All posts tagged mandalic

What are Mandalas?

Posted on August 15, 2012 at 1:38pm by russs.net Comments Off
What are Mandalas?

Mandalas are an ancient spiritual art-form that are found around the world in a myriad of cultures and mediums. Mandalas harness the magic of circular geometry.  Their creative process enables one or more folks to come together and organically unfold mesmerizingly beautiful co-creations.

Organic mandalas can be found everywhere in Nature– from flowers, to spider webs to the whorl of galaxies. […]

Our Bottle Brick Wall Experiment is a Success

Posted on July 23, 2012 at 12:58pm by Russell Maier Comments Off
Our Bottle Brick Wall Experiment is a Success

 

This is the unfolding of a trash wall built by the village youth and I this month.  It is built  from bottle bricks stuffed with trash that we salvaged from the river. The humble (yet beautiful!) wall is a community showcase of the potential of this collaborative, trash-transmuting, and very low cost building technique. We’ll next take the method to […]