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"His brown skin weathered by the sun
Bears the proud tattoos of a warrior
and the scars borne of many battles 
a reminder of comrades in arms
now long gone but not forgotten”


image: Untitled • paper • 2011

patterns were derived from Igorot warrior headhunter’s distinctive tattoo (Chaklag) of the Philippine Cordilleras


#Igorot
#PeopleOfTheMountains
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"His brown skin weathered by the sun
Bears the proud tattoos of a warrior
and the scars borne of many battles
a reminder of comrades in arms
now long gone but not forgotten”


image: Untitled • paper • 2011

patterns were derived from Igorot warrior headhunter’s distinctive tattoo (Chaklag) of the Philippine Cordilleras


#Igorot
#PeopleOfTheMountains
#paper


"To shave or not to shave?"

What do all these facts about beard biology mean? Simply this: A man’s ability to grow a beard or mustache worthy of a place in the Guinness Book of World Records has nothing to do with a positive attitude or superior virility. It has everything to do with the accidents of world history — in other words, his genetic baggage.


A Closer Shave: Man’s Daily Search for Perpection by Wallace G. Pinfold, 1999

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"To shave or not to shave?"

What do all these facts about beard biology mean? Simply this: A man’s ability to grow a beard or mustache worthy of a place in the Guinness Book of World Records has nothing to do with a positive attitude or superior virility. It has everything to do with the accidents of world history — in other words, his genetic baggage.


A Closer Shave: Man’s Daily Search for Perpection by Wallace G. Pinfold, 1999

#balbondiaries


Drawing Exercise: Plate 5 
charcoal pencil on brown paper 30 X 60 in 
Visual Arts class 2003 under the supervision of Sir Bob Feleo


image reference: Dying Slave (created between 1513 –1516) a marble sculpture by the Italian Renaissance artist Michelangelo. 

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Drawing Exercise: Plate 5 
charcoal pencil on brown paper 30 X 60 in
Visual Arts class 2003 under the supervision of Sir Bob Feleo


image reference: Dying Slave (created between 1513 –1516) a marble sculpture by the Italian Renaissance artist Michelangelo.

#drawing
#PHSA


Drawing Exercise: Plate 4 
dermatograph pencil on brown paper layered with black latex
24 X 48 in 

Visual Arts class 2003 under the supervision of Sir Bob Feleo


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Drawing Exercise: Plate 4 
dermatograph pencil on brown paper layered with black latex
24 X 48 in

Visual Arts class 2003 under the supervision of Sir Bob Feleo


#drawing
#PHSA


Lunar Perigee 
UTC/GMT + 8 hours (2:11 am)
Northern Hemisphere
11 August 2014

Astronomers use the term perigee to describe the moon’s closest point to Earth, from Greek words peri meaning ‘near’ and gee meaning ‘Earth’

#astronomy #supermoon #luna View Larger

Lunar Perigee
UTC/GMT + 8 hours (2:11 am)
Northern Hemisphere
11 August 2014

Astronomers use the term perigee to describe the moon’s closest point to Earth, from Greek words peri meaning ‘near’ and gee meaning ‘Earth’

#astronomy #supermoon #luna