Monthly Archives: January 2011

Eye of the Hurricane

Last Thursday, I was notified that my concept for a hospital commission was “a big hit.” The theme of the triptych is the San Antonio missions.  So, Friday and Saturday I took pictures of the missions to collect shapes and … Continue reading

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Etudes

I’ve posted the results of some recent dye experiments.  I haven’t dyed in a couple of months, so I did some warm-up exercises to get my hand (and head) back into things. I did some over-dying on dish-cloths and regular … Continue reading

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Luminaria 2011!

An exciting opportunity is unfolding for me.  I was invited to participate in this year’s Luminaria event.  For those not in the area or familiar with Luminaria, it is a night where all types of art–visual and performance– is featured … Continue reading

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Energy Awareness

No, this isn’t a blog post about turning down your thermostat!  This is a blog post about my appreciation for learning how to use my awareness of my energy to guide me.  Today, I was noticing that my energy was … Continue reading

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Shrinkage

The other day, I washed one of my new kitchen placemats.  It really shrunk a lot, so I have to get used to the smaller size.  But, now the texture has really come alive.  It is like the difference between … Continue reading

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The Textile Center

Last Thursday, I had the pleasure of giving my first real presentation to my old friends of the Minnesota Contemporary Quilters.  I had gotten a little taste when I was asked by my current group, Fiber Artists of San Antonio, … Continue reading

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