This blog post is about process, and collaboration.
The process of concept to finished artwork, and a collaboration between myself and the very talented hair stylist Toni Tatlow, who created the period inspired styles for my forthcoming book. 257 more words
I’m happy to take credit for introducing Chicago area sewists to Sarah Veblen, whom I like to call The Fit Goddess. I did that by organizing two back-to-back fit workshops that Sarah taught for the Chicago Chapter of ASG in April 2012. 660 more words
At first, it sounded straightforward. Not difficult at all. All I had to do was measure my body at prescribed points, compare those measurements to a pattern for a basic sloper, do the math and adjust the pattern to reflect my own measurements. 863 more words
This week I’ve been trying to learn how to drape a dress form. I’ve purchased a book which you could find here. The book is actually quite useful and after looking through it, I decided to try the dance tunic. 108 more words