ERIS WEAVER

Facilitator & Group Process Consultant

AEDM Day 30: Desert Wildlife

By: Eris Weaver | Date: November 30, 2014 | Categories: Art, Play, and Creativity

This bighorn sheep sculpture lives in the lobby of Desert Medical Center in Palm Springs, where my wife’s aunt died on Thursday evening. Driving home from the desert yesterday, I saw FOUR live sheep climbing a hill next to the highway. Having this AEDM project kept me sane during the days spent with a house […]

AEDM Day 29: Random Doodles

By: Eris Weaver | Date: November 29, 2014 | Categories: Art, Play, and Creativity

We had Thanksgiving dinner today, two days after Auntie B’s death. It is hard to find/make time for anything that feels like art under the circumstances, but there’s always paper around for random doodling.

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Desperate to get out of the hospial for awhile, we went for coffee and found a lovely courtyard in between several shops and restaurants. Leslie finished charting yesterday’s patients while I sketched this rusty metal sculpture of Don Quixote.

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AEDM Day 26: Holiday Travel

By: Eris Weaver | Date: November 26, 2014 | Categories: Art, Play, and Creativity

Our plans for a mellow Thanksgiving at home were dashed by a family emergency requiring travel across the state. So instead of finishing the autumn leaf-themed cards I’d planned for my guests, I am drawing my fellow airplane travelers.

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Last night I spent a couple of wonderful hours talking and scribbling with my visual thinker friends John and Veda. We are all reading Lynda Barry’s new book Syllabus and working through many of her exercises, acting as support group for each other. John also shared the stuff he’s been doing from Ivan Brunetti’s book […]

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AEDM Day 24: Disgruntled Artist

By: Eris Weaver | Date: November 24, 2014 | Categories: Art, Play, and Creativity

Self-portrait.

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AEDM Day 23: Sea Ranch Chapel

By: Eris Weaver | Date: November 23, 2014 | Categories: Art, Play, and Creativity

Semi-blind contour drawing of the Sea Ranch Chapel. I think the section I did completely “blind” (stone wall in the foreground) is far more interesting than the section in which I “cheated” a bit (texture on the roof of the chapel.) I may add some watercolor later. One of the stained glass windows, from inside […]

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AEDM Day 21: Joyous Joellen

By: Eris Weaver | Date: November 21, 2014 | Categories: Art, Play, and Creativity

I’m off on a retreat with ten of my women friends. Step one: figure out who sleeps where. Joellen claimed the cosy, tiny loft bed and sat up there with a satisfied grin, looking about nine years old. I think she looks a bit like Marcie from Peanuts.

…so instead of watching, I drew the first thing I saw on the kitchen table.