Mirrix Loom

Saturday, April 30, 2022

April was spent learning to weave on a Mirrix Loom I purchased way back in 2006. Talk about procrastination! That loom sat in its original packaging...

Reasons I Teach

Tuesday, February 15, 2022

I wanted to write about why I teach but while I was clearing drawers in my studio I ran across this article by Dawn von Rosen, Expression Magazine, September/October...

February 2022

Tuesday, February 1, 2022

Maybe I'm just getting older, or maybe it's just been colder!
January has kept me indoors dressed up in snuggly sweaters. When I...

Home For The Holidays

Saturday, January 1, 2022

The best laid plans...
I was looking forward to a month of celebration. A December to remember -- NOT! I am so happy to put 2021 behind me and move...

Perfect weather all 6 days

Tuesday, November 30, 2021

My artist compadres and I just wrapped up the 2021 Hidden In The Hills Artist Studio Tour. This is a venue I love to participate in!
We had perfect...

Favorite time of year

Sunday, October 31, 2021

BRRRRR! 51 degrees when I started my walk this morning.
Shirtsleeve days and flannel nights, my favorite time of year.
Windows are open, fresh...

Hidden In The Hills 2021

Monday, October 4, 2021

As many of you know, the Hidden In The Hills Artist Studio Tour is coming up in November. This is a venue I love to participate in!
Six days of...

Good morning moon

Wednesday, September 29, 2021

I am loving this cooler weather!
It is so invigorating to open our windows and let the fresh air in. We've had gentle rain on and off the last few...

Early morning walk

Sunday, August 29, 2021

We (me and the dog) do walk before the sun comes up, and sometimes there's a tiny ray of sunshine peeking over Black Mountain that catches the landscape...

Gearing up

Friday, May 28, 2021

This is my fourth chainmaille bracelet in four days! Each one totally different and fun - I am learning so much! "Gearing Up" is what I’ve named this...

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