Meetup | June Goals

Meetup | June Goals

Wahoo! I’ve finished my show, Liam’s birthday celebration, and May Term grading – I’m officially on Summer Break!!!! My Mother Earth Chemistry class was a blast, here’s all the students on their final day in their dyed clothes: May was quite busy, lets see how I did! May Goals First Dyeing Article for QA May 22… Continue Reading

Show Report | Redlands Festival of Arts, 2017

Show Report | Redlands Festival of Arts, 2017

Well, the show last weekend had just about perfect weather! Overcast and in the 70s for the setup on Friday, a bit warmer on Saturday, and warmer still on Sunday, but my EZ-up was shaded most of the day so even on Sunday it was very pleasant inside!!!  I didn’t get a TON of time… Continue Reading

Redlands Festival of Arts | This Weekend!

Redlands Festival of Arts | This Weekend!

Well, my second attempt at mokume shibori dyeing ended up a bit better (after my not so successful first attempt): And now it’s time for me to get packed for the Redlands Festival of Arts! When: Saturday and Sunday, May 27-28, from 10 am to 5 pm. There’s a huge Festival of Arts in downtown Redlands… Continue Reading

Redlands Festival of Arts | This Saturday and Sunday!

Redlands Festival of Arts | This Saturday and Sunday!

When: Saturday and Sunday, May 27-28, from 10 am to 5 pm. There’s a huge Festival of Arts in downtown Redlands on the Saturday and Sunday of Memorial Day weekend in shady Smiley Park between the Smiley Library and the Lincoln Shrine in Redlands, CA. Artists and artisans exhibiting in the festival are juried into… Continue Reading

May Goals Check-in

May Goals Check-in

Well, this month is just screaming by! I’ve been quite busy teaching my 1 month intensive Mother Earth Chemistry class to 15 awesome students. I taught them the principles ofindigo dyeing earlier this week, one student wanted to try to dye a diamond on his arm: It came out pretty well! I’ve hardly had any… Continue Reading