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Things have been quiet on the blog as I’ve been experimenting a lot with embroidery and my photos of the urban landscape. This random, collage style appeals to me and I love how I can embroider in between weaving projects. 118 more words

Surface Design

Intl Quilt Festival Workshop

From Surface Design

I decided this year I would only take one workshop at the Quilt Festival and did I pick the right one! It was titled Indigo Shibori Style and the instructors were Glennis Dolce (Shibori Girl) and Katrina Walker (seamstress extraordinary). 125 more words

Surface Design

Happy Lunch Hour: MATS Bolt Fabric Assignment

One year ago, I took Lilla Rogers’ MATS (Make Art That Sells) course, which runs in two parts 5 weeks at a time. I learned so much during and after the course (I could say Spoonflower is my continuing education) that I decided at the last minute to redo MATS. 172 more words


Fall chores

I’m not getting my fall garden and yard work done, even though today is perfect for it. I’m doing one of my other important fall chores. 229 more words


May28th designer of the month

I’m a little late with the news but I was designer of the month in August over at May28th. They also did a short interview about me and my work which is available on the May28th blog. 26 more words

Claudia Owen

Experimental surfaces using liquid latex

A small selection of work from first year students – project one

Experimental Textile Design

Eclectic Clock Collection - Fabric Images

I’m very happy that my entry for Spoonflower’s clock contest has placed #3 – this was a close one, with the winner receiving 418 votes and my design 410! 44 more words