Studios Tour 2020

I’ve not given a tour of my studios for awhile, so I thought I’d take you on a tour of my creative spaces today, and a peek at what I’ve been working on for my next tutorial. Let’s start in the dye studio, aka garage, where most of my wet work goes on. This is…

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Happiness During COVID

Years ago in high school I worked on the paper. Often, after the whole paper had been laid out, there would be “holes” or empty white spaces that needed to be filled. One of our go-to solutions was to add a “Happiness is” list.¬† Below is one of those lists from the Bosse High School…

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Studio Redo Again!

Yes, I’m at it again. I just completed another studio redo. It seems like it’s been awhile but I did redo the studio last April. I was never happy with the arrangement, and always felt overwhelmed. My new friend, Dawn Murtaugh, volunteered to drop by and give me her suggestions and it really helped me…

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Dye Studio Revamping

Well, the revamping of my dye studio is finally finished! I started the process almost two weeks ago. I was going great guns and then I got a real bad cold and had to put the revamping on hold. But it’s done and I am so excited to show it to you. Here are a…

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Organizing Again

Yesterday Dave peeked his head into my studio and saw that I had fabric all over the place. “Oh, you’re organizing again, aren’t you?” He claims I do this every few months, but I really it’s not that often. It only seems that way since my studio is always a mess! I’ve been wanting to…

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Changing Gears: Documenting Australia

First of all, thank you to everyone who attended my How to Ice Dye Fabric webinar yesterday. We had lots of good questions and it was so much fun for me to share LIVE one of my obsessions. I’ve been pretty much knee deep in that preparation and other artsy stuff (and gardening) this last…

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My Creative Space Update

When we looked to purchase this house five years ago, I was drawn to this room. What I loved about it was the large window looking out to the backyard letting in so much light. It also had another window and one wall of closets. Dave agreed that this could be my creative space –…

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Last Sunday in October

Yesterday was a busy day. So much still needs to be tended to outside, but I’ve not been feeling quite myself so I stayed inside and took care of some of inside chores. First on the agenda was to wash the bedclothes. It’s time to put on the flannel sheets, so I went ahead and…

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