My hands are sweaty, my heart is racing, I’ve got a goofy, huge smile on my face… My book is ready and I’m sending her off to the printers! I’m so very excited – she is colorful, and stock full of everything I know about Nuno Felting; loads of color inspiration and tips and exciting Read more about Artful Color in Nuno Felt[…]
It’s a blustery day in the Pacific NW and my inclination is to hunker down in cozy slippers while I work on the cover for my book. However, I decided to dress joyfully today and celebrate all of the colors on the trees in our backyard and floating around in our courtyard. This Nuno Felt Read more about Nuno Felt in full Autumn Colors[…]
Today I’m feeling rather blue… indigo, denim, navy, dusty! I’m writing up instructions for this Nuno felt purse (for both my book and some upcoming workshops in Kirkland WA and Estes Park CO) and what better way to get in the mood than to dress up and wear it while I write!
Dressing up for me! I used to wear this skirt, and other colorful ones, when I taught at the Bead & Button and Art & Soul and other fun venues years ago. But now that I spend most of my time by myself in my studio or in front of the computer, I’ve been sloppy, Read more about Dressing for Me![…]
A collection of Autumn colors caught on the ledge.
I was honored, excited and humbled to be asked onto the Christine Upchurch Show on Transformation Talk Radio today. We got to talk about my favorite subject – color of course! A synopsis of our discussion – Dancing With Color: A celebration of the beauty inside and out. Too often we move through the earth Read more about Hamming it up on the Radio[…]
We walked around the cute town of Langley on Whidbey Island and had a lovely (but cold) picnic on the beach. The autumn colors are in full swing and I especially love them against this blue wall!
It’s a blustery day but lots of light in my studio thanks to 3 walls of windows. Layering wool roving and various silks to create a short jacket in teal, purple, periwinkle, chartreuse and with just a hint of gold.
I am designing a series of Nuno Felt Jackets for a retreat in Colorado – Felter’s Rendezvous. This little ‘Garden Jacket’ is made in one piece, no sewing or knitting. Just straight wet felting using resists.
Deep blue hydrangea inspired this color palette