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Holding Story

6 months agoArts / Fiber Art : Spirit Cloth

A large cloth, for me, holds story, simply because it spans time. I have started a large cloth. For my son. With my son in mind. I am stepping back today, to make a place to hold it, the story....

Doing Being Doing

6 months agoArts / Fiber Art : Spirit Cloth

There was a lot of walking. And when we got back, I took that bag of walnuts out of the the dye po(e)t. I emptied all the pomegranate liquid from the fridge soaking into the pot. Put the walnuts into...

More Looking

6 months agoArts / Fiber Art : Spirit Cloth

Yup. It's a looking day. Followed by some walking.

Looking Out and In

6 months agoArts / Fiber Art : Spirit Cloth

This morning. Outside,cold. Bright. Inside, dark. Moody. I very much like just looking. Wondering why I talk so much.

How it Just Goes

7 months agoArts / Fiber Art : Spirit Cloth

It's been way warm. Now it's not. This was on the wall, part of September, then October, now November. Now it's in my hands. Because we were not here but now suddenly we are. alternative video link if you see...

Nine Before I have to Go

7 months agoArts / Fiber Art : Spirit Cloth

Today's Nine was quick. And foggy. Like my mood. Nine for Fog. I was thinking. Imagining that feeling foggy is like being caught between waves. Now that these story blocks are multiplying, I can start to play. You catching my...

Into Another November

7 months agoArts / Fiber Art : Spirit Cloth

It's way warm. There is mist. Yesterday I raked leaves till dark. Just for fun. All the while thinking of the color of change. Thinking I have the name for a new cloth before the cloth itself. Many things this...

Painting Darkness

7 months agoArts / Fiber Art : Spirit Cloth

continued from here... The jar. Iron water. Steel wool bits and an old nail, vinegar and water. About 2 weeks. Now strained. More water added to dilute. Iron can damage fibers. Brushed on to the pomegranate/walnut dipped thread stretch on...

Half Dipped

7 months agoArts / Fiber Art : Spirit Cloth

... continued from here.... The pot has not come to a boil yet. The weather has been too warm for a Big Fire. But this is the color I like. after 2 hours it was pale yellow. Over night it...

Night Beast

7 months agoArts / Fiber Art : Spirit Cloth

Real life doesn't stand still.

What November Brings

7 months agoArts / Fiber Art : Spirit Cloth

So here we are. We got leaves of many colors. And warmth. Many young squirrels. And then continued troubles with Typepad. A lot of back and forth as they kindly spend time trying to find out why. And I patiently...

November Brew

7 months agoArts / Fiber Art : Spirit Cloth

I lost my last Walnut brew to curious squirrels. There were so many on the ground here, well not to waste, I gathered a few over the weekend. 22 to be exact. Dyeing with black walnuts is not a complicated...

A Spooky Day

7 months agoArts / Fiber Art : Spirit Cloth

Yesterday. A weird tech meltdown. But a visit from my son. This is what I ended up with, this Nine for Halloween. (the crochet skull was a gift, I did not make it) I had to split the video in...

A Little Holiday Cloth

7 months agoArts / Fiber Art : Spirit Cloth

6AM:So here I am, working through the technology issue the best I can. On Halloween I have to stick with smaller photos for the time being. Which means they cannot be enlarged. I will load the larger photos to Flickr...

Now and Then

7 months agoArts / Fiber Art : Spirit Cloth

Every once in a while I have trouble with Typepad. Now is one of these times. Over the past few days I have slowly lost the ability to upload photos. They say they are working on it. So see you...

Patchwork, Nine and Me

7 months agoArts / Fiber Art : Spirit Cloth

Nine. I have always been in love with nine. It' a magic number. But when configured as a nine patch it become a multi-layered symbol for me. It' a number, it's a square. it's patchwork. It's light and dark make...

The Work of the Artist Barbara Tomecak

The artist Barbara Tomecak largely works in paper, producing the most beautifully organic shapes, ethereal extensions of nature. Much of her work hangs in its own space, interacting with the world around it, never crowding it, never dominating it, just balancing with it as a moment in time. Show More Summary

Yesterday and Today

7 months agoArts / Fiber Art : Spirit Cloth

Yesterday. I posted a picture of this pillow on Facebook. Because a late October stray showed up here. And probably this one will wander right into November. Today. I just thought I would put the instructional video from Contemporary Boro...

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