Every journey should begin with a map… The Mixed Media Stitched Journal is YOUR map to beginning your own garden journey. With over 150 pages of prompts, how-to’s, inspiration, and projects, you can set your imagination free using themes such as “Nests & Trees”, “Critters & Crawlies”, “Wee Folk & Winged Things”…. . . . → Read More: While the Midwest gets ready for Autumn…. It’s time to start thinking Gardens!!!
Many thanks to the folks over at 41 Midday show for getting me on to promote the M&S Grill Painting and Jewelry event! I just can’t say enough about how great the KC Community has been in helping me launch and sustain the Fearless Studio workshops. We’re gearing up the the next Cancer . . . → Read More: Check out the latest… Fearless Studio benefit DUO!
After the huge success of the weekend workshop in St Louis: Creating a Fiber Artist’s Grimoire… I’ve REtooled the book class and am launching SignUps in the next few days!
Mixed Media Stitched Journal
Every journey should begin with a map… The Mixed Media Stitched Journal is YOUR map to beginning your own . . . → Read More: Workshop OnLine is LAUNCHED!!
Yesterday was a full on history making adventure… I took the Womandrake outside and began the first layers of her underpainting… wow. After thinking about this project for over 2 years, and sketching, and dreaming, and planning, I really can’t believe that she’s actually emerging on the canvas. Get the full scoop over in . . . → Read More: The Zen of Haunting the Woods and working plein air to manifest Womandrake!
Ahh spring brings birds and nests, and as I enjoy the final days of my thick wool capes and boots and prepare to don featherlight sheer skirts and wispy crocheted shawls, I turn to my sketchbooks.
It’s time to introspect and develop new themes and let go of fear, doubt, and uncertainty. . . . → Read More: Give Conformity the Bird: Its Time to Show Some Underpants
Living in the woods offers no end to the parade of things to get inspired by. Just this week, I’ve seen these:
Even in spite of the poison ivy, it’s been a lovely summer of gardens & stitch. And I’ve been working on some new projects for the mixed media stitchbooks I’m teaching:
. . . → Read More: get inspired, get busy…
5 November 09 **LINK** for class descrip & upcoming projects… woot woot!
25 July 09
On the deck…
Under the overhang… Remember the eggys:
Just overnight they hatched — they don’t even have eyes or wings yet –
only BIG yawning HUNGRY beaks!! And man that mama wren is HUSTLING! I know, they’re SO silly, but they really ARE the sweetest ugliest . . . → Read More: I have… BABIES!!!