Stenciling the Laundry Room

I did this last month. (in one day) I made about 20 test runs on white butch­er paper to find just the right col­or com­bi­na­tion. And set­tled on this: And here’s all the stuff it took to get the paint onto the wall. The sten­cil is from Trim­belle Riv­er Stu­dios. The room does­n’t have much […]

Work-In-Progress (13.nov.07)

I’m try­ing to be bet­ter about keep­ing notes as I go along. (Click the thumb­nails forf ull size images.) 2 Goth­ic Arch­es pieces that are on my table at the moment. Poet­­ry-Toads. The back­ground is made up of pat­tern tis­sue and a fac­sim­i­le of the first page of an old edi­tion of Pride and Prej­u­dice. […]

Hand Recursive and Finger Hat.

Slack­ing on the income earn­ing front and doing art instead. Two com­plet­ed pieces: Hand recur­sive. I fin­ished this one a cou­ple of weeks ago. It was my first try in this shape. Fin­ger Hat A 4X4 on heavy water­col­or paper. Images from needle­work mag­a­zines, but­tons from heav­en only knows where and a bit of type […]

Gather Socks

Start­ing off with a lit­tle project that I final­ly fin­ished. The Gath­er socks. I start­ed these in August and fin­ished them in Octo­ber — not bad for me. I bought the yarn (and nee­dles) from Cir­cle of Yarns in Kala­math Falls OR on the way to Eagle Lake, CA for the16th Annu­al Pacif­ic North­west Dry­side Gath­er. Great […]