CYMH4M featured on Teaching Artist Podcast

Recently Can you make hair for me? was featured on Rebecca Pott’s outstanding Teaching Artist Podcast. Rebecca is a visual arts teaching artist. She interviews practicing artists who are also K-12 educators. This podcast is dedicated to discussions of teaching...

My body, my rock

I’ve always been an early riser. When I was little I would wake up before the rest of the family and sit in a corner just outside my bedroom. Lying on my side I’d look at my stacked knees and thighs. In my skin I saw a canyon. In the curve of my hip a hill. And in the...

Pictures of Speeding Cars and Other Pursuits

When I left Lesley University after the 2018 MFA residency I had no idea I wouldn’t be coming back. I was soon to find out more than I ever wanted to know about malfunctioning lymphocytes, the rituals of stem cell transplants, the blunting effect of chemotherapy on...
New boxed notecard sets are here!

New boxed notecard sets are here!

Boxed 5×7 Notecard Sets 10 cards with Envelopes $40 suggested donation Donate at GoFundMe.com  Ten of your favorite heads in notecard form: Nosey Neighbor Flo, Labor Day Guy, The Monovore, Uncle Dupree and more! Your support keeps (and hairmaking) keeps the...
Virtual Exhibition at Lesley University

Virtual Exhibition at Lesley University

October 2020-January 2021 Asynchronous opening Link to come!   A collaborative exhibition with Lesley University expressive therapy graduate students. In February of 2020, Eileen Powers, a Lesley University MFA student, was invited by Dr. Ara Parker to be a guest...
On the Virtual Road to Northwest Arkansas!

On the Virtual Road to Northwest Arkansas!

Can you make hair for me? Appears on NBC affiliate Good Day Northwest Arkansas! Live! Thursday, July 2, 2020, 9:50 a.m. EST  Click to what the segment here   Photographer Eileen Powers talks about her Can You Make Hair For Me? project on Good Day NWA. When she...