Around Valentine’s Day, we celebrate the wedding day of the birds by taking bits of yarn gathered from finger knitting projects through the year and hanging them in the garden for the birds to have something soft for building their nests, and bringing them something good to eat, like valentine-shaped birdseed cakes. Gateways Spring 2012, Issue #62: Kindergarten on the Farm and in the Garden
14-year-old Zev from Natick, Massachusetts, has taken the photography world by storm with his surreal photo manipulations. Better known by the nickname of ‘fiddle oak’, Zev presents a highly imaginative portfolio of surreal self-portraits, which he created together with his sister Nellie (aged 17). His work seems to mirror the transition from the fairy-tale childhood worlds into those that are way more complicated and still unknown.