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My post earlier was a bit of a boo-boo… oops.  Let’s try again shall we? I want to open this post by saying my sister-in-law, Genevieve,  rocks!  Really, she’s the best. Not only do I feel as if she is taking good care of my brother and their darling girls, but more importantly she is […]

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One of the great things about writing a blog is you meet talented like-minded people.  One of which is the one-and-only Deborah Boschert who is about to embark on a six-month journey via STITCHED!  What exactly is STICHED you ask, well  it’s a collection of 20 online video workshops by 20 talented fabric artists.  For […]

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I am humbled to speak to you today about a dear blog friend and fellow fabric enthusiast Candy Glendening!  She’s asked me to review and write about her new DVD “Dyeing to Stitch” released just a couple of months ago by Interweave.  I met her a few years ago online and have followed her work […]

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This September, I’m going to have an amazing opportunity to work alongside an incredible artist. Patrick Dougherty, world renowned stickwork artist, is coming to Maui!  I’m thrilled to have him come here and hopefully I’ll be able to help him with the instillation.  Just check these out: 1. Patrick Dougherty’s “Stick Works”, 2. patrick dougherty, […]

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First let me say “THANK YOU” Tammy and Debbie for taking the time out to comment to yesterday’s post.  You help me to see that what I’m doing here serves a purpose… something which is difficult to see from my perspective.  The feedback I get from working like this is fleeting and sometimes my self […]

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Thank you all “Explorer” users there for giving me the head’s up on the way this blog looks.  I’m pretty sure I’ve adjusted things around correctly and this page should look presentable to all sorts of browsers. Again, you would tell me wouldn’t you? I wanted to share with you an art acquisition I made […]

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A few years ago, at a workshop with Nancy Crow, I had the pleasure of meeting Diane Melms.  I remember her work consistently caught my eye and the conversations we had were inspiring.  A kindred spirit indeed. We recently got back in touch and she shared with me a link to her website.  Needless to […]

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