the work, projects, & skills of
Lisa Annelouise Rentz, an eye-witness to drama dreams, a writer who doesn't like to sit.
~and~
Irby Rentz, artisan baker, techno-handyman/art handler @ the Charles Street Gallery



@eatgoodbread
lisa ~at~ eatgoodbread ~ dot~ com
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apps & ebooks by LAR

stories by LAR

arts columns in the Beaufort Gazette

Spring 2015, forthcoming in Fjord's Review, Hobart, and Health Affairs: 'Stage Violence' and 'Notes on the difference between conclusive and inconclusive' and 'The Xelox Sweater'.

'Outside my outdoor shower there is a carnival' essay in AfterImage Feb 2015

"Fit" in the Prague Revue (full text.)

"Straight to the Heart of the Matter" in Birkensnake 6 (full text.)

"More with Honey" in Sips, April 2013

"Leavana the Goddess of Nostalgia Yearns for the Well-Supplied Wars of Years Past" in Graze 3,

Elective Reality (full text) in Luna Station Quarterly

'A bolt of cloth' in Not A Stitch a satellite exhibit in Fiber Philadelphia 2012 Biennial (full text)

Conrad's Hammer in Versal

The Chimney (video) by Liars' League London (full text)

'44 Dolmas' in a book by They Draw and Cook.

'Writing with Boys' in the Oxford American.

'Glove' a short story in Art from Art

'Samson & Meliza' a short story in undefined (issue 13, page 38, full text.)

'In 1762, Oryza Outruns Fate' in Etchings.


'Higgonsville & the Garden of Victory' in you are here

Pink-O (full text) short story in Charleston Magazine

ACBC's ArtNews magazine

The Weight of the Pen, an essay in the Milspeak anthology

Spoonfuls of Justice, Fistfuls of Writing, an essay in Teaching Artist Journal

The Dog Gates of Beaufort, a photo essay in Polar Inertia

illustrations for Thanksgiving, from paysans sans peur press

Additionally: Salon.com, Skirt magazine, Edible Lowcountry, Alternet.org, Boston Public Radio, night rally, Yikes!, Charleston City Paper, and the Lowcountry Weekly.
projects by LAR


The Do No Harm Artists of South Carolina

7 years of community arts with the Arts Council of Beaufort County

the Right to Shooz gallery show

Clay/Paper/Thread gallery show

A Literary-Visual Art Show with Issues

10 years of the Piccolo Fiction Open in Spoleto

Bookmakers Festival @ ARTworks

Iodine Literary Conference

Beaufort SC 365~ Beaufort's arts & travel & relocation app~ "historic, eco-magical, victorious."
From Sutro Media of San Francisco, for apple devices and for android.

Pencils, Words & Kids How & why to write, for kids and their mentors, from Sutro Media of San Francisco, for apple devices and for android.
PDF/handouts are on this page.
Dr. Aa's Pennyroyal Tabules, a novella
Get the ebook for your ereader, tablet, and smartphone.

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LAR writes with kids & adults

helping teachers use creative writing and illustratIons across the curriculum
- Don't Shoot Yer Eye Out, write your holiday stories instead!
- Calendar Stories & Litter
- Letters & Poems from Anonymous; middle schoolers write out their issues.
- Who Am I? Historical writing in 7th grade Social Studies
- Ecosystems are Beautiful

Lowcountry Arts Integration Project: professional development for teachers & academic achievement for students 2003-2011, in public schools in Beaufort SC, supported by a $1.2million
grant from the US Dept. of Education.

Download the LAIP's free- 'How Do You Know' guide to arts integration by artists for educators, parents, administrators and the community,
...including Ecosystems are Beautiful, a 5th grade science, visual art, and poetry unit.

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Irby Rentz

Art handling & tech at the Charles Street Gallery in downtown Beaufort.
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