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Modern improv

That’s the mantra I’ve been chanting as I work on quilting this latest piece. It’s far from my normal saturated pattern and color pieces and I really love it. 220 more words


Thread painting

I’ve decided to do a lot of thread painting over my nuthatch from Hollis Chatelain’s class.  Just working on the head I’ve already used up a bobbin of invisible thread.   20 more words



I have had a great time sewing this past weekend. The weather was rainy and it was a perfect time to stay inside and sew. I’ve been trying to come up with a design for a wall quilt using these hand dyed fabrics. 124 more words

Design Wall Monday

Bits 'n' Pieces


I have been very busy these past few months. I have had my brother and his wife visiting from New Zealand, and it is always a joy catching up with them. 445 more words

Choosing to witness

“My ancestry and the history of colonization in North America,
place me as a witness to the untold stories of this continent.
I can either take up that role of witness or ignore it. 353 more words


Online Exhibit

My quilt, LET’S TAKE A BREAK, has been selected for the inaugural online exhibit, Wild Thing!, at the Visions Art Museum in San Diego, CA.   40 more words

Art Quilt

Black or white?

I’m putting together some samples for teaching a beading class from a kit. Trying to keep it generic, inexpensive and do-able in one session.

Came up with this stamped design. 115 more words

Art Quilts