- Jan 15
About Creativity and Working in Series
Let me write about the last topic first. Why do artists create series? - According to a recent group discussion: a) as individual artist...
- Aug 31, 2022
Top Ten in Sampler 3
I photographed my art quilt "Cheers Metamorphosis" with an application called PhotoBooth. It creates the diagonal color stripes. The...
- Aug 17, 2022
Another 30 Stitches in Sampler 2
Continuing with my childhood joy of discovering new embroidery stitches and the "SAQA - Stellar 70" challenge (to do and post something...
- Aug 3, 2022
How an ACN Meeting Leads to Support for the Ukraine
From April 3 to 6, 2022, I met Art Cloth Network (ACN) members for the first time in person at our annual conference in Austin, TX....
- Jul 23, 2022
Rediscovering Childhood Joys in 30 Stitches
One of my pleasures as a child was embroidery. I had my own set of colored yarns and was very proud of it. Sometimes, I stitched...
- Jul 6, 2022
My Adventures with the Orient Express
From childhood on, train rides were positive experiences for me. So, you won’t be surprised that I participated in the fictitious,...
- Apr 15, 2022
Emma FOREVER CHANGED my Life
SAQA Northern California/ Nevada had a call for entry to explore diverse facets of the question if and how we and our lives have changed...
- Jan 4, 2022
Creating a Panel for the Orient Express
After I finished my planned textile panels for the SAQA Orient Express, I offered the remaining wagon to the members, but nobody wanted...
- Sep 13, 2021
Twelve Challenges: A Creative Response to Chaos
“Chaos” is defined as: complete disorder and confusion. Covid-19 created disorder and confusion world-wide. How do creative people react...
- Nov 26, 2020
Art in the Time of the Pandemic
Yesterday, I visited the Blue Line Arts Gallery in Roseville. https://www.bluelinearts.org 405 Vernon Street, Roseville, CA 95678 (916)...