsburg NH this past week I came across this showy Paper Birch tree shedding its bark. I have heard they do this…

Laura Two Tina Collaborative Art

Dear Friends, Laura and I are taking some time to reflect on the year together and all that we have accomplished as “Laura Two Tina” in 2009.  We have been…

In Tina's Studio Today…

Dear Laura, It has been awhile since I have posted my studio activity here.  I have recently updated my website, www.tinahirsig.com, outlining my projects for the coming year and wanted…

Forts

Dear Laura, This is a quick post in between cooking and entertaining guests. I liked your question about what delighted me as a child.  One big thing was making forts…

dreams can come true

Hello Sweet T~ “All of our dreams can come true.” ~Walt Disney Walt Disney’s belief in dreams coming true is repeated in the “shingles” of the roof in this whimsical…

Holiday Cheer

In lieu of our weekly Vision/Revision Tina & Laura will be posting notes from their studio and enjoying time with friends and family. Hope you do the same and know…

Under Construction

Laura and Tina are currently developing this site for our future blog. We are switching over from www.lauratwotina.wordpress.com  and will officially do this in mid-January during our studio visit in…

ReVision 23

Dear Tina~ Your Vision this week allowed me to slow down and really “see” what was “in time” around me. I started off observing ordinary things around my home. It…

Collaborative Book Project (sneak peak~Laura)

Hello my friend! I am FINALLY responding to our book which has been sadly sitting in my studio waiting for some attention. I loved your last page with all of…

Vision 23

Hello sweet T~ I enjoyed catching up with you on the phone last night. We both seem to know just when to remind each other the importance of reconnecting with…

Our Cards

Dear Laura, I ordered some MOO cards to give out to those interested in our work at Plum Elements Gallery.  My intention was to have the cards in this piece…

Open Studio sneak peek!

sneak peek at Sue Thomas’s jazzy display Hey there Tina~ I thought I would share a sneak peak at my friend Sue’s new gems. Her display was thoughtfully set up…

A Few Announcements…

First, Laura and Tina want to acknowledge all the wonderful people who have commented on our blog and/or cheered us on as we have begun to document our work together…

Plum Elements Opening (Pictures)

Dear Reader, In place of a Vision/ReVision post this week, I will be sharing and representing our work that is on exhibit this month.  Laura is being represented in a…

ReVision 22

Dear Tina~ I have been surrounded by much joy and light this past week and wanted to thank you for reminding me to be present for it all! ~beyond moved…

Plum Elements Opening!

Hello my sweet T~ I just got back from a wonderful time at SOLE STUDIO and was thinking of you at the Plum Elements Gallery. I wish I was there…

Holiday Happy Hour!

A jolly hello to you! I am over the moon at the generosity of Julia Trogani, the owner of  Sole Studio in Westerly, RI. From the moment I met Julia…

Vision 22

Dear Tina~ I have been thinking about time and where it goes and would like to share this poem from the book I am reading by Mary Anne Radmacher called,…

ReVision 21

Dear Tina~ I know you are out of town for the holiday so I thought I would post “two” hearts for my ReVision this week. The first one is the…

First Exhibition of Collaborative Works

Laura and Tina announce their first exhibition of collaborative works.  Opening reception is Friday December 4th 5:30-7:30 at Plum Elements Gallery in Charleston South Carolina.  The work is available for…

Vision 21

My dearest Tina~ I cannot even believe this is our 100th post since starting this blog!!! My heart is full and is reflected in my Vision for the week. It…

MAKING THE MARK: THE WORK OF THE STONINGTON PRINTMAKERS SOCIETY

Monotypes by Sadie DeVore (l) and Mara Beckwith (r), Society Co-founders. Please Join Us! I will be exhibiting 5 monotype paintings in this exhibit along with many diverse, talented artists.…

ReVision 20

Dear Tina~ Thank you for remembering my many “benches.” I still stumble upon them in unexpected places like the one in this picture, often when I need to pause and…

FAQ #1

You Ask….We Answer… Frequently.Asked.Questions Laura and Tina are starting a series of question and answers about our individual studio practices.  Feel free to ask us questions as well and we…

Vision 20

Hello Sweet T~ Several days for the past week I have awoken to the sunlight bouncing through my bedroom window like an excited child rushing to wake her parents after…

ReVision 19

Dear Laura, What always inspires me to dream up new ideas is the natural landscape here in South Carolina.  When I read your post about dreams I knew I had…

What I learned from Latoya

Dear Laura, When I drive around the city going to my studio, picking the kids up from school, going to teach, etc. I have begun to leave the radio off…

Vision 19

Dear Tina~ My heart was completely full of joy today. I was just in NH for a quick visit with my friend Danielle who was visiting from Arizona. We met…

ReVision 18

Dear Tina, This week your Vision had me thinking about all the ways nature impacts my life. Like you I have an abundant garden here in CT. It wasn’t always…