Thursday, April 7, 2022
Wednesday, September 15, 2021
This time I lead the craft that we do each time we celebrate the birthdays during that time. Usually we would have a pot luck, birthday cake and ice cream. Because of Covid, we decided, once more, to have a zoom get together. We've been so lucky that everyone has shared a craft over the years. It has been a while since I had done it and one morning I thought of this; A patchwork card.
|My first samples
|Just some of the papers
Tuesday, August 17, 2021
Full day of fun with friends. We experimented with the heat press
machine to do our botanical printing. It was fun trying previous known
ways to print without the long waiting time. Most were of 4 minutes in
the press. We were usually able to print a new set every 5-10 minutes as
we got our pieces together. New toy! All these photos were taken by
Wednesday, June 30, 2021
Wonderful workshop with Sharon who gave us tons of ideas to meld sketching in Letters, Lines and Images. Here are some of my attempts to finish our papers into an accordian book.
|After a quick handwriting exercise, my attempt at my own letterforms.
|The first page of the book with a double image attempt. First using a folded cola pen and then a sketch with a fine point marker and washed with watercolor.
|One of the pages using walnut ink, acrylic orange ink, black pen and collaged with some asian wrapping papers and a web used from a grocery store potato bag....all on gesso...left is the front of the book.
Thursday, May 27, 2021
Brody Neuenschwander, a fantastic artist and calligrapher is giving an 8 series lesson from April to December. The first lessons have been great. Here are a few of my scribblings;
Monday, February 15, 2021
|Wendy Thulbergs workshop
|Connie Furgason's from Trivial Pursuits
|Stitch club exercise
|Cherryl Mootes workshop
|Empty Spaces Marina Soria- my exercise using letters from the movie Black Panther
|First cut from Empty spaces
|words to be used for Empty spaces
|Another class from An, creating your own letterforms.