I am the lucky recipient of a Professional Development grant ($950.00) from the Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs! The grant will help support my participation in a 2016 quilt workshop with Gwen Marston, (http://www.gwenmarston.com/). I will be going to the Madeline Island School of the Arts (http://www.madelineartschool.com/). The only drawback for me is… Continue reading Thank you to the State of Michigan!
I am extremely excited to have a handmade garland in the November issue of "Cloth Paper Scissors" magazine! Check out pages 76-77 and see my zinnia garland--what a fun project! The flowers are photographs that I printed out and then crocheted together. Please let me know what you think.
I enjoyed a fantastic afternoon with fourteen other winners and Ms. Jocelynn Brown, columnist for the "Detroit News." She hosted the second Detroit News Stitch-Together for local knitters and crocheters on Wednesday, October 14th. Detroit News Stitch Together What a grand time...Stitching Get Together We shared our passions, projects and patterns, as well as coffee… Continue reading 2nd Detroit News Stitch Together
I enjoyed a fantastic time at Mason Library on the 8th, demonstrating the basics of Zentangle for an enthusiastic group. All ages participated and they all drew fabulous tiles---WOW! Thanks to Cheryl Lyons, Librarian, for a wonderful evening.
Last night I spent a wonderful evening with new Zentangle students--how enriching and delightful. We met at Holt Community Education HOLT, and the group shined!
FUN tangleations! Glow in the Dark Pumpkins
Alice Neel (1900-1984) said, "As an artist, you're always searching for freedom and never finding it... Art could be call 'The Search.'"