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"From the Ted Talk by Alexa Meade: Your body is my canvas"

Unscramble the Blue Letters

You might be wondering how I came up with this idea of turning people into paintings. But ornialgliy, this had nothing to do with either people or paint. It was about shadows. I was ftciasnead with the absence of lhigt, and I wanted to find a way that I could give it materiality and pin it down before it changed. I came up with the idea of painting shadows. I loved that I could hide within this shadow my own painted version, and it would be almost isnbiilve until the light cnegahd, and all of a sudden my shadow would be brought to the light.

Open Cloze

You might be wondering how I came up with this idea of turning people into paintings. But __________, this had nothing to do with either people or paint. It was about shadows. I was __________ with the absence of _____, and I wanted to find a way that I could give it materiality and pin it down before it changed. I came up with the idea of painting shadows. I loved that I could hide within this shadow my own painted version, and it would be almost _________ until the light _______, and all of a sudden my shadow would be brought to the light.

Solution

  1. fascinated
  2. light
  3. originally
  4. invisible
  5. changed

Original Text

You might be wondering how I came up with this idea of turning people into paintings. But originally, this had nothing to do with either people or paint. It was about shadows. I was fascinated with the absence of light, and I wanted to find a way that I could give it materiality and pin it down before it changed. I came up with the idea of painting shadows. I loved that I could hide within this shadow my own painted version, and it would be almost invisible until the light changed, and all of a sudden my shadow would be brought to the light.

Important Words

  1. absence
  2. brought
  3. changed
  4. fascinated
  5. find
  6. give
  7. hide
  8. idea
  9. invisible
  10. light
  11. loved
  12. materiality
  13. originally
  14. paint
  15. painted
  16. painting
  17. paintings
  18. people
  19. pin
  20. shadow
  21. shadows
  22. sudden
  23. turning
  24. version
  25. wanted
  26. wondering