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Summertime is strange as far as my work in the studio goes. There are days when I work like a demon and get tons of stuff done and then there are days on end when I don’t get a chance to even look at a needle! 388 more words


Gotta make some beads!

Once again, I’m trying to stay one step ahead of what I’m teaching! I need to make some fabric beads for examples. These need to show each step in the process. 260 more words


Changing direction

This summer I will be teaching at Blue Lake again. Middle school children, fiber arts. I love doing this and I have my major project for them all figured out. 239 more words


KEQ--making beads

Our meetings are not nearly long enough to make tons of beads! We needed more time! It’s lucky for us that the clay making didn’t happen, because lack of time would have been utterly frustrating! 196 more words

Surface Design

Keepin' on...

Very little time for sewing this week, but I grab a few minutes here and there. That’s how I’ve always worked on my projects and eventually they get done. 12 more words


Couldn't stop sewing...

Yes, I started that little handwork project, taking shreds

and sewing them into a leaf design.

I could not stop! Perhaps because it was a ‘sitting on the couch’ handwork project or perhaps because I never knew what the next scrap would lead to! 97 more words


Love small projects!

There is so much satisfaction in completing any project, from housecleaning (Ugh!) to art making. It makes you smile and feel good about yourself simply to be able to say ‘Done!’ 232 more words