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Too Many Leaves?

Christmas tree time meant re-arranging the furniture in the living room. After Christmas, not everything went back to where it began, including my beading table. It really fits better in a part of the room that does not have a line of sight to the TV. 264 more words

Quilting

New Design: Mermaid Pattern

If you’ve been following me on Instagram you will probably have seen that I have designed some new temporary tattoos. I’ll be doing a special blog post on these newbies after their photoshoot next week (we’re going to the seaside! 172 more words

Woman Crush Wednesday: Margaret Kilgallen

This week’s #wcw is artist Margaret Kilgallen.

She created murals indoors and on the streets that pay homage to American folk art, printmaking, and letterpress, and recall a time when personal craft and handmade signs were the dominant aesthetic. 199 more words

Environment

Be yourself and the inspiration will come

I was practicing my hand lettering with the idea that I might hand letter the text in Dog Gone, the picture book I’m almost done illustrating. 143 more words

Illustrations

Scarf photo shoot

Today I wanted to thank the talented Jiawa Liu from Closet Voyage who took these beautiful images of my scarves.

She did a wonderful job styling the scarves and what I like about it the most is that given that we are in the middle of a hot summer here in Australia the scarves have been beautifully styled for this hot weather. 41 more words

Claudia Owen

One more background

I had time to put together one more Weekly Special package. I liked the addition of paint to that first piece so I thought I’d add a few pieces of silk to this one. 238 more words

Quilting

Scarf photo shoot

Today I wanted to thank the talented Jiawa Liu from Closet Voyage who took these beautiful images of my scarves.

She did a wonderful job styling the scarves and what I like about it the most is that given that we are in the middle of a hot summer here in Australia the scarves have been beautifully styled for this hot weather. 41 more words

Claudia Owen