Monthly Archives: November 2012

Studio Snapshots | Dyeing Linen Curtains

Studio Snapshots | Dyeing Linen Curtains

Another project that has bubbled to the surface is redoing the fabric in my living room. Hubby’s chair totally needs to be re-covered, so I’m changing the color scheme in there. I’ve been loving my Autumn Splendor palette, so I’m going to work with those colors. I’ll use solid colors for hubby’s new slipcover, a… Continue Reading

Congratulations Janice!

Congratulations Janice!

I was a sponsor for the “ROYGBIV” catetory of this Fall’s Blogger’s Quilt Festival. After everybody entered their quilts in the festival, Amy had people nominate their favorite quilts in many different categories, and then people had about a week to vote for their favorite in each category. Lo and behold, my personal favorite for… Continue Reading

One Moment | Kids and Elections

One Moment | Kids and Elections

I’ve missed doing my “One Moment” posts, so I’ll try to get back on the bandwagon with them now! One important thing we do as parents is to teach our kids about the democratic process – without boring them to tears. I think most of the important discussions we have happen in the car, or… Continue Reading

A Clean Studio is a Happy Studio!

A Clean Studio is a Happy Studio!

After putting everything away from my show on Saturday, I decided it was time for some re-organization in my studio. The impetus for the reorganization was a new printer that had a larger footprint than the old one. Here’s a pic of what my desk wall looked like last Spring: With my old printer, I… Continue Reading

Show Report | Red Dirt Art Festival Fall 2012

Show Report | Red Dirt Art Festival Fall 2012

While the rest of the country is either dealing with the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy or real Fall weather, Saturday was a bright sunny day, with temps up into the 80’s. Hubby and I had some awesome help in the morning from Logan, (the promise of breakfast out was a big motivator!), so the booth… Continue Reading

November Goals

November Goals

Wow, October has FLOWN by! I actually got most of the Everyday Art I wanted to get made for my next show completed. Speaking of my next show, Red Dirt Art Festival is tomorrow, details can be found here.   Here are my October goals, as usual, working on some longer term projects ended up being pushed… Continue Reading