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Yearly Archives: 2016

In my shop today… This was a fun one!  Back in 2009, I partnered with Gail Baar to create a year’s worth of quilts, exploring different motifs.  Our birthdays are the same day in early January.  That year I found myself ready to start something new and exciting!  I stumbled upon her blog and saw […]

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I went last week to check on progress on the Hana house.  Upon turning down our little road, I immediately noticed that someone has been busy cleaning up the church next door.  Thank goodness!  During the past year or so the jungle did as what jungles always do and overtook the parcel nearly swallowing the […]

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First, I’d like to start with the result of a project I worked on in august; my cheese platter arrived in the mail the other day and it looks fabulous!  You may remember it from my post on “My Little Trip to Cambria.”  Anyway, I’d like to thank Patricia Griffin once again for putting on […]

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It’s been an exhausting week, however I’m happy to say I’m finally finished!  My FIRST block for block printing!  Looking at it here there are a couple of tweaks I’d like to make, but sometimes you just simply have to stop.  It’s early in the morning now and I can’t sleep.  Later today we will […]

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I’m taking a class at the Hui No’eau Visual Arts Center here on Maui called “Big Ink” with visiting artist James Bailey.  We are carving on 4′ x 8′ panels of MDF and on Saturday we will take those boards and print them on fabric using a steamroller!  The entire community is invited to share in […]

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Things are buzzing along in Hana!  The roof is nearly finished. If you zoom in you can see the end-caps that our roofer made specifically for this project.  I think it looks much nicer than some of the other examples of end-caps I’ve seen.  At the apexes, he cut tile and fit them together, much […]

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Just in time for the holidays!  I’ll be teaching a two-day class on November 12th and 13th!  It called “Improv Strips” and you may remember I taught it last year on Oahu.  Here are some of the quilts I’ve made in this theme: Lately, I’ve been working on a new sample for that class, in […]

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