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Re: Looking for Susan Gaylord



Thank you Ed for sharing your experience.  It helps those of us feel
connected even though we are unable to attend the Jamboree this year!

Regards,
Kathy

Too many causes...too few rebels


Ed Hutchins wrote:

> At the moment Susan Gaylord is at the Book Arts Jamboree and I will
> pass the
> message on to her tomorrow.
>
> I have to tell you one of the exciting things that happened this
> evening.  At
> the resort where we are holding the Jamboree, they have a white wooden
> wall
> in the middle of a field that is used to play hardball.  It looks like
> a
> miniature drive-in movie screen.  We were using it for a slide
> presentation
> under the stars.  Gloria Zmolek was showing us some of her incredible
> handmade paper projects while we waited for it to get dark enough to
> show the
> slides.  All of the sudden there was a gasp from someone in the
> audience.  We
> all looked up and a large owl had landed on the top of the wall.  It
> surveyed
> us briefly and then swooped over our heads and flew off into the
> evening sky.
>  We were left awe struck by the beautiful sight we had just witnessed.
>
> The Jamboree continues for the next three weeks.  This week is focused
> on
> bookmaking activities in the classroom.  We're investigating such
> topics as:
> "Making books from Around the World and Across the Curriculum,"
> "Stretch
> Creative Thinking Through Pop-Ups and Cartooning," "Enhancing Literacy
>
> Through Classroom Publishing," and "The Basics and Creative
> Possibilities of
> Hand Papermaking."  People from 27 states and provinces will be
> attending the
> Jamboree this summer.
>
> It's an exciting program and I'd better get to bed.  I don't want to
> miss out
> on any of the fun tomorrow.
>
> Ed


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