David D. Oquendo explains

What is “METAPHRASE?’ Person behind the Art… David D. Oquendo has developed a personal constructed script. He calls this writing system, “Metaphrase”. This “Metaphrase” is a series that includes large-scale wall renderings (indoor and outdoor) and mixed media paintings. The … Continue reading David D. Oquendo explains

David D. Oquendo intro to video series

METAPHRASE Person behind the Art… David D. Oquendo has developed a personal constructed script. He calls this writing system, “Metaphrase”. This “Metaphrase” is a series that includes large-scale wall renderings (indoor and outdoor) and mixed media paintings. The artwork explores … Continue reading David D. Oquendo intro to video series

David D. Oquendo in Rolling with Simon

METAPHRASE Watch David’s interview by Rolling with Simon. S1 – Ep.8. Person behind the Art… David D. Oquendo has developed a personal constructed script. He calls this writing system, “Metaphrase”. This “Metaphrase” is a series that includes large-scale wall renderings … Continue reading David D. Oquendo in Rolling with Simon

Getting his Grey/White belt

For a few months now, my son has been going to class every Thursday’s and Saturday’s. Within a few months, he received his third and fourth stripe pretty quickly, but this time it was something more special. At the end … Continue reading Getting his Grey/White belt

The pressure.

Last Thursday, during drills our BJJ Instructor was doing an assessment on people’s belts. He’s checking, who’s due for an advancement. Being told to test for third stripe. While the class drilled, the instructor walked around and watched everyone’s performance, … Continue reading The pressure.