30 Sep

Making a Wiksten Haori with Blackbird Fabrics

I attended my first all-day sewing class a few weekends ago at Blackbird Fabrics. I was there to construct the Wiksten Haori from scratch, start to finish in one day. This was a feat I’d never previously accomplished (and may never again). I’d bought fabric and the pattern to make the jacket for myself in […]

27 Sep

Scenes From Art & Craft Social, September 2019

We had a small group in attendance at Art & Craft Social on Wednesday evening, and everyone seemed to be working on an amazing project. We definitely attract the textile artist crowd to these events, as you can see from the variety of projects. Join us for the next Art & Craft Social on Wednesday […]

11 Sep

Art & Craft Social – September 2019

Join us for an evening of Art & Craft Social on Wednesday September 25th, 5:30pm to 8pm. Bring a small creative project to work on in a social setting. The event is FREE but you must RSVP through eventbrite as space is limited. Art & Craft Social is a FREE community event welcoming a diverse […]

26 Aug

31 Days of Paper Play

In July I worked on a new daily project called, 31 Days of Paper Play. I felt I needed time to explore and experiment with new techniques, and this was my way to make it happen. I referenced multiple books on paper techniques from my personal library to generate ideas each day. Daily projects work […]

21 Aug

September 7th Studio Sale!

I’m excited to announce I’ll be teaming up with fellow artists, Michelle Sirois Silver and Stephanie Symns, to host a collective sale of our work at their studio. Join us on Saturday September 7th, between 10am to 5:30pm, at 1610 Clark Drive in Unit 201. Michelle and Stephanie are are both textile artists working in […]

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