New Adventure

Yes, a new adventure, or at least that's what it feels like. The challenge, to work in black and white only. The "canvas", kona cotton stretched on a frame: The markings on the frame are in 1 foot increments. The medium, acrylic paint with textile medium and extender in grayscale only: Although this doesn't look … Continue reading New Adventure

Mindless Blocks (updated)

Today was a day for a mindless project, something that didn't require endless decisions or contemplations, something I could just randomly piece and continue on all day. A while ago I had made these three blocks with some discharge stamping on batik for the centers. The blocks, measuring 8-1/2 unfinished, are paper pieced. I had … Continue reading Mindless Blocks (updated)

Garden Pics

This morning, as it rains here, I thought I'd post some sunnier pictures. These were from the gardens on Monday. We've had a cool spring and my roses, which normally struggle are doing wonderful. The lilies are finally opening: And my "Red Hot Poker" plant has not once bloomed red. It started out years ago … Continue reading Garden Pics

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