Category Archives: Smiles

Things That Make Me Smile No.168: Ice Sculpture

This seems an appropriate smile when we’re expecting snow again on Thursday in the winter that never ends, but when life gives you ice, make art, right? An artist talks about what makes ice sculpture special to him and his … Continue reading

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Things That Make Me Smile No.167: Art and Parenting

This talented father uses art to connect with his kids in a fun way:

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Things That Make Me Smile No.166: Glass Blowing

It’s been a while since I shared a video focused on glass blowing rather than shaping. If you’ve been following my smiles, you probably know I have been fascinated with glass blowing since I was a kid. I used to … Continue reading

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Things That Make Me Smile No.165: A Cappella The Sound of Silence

I find a cappella groups amazing, as you might have guessed if you follow my smiles. This is both a favorite song (it even appeared in an earlier smile) and one I find very appropriate in our current climate if … Continue reading

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Things That Make Me Smile No.164: Art with Tulle

This video offers evidence there’s an artist for every possible medium. Benjamin Shine creates incredible portraits and art with tulle, something I never would have considered possible until this. His philosophy in approaching the medium is equally impressive. Prepare to … Continue reading

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