my art/craft studio blog - process, notes, and inspiration.

fabric sketchbook detail - french knots with cotton and metallic thread. 

fabric sketchbook detail - french knots with cotton and metallic thread. 

Great Lakes Drawing Biennial - loving these works by Heidi Jensen. #drawing #heidijensen #EMU #ypsilanti #greatlakesdrawingbiennial (at EMU Student Center)

Great Lakes Drawing Biennial - loving these works by Heidi Jensen. #drawing #heidijensen #EMU #ypsilanti #greatlakesdrawingbiennial (at EMU Student Center)

finished a summery tunic in time for 1 last week of 70s weather (+ thrifted sweater). @sonyaphilip #100actsofsewing #sewing #womeninclothes #slowclothing #slowfashion #thriftscore

finished a summery tunic in time for 1 last week of 70s weather (+ thrifted sweater). @sonyaphilip #100actsofsewing #sewing #womeninclothes #slowclothing #slowfashion #thriftscore

More studio bits. #sculpture #minisculpture #crochet #crochetart #art #oddsandends

More studio bits. #sculpture #minisculpture #crochet #crochetart #art #oddsandends

studio bits, odds & ends. #mixedmedia #crochet #stuffandthings #crochetart #art #minisculpture

studio bits, odds & ends. #mixedmedia #crochet #stuffandthings #crochetart #art #minisculpture

gorgeous artist book I saw this weekend at DAM. #detroit #printmaking #books #artbooks #artistbooks #detroitartistsmarket

gorgeous artist book I saw this weekend at DAM. #detroit #printmaking #books #artbooks #artistbooks #detroitartistsmarket

bitchin art day in Detroit… Karen Kunc and Goedele Peeters + 4 other fab artists at DAM… #printmaking #detroitartistsmarket #karenkunc #goedelepeeters #prints #detroit #detroitart

bitchin art day in Detroit… Karen Kunc and Goedele Peeters + 4 other fab artists at DAM… #printmaking #detroitartistsmarket #karenkunc #goedelepeeters #prints #detroit #detroitart

I’ve been gifted an amazing Read Pleater #smocking machine - time to make some #smocks! #embroidery #sewing #readpleater #pleating #stitching

I’ve been gifted an amazing Read Pleater #smocking machine - time to make some #smocks! #embroidery #sewing #readpleater #pleating #stitching

staff meeting #sketch time. #sketching #sketchbook #drawing #portrait #portraits

staff meeting #sketch time. #sketching #sketchbook #drawing #portrait #portraits

fake fur is evil - I think I got some in my eye… #sewing #art #piecing #printmaking #textiles #arting #fabric #fakefur

fake fur is evil - I think I got some in my eye… #sewing #art #piecing #printmaking #textiles #arting #fabric #fakefur

finito! I can see how people get addicted to #quiltmaking.  #quilt #quilts #babyquilt #quiltlove #quilting #sewing #stripquilt

finito! I can see how people get addicted to #quiltmaking. #quilt #quilts #babyquilt #quiltlove #quilting #sewing #stripquilt

another fave #quilt block from my grandma’s quilt. I love to speculate that she worked on it as a girl with her mom because some of the blocks are very precise, while others (like this one) are charmingly imprecise. #quilting #quiltblock #quiltlove

another fave #quilt block from my grandma’s quilt. I love to speculate that she worked on it as a girl with her mom because some of the blocks are very precise, while others (like this one) are charmingly imprecise. #quilting #quiltblock #quiltlove

home stretch - #handstitching the #binding is the best part. #quilting #needlework #sewing #stitching #babyquilt

home stretch - #handstitching the #binding is the best part. #quilting #needlework #sewing #stitching #babyquilt