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Book Review: “The Creative Habit: Learn it and use it for life” by Twyla Tharp.

This book was recommended by Elizabeth Barton in the class I took from her this spring through the Academy of Quilting. I have been slowly reading it ever since. 298 more words


Quilt Extravaganza

This weekend is the Berea Quilt Extravaganza.  If you are not to far away, Berea is a quaint little art town with lots to see, plus two quilt shows.   88 more words

Art Quilts

Exhibition - European Art Quilts VII

Back in May I went down to Neumünster where there was another fine exhibition at the museum Tuch & Technik (the textile museum). I took a couple of pictures, of which I’ll share some with you. 56 more words

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Mount Tamalpais from Baldy

This is the latest in my “Marin County” art quilts. I was out hiking in the hills of Marin, took this photo and made it into a quilt. 7 more words

Art Quilts

In the Studio~Summer News*

In the studio, this summer has been a busy time! I have been gathering new inspirations and beginning new works of contemporary textile art!

We are also getting ready for a workshop in August at… 184 more words


Broken Ginkgos II Accepted for Pip Squeak

I’m very excited that Broken Ginkgos II has been accepted for the 12th annual international juried art show at Northbrook Public Library.

This year’s theme, Pip Squeak, focuses on small works of art — not to exceed 12″ in any direction for 2D works and 9″ for 3D works. 114 more words

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Poignant Pieces, Dream Collection

SAQA is having their annual Benefit Auction.  I’ve been enthralled with the pieces that seem particularly poignant to me and elicit an emotional response from the viewer (me). 21 more words

Fiber Art