Category Archives: Recycling & Repurposing

Orphan Blocks

Scraps and orphan blocks build up and create a storage dilemma for me. I find storing them challenging, so I try to use them up before I have to dream up a better way to sort and store them. Not … Continue reading

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Our House

I named this quilt “Our House”, partly because I plan to keep it and use it on the twin bed in the studio, and in part because the house quilt I finished earlier this year has gone to live far, … Continue reading

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Installation for Art Center 10 Invitational, at FWCAC

The gallery director at FWCAC invited me to bring in work for their anniversary show.  Such an honor to not need to go through the submittal process! I asked if I could do a small installation of some sort and … Continue reading

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Crazy idea for a crazy quilt

Have you ever felt sure you knew how to do something only to find that you don’t?  Have you ever started a project only to have it evolve into something else?  That’s what happened to me this week. Last week … Continue reading

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Speaking of Pecha Kucha

Here is an Art and Seek link about the event, and a link to a blog by another presenter – Brad Ford Smith who has pulled together even more information, for those of you who are curious.  Look here. While … Continue reading

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Pecha Kucha was fun!

After some fumbling around like anew kid in town, I finally made it to the Dallas Center for Architecture yesterday. It’s a little gem of place nestled in the corner of a towering building that  fronts  the access road to … Continue reading

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