I think I showed off my boxy and buttony sweater awhile back. I’d just connected the sleeves and body in the round. This one has seen very little action comparatively, but I am working on it. 89 more words
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It’s been an absolutely INSANE week. Totally. If getting back into the routine of school wasn’t hard enough, we’ve had things like friends in bike/car accidents, old friends from out of town surprisingly visiting, ocular migraines, sick kiddo, and a completely insane work schedule complete with a grant submission due. 267 more words
Browsing through Etsy today, I came across English artist Sarah Young. Her unique and quirky fabric designs immediately sparked my interest. I love the way she has incorporated a DIY tea towel kit that you can cut and sew into wonderful little folk art dolls. Her style reminds me of old world Europe and has that cottagy feel. I love them! Here is a little background about Sarah…
We started out as a very small traveling puppet theatre. In winter months we printed linocuts with the back of a wooden spoon and made all sorts of things out of papier mache. Now I mostly print, paint, illustrate and make, if I’m lucky all at the same time! The tea towels have been a lovely way of combining my 3 dimensional work and prints.