Thursday night, after spending all day proctoring exams, I went to the House Of Arts performance. It was a selection of the teachers and top students performing clasical music. I liked almost all of the music.
|A student and her teacher. It's quite brave of this girl to get up, show her face in|
public and perform like this.
|Two of the teachers with amazing skills. Their fingers were blurs.|
|This girl did a scene from Figaro that was fun and beautiful.|
Then on Saturday a group of friends and I went to an art gallery up in Abu Dhabi for lunch, a tour and an artsy workshop.
|From right to left;|
Diane, me, Christine, Liz and Elke
|We made cyanotypes which are basically the technology behind blueprints.|
We stuck a bunch of odd objects to a paper with chemicals painted on it and
then exposed it to the sun for a few minutes. At the end we had bright blue and
|She designed two necklaces for my nieces back in Canada.|