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Wrapped Canvas or Undercover TV?

March 20, 2017 | No Comments

I’m very excited to share my new little invention with you!  But first, I want to share one of my BIGGEST pet peeves…the boring, ugly black rectangle in the middle of my wall (aka the TV): I’ve brainstormed SO many ideas over the years.  There all kind of cool cabinets and gadgets that can hide […]

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Spoonflower Design Challenge: Tangrams

March 16, 2017 | No Comments

What is a tangram, you may ask?  I didn’t really know at first either.  I had to look it up and figure it out.  A tangram is basically a type of Chinese puzzle that is a square cut into exactly seven shapes that don’t overlap.  Then you take those seven shapes and make other shapes […]

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Blossoms and Butterflies Mosaic Collection is Now Available!

March 14, 2017 | No Comments

  I’m so excited to tell you that my Blossoms and Butterflies Mosaic Collection is now available for sale.  This collection features six coordinating designs.  There are three textured diamond-shape patterns of various small sizes in green and mauve and pink, a sunrise orange and blush-colored mosaic pattern, and a “mini” version of the original […]

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Spoonflower Design Contest: Mandalas

March 13, 2017 | No Comments

Hi friends, This week’s Spoonflower Challenge is Mandalas!  Mandalas are basically a decorative circular design and, oh my goodness, there are so many options for creating mandalas! I am so super impressed by so many of the entries this week.  They are beautiful! For my design, I chose to play on the circles and created […]

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Geodesic Artichokes now Available!

March 9, 2017 | No Comments

So excited!  I placed 5th with my Geodesic Artichoke design in this week’s Spoonflower Challenge.  If you voted for me, thank you SO much! When I first posted about this design, I was thinking it would be a great chair or tea towel.  I created this in a large-scale pattern, so it really makes a […]

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It’s here! Mountain Animals COLLECTION Now Available for Sale

March 6, 2017 | No Comments

Hi Everyone, A few weeks ago, I asked for your feedback on coordinating fabrics you’d like to see with my Mountain Animals design that won 3rd place in the Bucketfeet Mountain Animals Challenge.  Thank you for all your input!  I have designed a collection of 11 fabrics–I hope you like it!  See the pics below […]

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Spoonflower Challenge: Geodesic

March 5, 2017 | No Comments

Hi friends, My design for this week is for the Spoonflower challenge.  The theme is geodesic.  I don’t believe I’ve ever drawn a geodesic design before this week, so this was a very fun challenge for me to stretch my artsy mind!  For this challenge, I decided on artichokes—yes, artichokes.  I may or may not have […]

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First Place!

March 2, 2017 | 2 Comments

    Spoonflower contacted me to tell me that I won First Place in the Spoonflower Mosaic Design Contest with my Blossoms and Butterflies Mosaic piece.  Thank you so much to everyone that voted for me!  I am so excited that people out there like what I create.  It is the best feeling, and I […]

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Bucketfeet Mosaic Design Challenge

February 26, 2017 | 1 Comment

Hi Friends, I just wanted to share my new design for this week’s Bucketfeet Design Challenge.  The theme is mosaic, and it was super fun working on this!  After spending hours tediously drawing each and every tile shape in this piece, I think I am now seeing the whole world in mosaic!  I chose a […]

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This week’s Bucketfeet Aquatic Animals Challenge

February 17, 2017 | 3 Comments

This week, the Bucketfeet Challenge fabric theme is Aquatic Animals.  I chose to feature fish and crab. I really fell in love with the colors and textures of these animals.  This was inspired by the time I’ve spent at relatives houses on the west coast of Washington in a small fishing community called Graylands.  It’s […]

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