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The Weekend: 5 Things

I feel quite fortunate to be able to work with a company that can afford to take all of us on a three day retreat away from the office and off to Monterey. 260 more words


David Iriguchi to join us at the retreat!

“Frankly, we want people to hug their ukulele like it was their faithful dog.”

That from the wonderful David Iriguchi of Iriguchi Ukuleles in Carmichael, California, who will be joining us at the… 230 more words


An Empty Spools Graduate

Pam Burke, one of my students at my first workshop at Empty Spools Seminars (April 2013) brought not one but TWO finished spiral mandalas to show me at Empty Spools while I was teaching there in 2014.  15 more words

Student Work

Empty Spools - Day 3: First Spirals Sewn!

It’s Day 3 of my Spiral Mandalas workshop here at Empty Spools Seminars in beautiful Pacific Grove, CA at the Asilomar Conference Center.  Everyone has sewn at least the center spiral of their mandala at this point, and Jesse has already finished an entire wedge!  24 more words

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Empty Spools Seminars - Day 2: Mock-ups



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Carol (Lime green is the new black)

Afternoon visitors . . . .

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