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How To Sew With Knits On Your Overlocker

I was asked how to sew knits on an overlocker. Answer – really easily! Honestly, it is so quick and easy, I LOVE it and I’m sure you will too. 695 more words


Tools of the Trade Tuesday

I’m starting a blog post on Tuesdays called “Tools of the Trade Tuesday.” Each week I’ll feature a brief glimpse into some of the tools and materials that I use in the studio in the creation of my paintings. 333 more words

In The Studio

When the Good Memories Outweigh the Grief: Tools of the Trade

Six years ago, I wrote this letter, wiping the tears away after each line. Missing my dad and his goofy jokes, his heart for people, his beautiful tenor voice. 1,000 more words


Varia, Not Barrier

Metroid wouldn’t be Metroid without Samus, and Samus wouldn’t be Samus without her instantly-recognizable and trademark Varia Suit. It’s been featured in every single game, and much of the official promotional art. 276 more words


Boho Stitch Along. Week no. 1

I don’t know about you, but I’m incredibly excited to dive in to a project that does not have deadlines, rules or requirements! The Boho Stitch Along (or #BohoSAL on social media) is just that sort of project. 306 more words

My studio

I love seeing peoples studios, it gives a hint as to how they work. My studio is also the office, library (ha) and drying room so its not a dedicated space but I feel very lucky to have this. 204 more words

Studio Artist Media Tools Paints Brushes

Artis Oval 7 Brush

I love Black Friday shopping! It’s such a fun time where everyone appears happy as they kick off the holiday shopping season. I don’t usually like big crowds, and my brain has a tendency of shutting down if there is too much chaos, but this one day… 801 more words

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