Chavier Griffin Course Number: 53344 Title: The Makings of Me For my ARTiFACT Project I decided to use Prezi as my visual presentation because it's quick, fun, and easy! It also displays pictures that help define my culture.
Fish in the Bulb. An #artifact made by a general #Photo #Manipulation Technic using #Adobe #Photoshop. Based on a simple ideology to show case the popular Hindi #proverb - "kue ka mendak" which refers to the fact that a frog born and living in a well believes that the well is the world as it has never seen outside of it. So we gave a different #concept all together to define the particular proverb.
Meeting Francie Nolan at a Rape Survivor Support Group
Meeting Francie Nolan at a Rape Survivor Support Group - Beautifully written essay, defines and discusses the "Ideal Rape Narrative" and how that cultural artifact often silences those who experience rape.
Artifact presents Tracy Boyd- Her artwork evokes a sense of struggle and survival. Defined brush movement, intense texture and scale induce intimacy and carry as much power as the sentiment behind her subjects.
10 Paladin Magic Items (PFRPG) Boots of the Brave allow you to excel when kicking down the door and protecting your allies when covering their retreat (temporarily enhancing their flight-speed!), including an option that allows you to make combat maneuvers to shut down enemy movement. Pretty cool item, though the latter option to negate movement of target creatures may be a bit strong for the 18,500 GP price-tag of the superior boots. Bracers of Heroic Deeds allow you to catch allies about…
Kintsugi (to patch with gold) or Kintsukuroi (to repair with gold) is the Japanese art of fixing broken pottery and ceramics using a lacquer resin sprinkled with powdered gold (or silver). Rather than being concealed, the damage is celebrated and becomes a defining feature of the object. As a general rule, the repaired artifact acquires far higher value and enjoys greater appreciation than it had in its previously undamaged state.
This unusual artifact is ground all over, with a very smooth feel on both sides. This is a well defined example of a rarely found Texas artifact. It is made of a banded color limestone. Though the boatstone itself is only ever so slightly concave it was very purposefully polished to it's present shape. This artifact may have been used as a weight, designed to counter balance an ancient spear throwing stick known as an Atlatl. Boatstones are very rare in Texas.
An ancient Roman Carnelian Itaglio of a woman standing left. Recovered from Libya and dating to the 4th century AD. A supurb specimen with well defined incisions and a very beautiful stone. This specimen is a very sought after artifact type from the Roman era. This piece is a wonderful example and ready for display in a serious collectors inventory.