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Stretcher Frame and Sky Painting

I’m working on my upcoming mini landscape series (tree trunks, rocks, land, water and sky) and constructing the stretcher frame was the first item on the list. Here is my How-to video for the stretcher frame and a quick sky … Continue reading

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Loving Flowers and New Videos…

Just some Springtime fun!  

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Painted Landscape or Two!

I painted a little yesterday using my old quilt hoop (as the stretcher frame) and the Jacquard Textile Colors. The plan was, and still is, to do a bit of machine embroidery over the painting, then sandwich it and add … Continue reading

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Snow and Art Quilts

The Mister and I recently took a road trip to visit family in Reno, Nevada. We have driven through heavy falling snow a couple times in the past; this was much more enjoyable. We were traveling after a storm, the … Continue reading

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Fabric and Gunpowder!

I really enjoy the blog …And Then We Set It On Fire… The contributors are individual fiber artists who work in and explore a multitude of surface design techniques and more; sometimes working together. I once had the pleasure of … Continue reading

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Painted Fabric and a Binding Question

Yesterday I started the day by painting fabric, then I did a bit of quilting and worked on another lesson for my up coming Curious.com course and I did do a few of those pesky household chores. Those are some … Continue reading

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Quilting Away

If you haven’t free-motion quilted or thread painted but wanted to, I encourage you to just jump in! I have had to get over a lot of hang ups because I came from the “hand quilting, perfect stitches, and needle … Continue reading

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And onward I go…

I have received my “not accepted” notice so I can share this now. Dwell is a landscape Of ancient land and buried fossils, Of old cave homes or modern cliff mansions, Of winds and nature propelling progressive discoveries. I enjoyed … Continue reading

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Painting skies

One of my favorite things to do in the studio is to transform white cotton fabric into painted sky fabric.┬áHere are three little skies that kick off the same landscape. The sky is what determines where I will go when … Continue reading

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