Author Archives: Ann Scott

About Ann Scott

Working with fabric and fiber for over forty years. Design, instruction, and sales.

Another VAM Challenge

At the beginning of July Visions Art Museum presented another member challenge from Marty Ornish, this time Marty challenged us to make buntings. I’ve wanted to make something special for our front porch and this was the perfect prompt, though … Continue reading

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Free-Motion Quilting

Sometimes things get heavy and I just need a little escape. That’s the time here right now. So I drew a little open wreath in my MeAnndering tablet (actual paper!)… …and then decided to use it as inspiration for a … Continue reading

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Before the Rabbit Hole

I’ve been dealing with self induced website problems. If you are seeing this it may mean all has recovered. It’s sort of a test post. This is another stir crazy project for Visions Art Museum member challenge.

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Picking up the Pieces

For a moment there my design work table was cleaned off, but no more. Making cards and masks just seems to generate more scraps. I have been able to share small pieces of fabric with a few other people and … Continue reading

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Fabric Care Cards

As I mentioned in the previous post the Visions Art Museum member challenge for this week is special. Marty Ornish, a very talented garment (and more) artist, developed the challenge for this week. If you get a chance visit Marty’s … Continue reading

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Time Passes

Continuing to shelter in place here, though we are able to walk in the neighborhood, keeping our distance, of course. Visions Art Museum‘s first member challenge, I mentioned in my previous post, will be over soon though member may continue … Continue reading

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Taking it all in

We all are living in challenging times. I hope you are safe and healthy and following the recommendations of the smartest people in charge. I’ve often heard or read that artists should not hold up in their studios but instead … Continue reading

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Painted Leaves

Painting leaves on fabric using actual paint. I usually teach and paint my leaves using NeoColor two wax pastels but because these were going on an apron that will be washed I decided to use Jacquard Textile Color painted. Please … Continue reading

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Painted Border and More

I finally have a camera set up at my Handi Quilter Sweet Sixteen quilting machine so hopefully more free motion videos will be coming to my YouTube channel. Here are the two most recent. One quilting a simple carrot and … Continue reading

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Wild Comfort

A while back Visions Art Museum had challenge call to their members with the theme being Wild Comfort. I immediately came up with an idea; feet in slippers up on an ottoman with curtain backdrop, all animal prints. Then time … Continue reading

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