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Last blog post for a while

It's great that Google Plus now links comments back and forth between blogger and G+, but I have decided that for the month of June I am going to use G+ as my blog, to see how it changes things (or not) in terms of feedback and reader engagement. There are things that G+ doesn't have yet that blogger does (templates, more choice for customization, adding widgets and links, alternating text and photos, tabs), but it also has live video feeds (Hangouts) that I want to explore more. So if you read this blog, and you have a G+ profile set up, I ask you to follow me there for a month to help me explore the possibilities.

In the meantime, here is a box that I painted black in my studio:


And now here is the box after covering it with paper-litho transfers of maps from where I grew up:


Ultimately this will appear in the stop-motion video as a huge factory building, with pipes and chutes coming out if it.

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