bluestocking2015

The Blog of Bluestocking Productions

Month: December, 2015

Flirtations

 

Butterfly and Bell

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Choosing

A few years ago, Jacques Lecoq’s wonderful text ‘Le Corps Poetique’ (which reflects on teaching physical theatre) made me see the body afresh as a superbly expressive tool. I made some drawings about flirtation as a result. Here, the first couple are mutually captivated; the second turn inwards and away; the third show off their mutual balancing act; and the final trio are locked in self-conscious hesitation.

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Pantomime

Pantomime Horse

Lady and Dwarf 1

Wings

BelljarBird and Bed 1On all Fours 1Moneybox 1Toy horseHandleWaste not, want not 1

Calder Colour

Calder cover openCalder inside spreadAlexander Calder is a hero of mine. I have just made a colouring sheet based on his wiry way of drawing.