Category Archives: Art studio

What’s Happening?

It has been a very busy summer. We have travelled a lot, mostly to Colorado to camp. We got away every chance we had. The last few weeks have been consumed with the sale of my studio. I have not

What’s Happening?

It has been a very busy summer. We have travelled a lot, mostly to Colorado to camp. We got away every chance we had. The last few weeks have been consumed with the sale of my studio. I have not

A Finished Few

I mounted four completed pieces today in my yet unnamed series. The canvas support is studded with rusted square head nails. Some of these nails remained from a barn floor my husband removed, planed and reinstalled in our 1860 barn

A Finished Few

I mounted four completed pieces today in my yet unnamed series. The canvas support is studded with rusted square head nails. Some of these nails remained from a barn floor my husband removed, planed and reinstalled in our 1860 barn

What to Wear...What to Wear? 2017-2018

A Full Year

Hello again!  I have spent the past year moving to a new studio and developing work to exhibit in a show this fall.  It has been a fabulous experience and I am thrilled with the results. Let’s talk about the

What to Wear...What to Wear? 2017-2018

A Full Year

Hello again!  I have spent the past year moving to a new studio and developing work to exhibit in a show this fall.  It has been a fabulous experience and I am thrilled with the results. Let’s talk about the

One week and Done

The Structural Diversity show of art quilts at the Capital Rotunda Gallery in Santa Fe ends next Friday.  Thanks to all of you who visited and left such lovely comments in the guest book. Last weekend was the last official

One week and Done

The Structural Diversity show of art quilts at the Capital Rotunda Gallery in Santa Fe ends next Friday.  Thanks to all of you who visited and left such lovely comments in the guest book. Last weekend was the last official

Madrid Studio Closing

I am closing my studio in Madrid this summer.  I loved being here, but have been offered a wonderful opportunity to create large textile work for an exhibit in 2018.  I will forgo my retail space in Madrid to work

Madrid Studio Closing

I am closing my studio in Madrid this summer.  I loved being here, but have been offered a wonderful opportunity to create large textile work for an exhibit in 2018.  I will forgo my retail space in Madrid to work

Linen Pillows

I have been sewing with linen fabric for a while now.  I will feature my one of a kind garments…made from the same linen as these pillows (available in my studio)…at the Quilt Fiesta next weekend.  I decolor the linen

Linen Pillows

I have been sewing with linen fabric for a while now.  I will feature my one of a kind garments…made from the same linen as these pillows (available in my studio)…at the Quilt Fiesta next weekend.  I decolor the linen

Three Ravens in one

I have been doing so many things in the studio.  I am working on a new line…one of a kind clothing…for a show in October.  In my “spare” time, I did a few paintings, some small feathered quilts and some

Three Ravens in one

I have been doing so many things in the studio.  I am working on a new line…one of a kind clothing…for a show in October.  In my “spare” time, I did a few paintings, some small feathered quilts and some

Studio Open House

If you are in the neighborhood…

Studio Open House

If you are in the neighborhood…

INDUSTRIAL II

   This painting is another in my Limited Vocabulary series.  My pallette was limited to gold/magenta/black and white.  This is one of my favorite color combinations.  Unfortunately, the photo has a bit much light in the upper left hand corner,

INDUSTRIAL II

   This painting is another in my Limited Vocabulary series.  My pallette was limited to gold/magenta/black and white.  This is one of my favorite color combinations.  Unfortunately, the photo has a bit much light in the upper left hand corner,

A New Painting

This is the second painting in a new series I am calling “A Limited Vocabulary”.  My felted constructions have limited color and I wanted to continue this limited palette in my paintings.  I need to give myself “rules” when I

A New Painting

This is the second painting in a new series I am calling “A Limited Vocabulary”.  My felted constructions have limited color and I wanted to continue this limited palette in my paintings.  I need to give myself “rules” when I

Quilt Hanging System

I installed a new system to display my quilts in the studio.  This rack was originally used to organize architectural plans, but serves my purpose beautifully.  I still have some quilts hung separately on the walls, but this “rack” allows

Quilt Hanging System

I installed a new system to display my quilts in the studio.  This rack was originally used to organize architectural plans, but serves my purpose beautifully.  I still have some quilts hung separately on the walls, but this “rack” allows

New in the Studio

   I hung some new work in the studio today.  I have been experimenting with felt and stitching and painting and cutting and quilting  AND “embroidering”…and viola!  Most of these pieces are six inches square, mounted on canvas, and sold

New in the Studio

   I hung some new work in the studio today.  I have been experimenting with felt and stitching and painting and cutting and quilting  AND “embroidering”…and viola!  Most of these pieces are six inches square, mounted on canvas, and sold

My New Studio

   I have a new studio space in Madrid, New Mexico!  I spent the summer traveling, thanks to my wonderful new hips, and finding a new space to use as a studio and small gallery.  I have been in this

My New Studio

   I have a new studio space in Madrid, New Mexico!  I spent the summer traveling, thanks to my wonderful new hips, and finding a new space to use as a studio and small gallery.  I have been in this