Tuesday, January 01, 2008

My New Year Resolutions

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See if you can work out my resolutions from this video I slapped together this afternoon. It's my first one and it's very rough, but it was fun!

Edited 2/1/08

Woops! Forgot to credit the music: by Sallie Campbell and Ian Thompson. Many thanks!

5 comments:

  1. another project to do with clouds perhaps? or something along the lines of nature, wind, storms, seasons etc..?

    what a lovely relaxing piece of music that you put with your video.

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  2. Thanks for taking a guess Sonya! You are close when you mentioned the music...I'm glad you liked it - my clever husband wrote it in collaboration with another musician Sallie Campbell.

    So...I'll give you credit for one - it's to spend more time listening to my favourite music.

    There are two more, and I'll give you a hint...the video subject matter (i.e. the clouds) is more the point, symbolically and literally. It's not about an art project at all.

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  3. Every cloud has a silver lining; you'll look at clouds from both sides now; blowing away the clouds - clearing your mind, your slate? As you can see I'm stumped Amanda, unless you're going to embroider clouds, or take up nature videoing. Nice music.

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  4. hhmm, maybe your new year's resolution is to take time to simply watch the clouds drift by, take time out for you and allow yourself to daydream? or, I agree with what carol said, that every cloud has a silver lining?

    Your husband is very talented indeed, it's a gorgeous piece of music.

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  5. Hi Carol and Sonya - thank-you for taking the time to think about it and to "play" with me! You are both basically there - I just worded it a little differently....

    1. to spend more time just watching the clouds drift by;
    2. to allow the "storms" to float by me, and
    3. to spend more time listening to my favourite music.

    Well done!

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