Daniel Mack

Rustic Furnishings

Highlight Activities from earlier
2013

Juror/Presenter, Art in the Wild at Wildwood Park, Harrisburg, PA

Rustic Workshops       see menu

Pocket Change Project      Ezine version

2012

Anima at The Dorsky Museum

Omega               schedule         pics

Woodlanders   '12 review  FB      rethinking     2013

Rustic Work    rustic blog 

EcoCulture       in School

Working Driftwood

Arts and Healthcare

2011

Bodgering Workshop

Curated Repetition as Meditation

Altared States   

BLOGSJC   MKS  Altared Spirits

Developing an etsy storefront

Guest Speaker, Parsons School of Design

 

2010 and earlier

Valerie Goodman Gallery/Blog      9.20.10

Magic Medicine  8.10        11.5.10
Architects and Artisans Blog     8.10

Woodlanders Gathering August, 2010

Working by Moonlight: 2-hour and 8-hour workshops in active imagination

in the tradition of alchemy: the technical, the spiritual and the intuitive

Working Rustic: 1 day, 3 day and 5 day workshops.

Making Crossroads Cards  working with 300 fifth graders to create a composite mural to greet them as they come from all 4 elementary schools to the 6th grade in Middle School next September. We're creating

and sharing individual trading cards to get acquainted with each other to minimize the chances of bullying.

Arts in HealthcareDan developed arts skills in non-traditional healthcare settings, a 20-week weekly, potluck meal seminar series.

Developing the Vegetative Mind, MAD Gardners Symposium.  March 6, 2010

Community-Building Workshop, St. Anthony's High School, Jersey City, NJ.  January 14, 2010.

60 people--30 mentors and their 30 high school, college bound mentees--

played in  Card-Making Workshop to get them to know each other better and celebrate National Mentors Month

Making Things in the Woods On October 3, Dan worked, er, played with a bunch of people in the  Woods for an  afternoon of making lightly-scaled Land Art: things that hang, re-arranged fallen wood, colored chalks in unexpected areas of a piece of property belonging to The Orange County Land Trust.  They are interested in introducing more people to the many different properties they own.  

HIKES into HISTORY:  Dan leads groups to severeal regional several Lenape Indian and unusual stone sites in the Warwick area. Contact with the Land and visiting sites where people have been for thousands of years has a magical, and political, effect.  May 18, 2010,  June 5, 2010  September 26, 2009

Imaginal Artifacts Workshop (now Working By Moonlight) : On November 21, seven people met for several hours to explore the languages of making things...some cards, some tools and other imaginal techlnologies.  Let the Right Brain lead!

Spirit into Matter, Dec 5-6 Show  with luminary artists Najim Chechen, Linda Richichi, John F. Simon, jr .

Nature and Human Nature Workshops: play-dates in natural settings.Mindfulness and light engagement. at the Doublekill Creek; October 3, 2009

Woodlander Gatherings: since 2000, Dan has been organizing weekend rendezvous for people interested in working with the ways of nature. His workshops and PlayTimes throughout the year are inspired by this event which has happened 18 times so far

Gatherings at Dan's Studio on Alchemy, Moonlight and Illness.