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Parfait dyeing

It’s not a new technique, but it’s been a while since I’ve done it…I most always love the results, but find them hard to use. Basic instructions, if you don’t know, are to layer fabric, dye liquid, soda ash liquid, fabric, dye, soda, scrunching and stuffing until the container is full. 184 more words


And then we played...

Tomorrow is another dye day, but mostly with paint, for me. I have stuff ready for playing and this morning I started to get the garage ready for everyone to use. 97 more words

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Madrid Studio Closing

I am closing my studio in Madrid this summer. I loved being here, but have been offered a wonderful opportunity to create large textile work for an exhibit in 2018. 34 more words


I have stamps!

Finally, with my Wacky Quilter friends, I took time to use that basket of stampmaking supplies. Well, a teeny, tiny portion of them anyway. I opted to only use the self-adhesive stuff that I have; no carving, no extra gluing, no glue gun. 231 more words

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Fabric? Yes. Plein Air? Why not!

I have many painter friends, and I am active in the local art world as well as the community of Art Quilters.  So when Plein Air West Reading loosened its rules this year, I decided to take up the challenge. 387 more words

Family Time

One of my first Art Quilts. Made for my dear friend to remind her of the simpler times on vacation with her daughter and granddaughter. 82 more words

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Tuesday 13th June

Well it’s pouring with rain this morning and as a result we had a small turnout to patchwork. The day did improve so we are hoping for a dryer week for our workshop with Deborah Louie. 118 more words

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