Monthly Archives: February 2012

Fairy Day

As promised, here are pictures of Stephanie and I making a little magic. Lots of little piece hand sewing.  The body of my fairy is silk charmuse.  her wings are silk dupioni.  i put two little wires into the wings … Continue reading

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Go See Cal!!

Friday’s Inspiration is the old 70’s Car Dealership Cal Worthington from Southern California. Last night, Rob and I were watching a show on CNBC and the did a full write up on Cal and his dog “Spot”.  Of course he … Continue reading

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Abstract on the rack

More painting and dying fabric. When is enough enough? When it speaks to you. Shapes are glued down. Piece is on the rack.

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Carmel Swirls

Well, I have most of the color pieces laid out. Unfortunately, you’ll have to wait for those next little teases. The last 2 days I have been pondering on how to tone down the background. I knew I needed some … Continue reading

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Abstract Orange

Why is it that when ever I dye/paint fabric, I want things to dry FASTER?????  A heat gun or hair dryer doesn’t speed the process up. Added orange this morning. The bigger splots were from my normal drip technique.  The … Continue reading

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Kandinsky Challenge

What is it about starting a new piece like this.  Sketches are fine, but then you take scissors to fabric and the whole ball of wax changes.  How big do you make it?  What do you want to do for … Continue reading

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Flight Inspiration!

Inspiration for Thursday comes from Shirly.  She sent me a YouTube of flying people in New York.  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dcDN409ZBv4&feature=youtube_gdata_player Remote control plane/kites were flown in New York.  Their flight seemed so effortless. I can only imagine what a show stopper that … Continue reading

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