Category Archives: Debrief/musing

Stories of the 2 new art workshop participants, Sompan and Ya Vue

Sompan is 7 or 8 years old and from Ban Dong, Paek District.  He had the accident on 17/12/2009.  He was at school.  After lunch he found a small piece of metal he did not think was a cluster bomb.  … Continue reading

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Mural #4 – UXO Education Mural – Xieng Khouang Final Art Images!

View a slideshow here of the students work.  Some great stuff!  Don’t forget to click on “Show Info” in the right-hand corner.

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Mural #4 – UXO Education Mural – Xieng Khouang Images and Debrief

Check out the amazing images produced by the eleven artists at the workshop a couple weeks ago!  Click on the links to see a slideshow of each set – make sure to click “Show Info” to read the student’s own … Continue reading

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Mural #4 – UXO Education Mural – UXO Survivors in Xieng Khouang Day 1

After an amazing drive on a crazy road (while it was being built), I’ve arrived in Xieng Khouang. This section of the UXO Education Mural is a three-day (2 weekend) workshop series with UXO survivors held in the UXO Survivor … Continue reading

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Mural #4 – UXO Education Mural – Sisatannak High School

A lot of the students hadn’t understood the homework assignment, and had just filled out the questions and drawn something – and all of the drawings, while awesome, weren’t quite what I was looking for (building community conversations, having elders … Continue reading

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Mural #3 – VIS Mural class – 5

The students didn’t have much time to paint last week, as they got rained out!  As today was the last day of our mural afterschool class, we focused on getting all the sketches on the wall so that they could … Continue reading

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Mural #2 – Debrief/Musing and Pictures

The artists were excellent – not afraid to draw, not afraid to paint, no pride or bossiness issues, lots of sharing.  This is uncommon for a group of adults, I hear. As far as the goals, I think people really … Continue reading

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