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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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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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Fabric Play

I was thinking about making some winter cards so I was playing, with sun-printing (again) using leatherleaf ferns and Setasilk and then painting with Neo Color wax pastels. The first three are from the same large piece, I’m floating a … Continue reading

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Taking a walk…

One of my “kids” had an appointment and the other was going to the zoo to take photographs so I tagged along. I walked through Balboa Park which is where our world famous zoo is, stopping at the reflecting pond, … 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 Challenge and Swap

I was happy to learn that the fabric I submitted for the Quilting Art Fabric Challenge/Swap was published in their Dec 2016/Jan2017 magazine. They didn’t publish all of the submissions but I was impression by the variety and would love … Continue reading

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Fiber and Wood

I know technically wood is fiber but in this case it is second to the fabric fiber. Here is one of my mini art quilts, from the flora series, mounted on acrylic and displayed on a pieces of (old pallet) … Continue reading

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