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Out of the Ashes

3 months agoArts / Fiber Art : Spirit Cloth

So it's OK. Thank you for all you kind concerns... The fire was mostly on the floor and mostly away from the roof and walls. It's now a gross pile of gunk and we are not even sure what we...

Fire

4 months agoArts / Fiber Art : Spirit Cloth

Probably, if we had been out and about a minute longer... the house may have burned down. Garage fire, the real kind, with big smoke and flames, due to my own carelessness it seems, which got put out but there...

Caught in (just) Looking Today

4 months agoArts / Fiber Art : Spirit Cloth

Mostly not at the screen. Shuffling story blocks. What little snow came remained. It's cold.

Inspirational 8 is released today

Just to let you know that Inspirational 8 is released today. It is available for instant download from the Inspirational tab at the top of the page. The artists in order of appearance are: Stewart Kelly - textile fine artist IngressShow More Summary

Considering Patchwork - The Math

4 months agoArts / Fiber Art : Spirit Cloth

A patchwork quilt is a quilt in which the top layer consists of pieces of fabric sewn together to form a design. Originally, this was to make full use of left-over scraps of fabric, but now fabric is often bought...

Nine as Medicine

4 months agoArts / Fiber Art : Spirit Cloth

Because it comforts me. We all have these things. And with a glazed brain, yesterday, I stitched this. On and off. InBetween naps. And then, instead of taking it outside to photograph it on the snow filled brick path from...

Just a Bit

4 months agoArts / Fiber Art : Spirit Cloth

Just a bit of Snow. And just a bit of downtime. I've awakened with a bit of chill. Fever. Sniffle. And so I am resting. In good company. A little needle chanting with tea.

See My Work at Madison College – Gallery at Truax

You can see my small quilts, including “You Better Twerk” (aka the Miley Cyrus Quilt) and the Hip Hop Slang series, at the Madison College – The Gallery at Truax as part of “Quilt Making: A Modern Practice”. I’m so honored to have been invited to show my work with the other fabulous quilts in...

Winter Eyes

4 months agoArts / Fiber Art : Spirit Cloth

As it turns out, I am straining my eyes too much. Not because I am stitching. Because I look at the computer screen to much. I'll be changing that. The truth is, I spend way too many hours in front...

A little SideTrip

4 months agoArts / Fiber Art : Spirit Cloth

The sun came out. The day seemed longer. video link if you see no player I did cut some of the backing cloth away from the back of the applique. There was a seam running right through it. Bulky. When...

The Work of the Artist David Lasry

The depth of meaning and purpose is such an integral part of the role and persona of the artist, that it is hard to dismiss. It far outweighs any notion of artist as celebrity, business model, bete noir. Although critics continuallyShow More Summary

Fusion

4 months agoArts / Fiber Art : Spirit Cloth

Done. Stitched together. Everything else is off the walls. I'm focused on this one. Looking at it on the wall. Like art. And then not. And a wishing star. audio link if you see no player In real life, a...

Consequence

4 months agoArts / Fiber Art : Spirit Cloth

Big Rain. On this blurry wet morning, before dawn, looking. To the rhythm of a leaking roof. Through the curtain. A string of holiday lights, still there because I like the blue. In the low light, fuzzy minded, before coffee....

Measuring space with time

4 months agoArts / Fiber Art : Spirit Cloth

It goes along. This Perpetual Grid cloth. The first one. In the beginning I thought I would set up a counting system. To measure the going, giving each square a value. Or maybe giving each set of squares a a...

Double Holding Center

4 months agoArts / Fiber Art : Spirit Cloth

Just the window frame for a moment. (continued from here). I have temporarily removed the center silk panel. It is slightly smaller than the opening and I want to extend it a bit. And I am looking at this. How...

Just time for one question today

4 months agoArts / Fiber Art : Spirit Cloth

What if patchwork was just a frame? In some way I am always looking through patchwork. So this is good. That patchwork might be a window to something else. The center could be anything really. I am playing around with...

After a Big Rain

4 months agoArts / Fiber Art : Spirit Cloth

There was rain, a sea of sadnesses, the parting of that and now we have older and wiser taking hold. video link if you see no player I have used the term design mending for a while now, all these...

Let's get Real

4 months agoArts / Fiber Art : Spirit Cloth

Ok. It's sort of winter now. It got cold. There is more to do in winter. To keep fires going etc. I'm unfamiliar with this video camera. The battery was running low. It ran out before I was finished talking....

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