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Christmas comes early for Surface Designers

As a surface designers, and certainly in many other professions, creating products for the Christmas season happens months in advance. I, however, find it very hard to get into the Christmas spirit when it’s 90+ degrees where I live.  205 more words

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Next in the series

Continuing on with the damask napkins, I’m at a point where input would be appreciated! I need to remember that the point of this was to combine traditional quilting designs, non-traditional colors on the luscious damask, hand stitching and beads. 183 more words


Amalfi Coast

Part of a new collection inspired by Italy.  I hope I can visit someday!

Too Serene to be Brought Down.

Life will always be throwing some curve balls at you. For me it sure has and I was once a girl that used to feed into them curve balls and feel that I had to go with the flow of the hardships put in my path. 254 more words


More Botanical Printing

I’ve been spending a great deal of time this summer on my indigo processes; resist methods and dyeing. I do, however, try to sneak in a bit of time for some botanical printing. 98 more words

Eco Printing

Beading--slow, but finished!

All that whining about how long the beading was taking, was just that…whining! It really didn’t take that long to finish the piece, a few days, off and on. 260 more words


Pattern Trend: The Brush Stroke Repeat

A trend that I am loving right now in the pattern design world is the use of simple painted brush strokes. Organic, handmade, artistic, minimal, yet bold these designs are a feast for the eyes. 44 more words

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