The Very Fiber of Me

Spring us almost upon us

I am looking forward to warmer weather mixed with a little sunshine. Living in the Pacific Northwest always brings its fair share of rain, but we have the greenest grass,  and greenest mountains around. Flowers are beginning to hint that they will be blooming soon. Well I don't know…(continue reading)

A new Direction

As the new year is beginning I have been trying new techniques and Ideas. Emerging backgrounds that look as though they were printed or dyed that way is giving me a new background to build upon. Some on my new pieces will be sporting this process and will be added to my gallerys as soon as I get my pictures…(continue reading)

Surface Design workshop

 I just finished a week long workshop with Jane Dunnewold creating wonderful art cloth. Wow! Look for some new things in my art coming up. We dyed and redyed fabric. We made stencils, silkscreens and stamps that we used to layer to the dyed fabrics. Each layer brought out a new look, now for using…(continue reading)

upcoming Show Schedule

Well 2015 is here and the time to get busy again.   The month of April will be Skagit Valley's Tulip show at the Tulip Valley Winery. The address is 16163 SR 536 (Memorial Hiwy) 20 of us artists will be at the Winery on Memorial Hiway the entire month of April. We have such a great collection…(continue reading)

Alzheimers Donation

 My daughter has promised an art piece donation to the Alzheimers Assoc. in Spokane from me. Now I have to design it. When I designed some in the Seattle auction, I actually used the characteristics of the disease as inspiration. The pieces were happy but showed the change that takes place. This…(continue reading)