Right Place, Right Time - QSDS Part 2

It happened again. Once in a great, great while I find myself proclaiming “I am in exactly the right place, at the precisely the right time. The planet is spinning in the proper way that it should and I could not be in a more perfect place at this point in my life.”

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6 Day River Trip on the Yampa

Imagine living in a place that has no cars, no buildings, no roads, no noise, no running water, no electricity and no computer screens. Just nature for 24/7. That is where I have been. Nightfall at Deerlodge Park campground. The next morning we began our journey. We took a 6 day white water rafting trip

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QSDS Part 1

I spent one delicious week at the Quilt Surface Design Symposium (QSDS). It is held at the Columbus College of Art and Design in downtown Columbus. The college’s iconic sign begged to be captured daily.

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Working in a Series Launchpad Workshop is Open for Enrollment

  Last weekend I announced my first online class, Working in a Series Launchpad Workshop, to my subscribers in a studio update email. Now you can join in too! This workshop is a spring board, a launch pad, a starting point. Goal: To provide informational and inspirational sessions that will give you more confidence to find your way

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H Series - Part 2

Ideas come at me faster than I can create them.

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A Tiny Acquisition

In the beginning of October, before hosting Open Studios and before the chaos of moving into an apartment

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BOSCO's Best - An Exhibition of Open Studio Artists

Have you gone to Open Studios in your city? The Boise group of Open Studio artists is called BOSCO and while you are waiting for our Open Studios in October you can get a preview of art by 28 of the BOSCO artists at our upcoming exibition, BOSCO’s Best, at the Initial Point Gallery.

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SAQA Journal Cover

SAQA Journal Cover

Today I reached into my black metal mailbox and found my art on the cover of this art journal.

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Getting Back on the Grid

I just finished a 7 day rafting trip on the San Juan river; 6 kids (all cousins!) and 8 adults, all family. We pack everything we need into our boats to live outside 24 hours a day.

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A First Year Experience at Quilt National 2015 – Part 1

Dairy Barn Arts Center in Athens, Ohio – home of Quilt National On October 7th I received a letter informing me that my piece, Blue Veil, had been juried into Quilt National 2015. I was in a parking lot after buying groceries. I cried tears of joy sitting in my car.

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