Art Explorations

The making of an art quilt

"How long did it take you to make that?" is the question most often asked.  The honest answer? Weeks.  And months.  To create something original in stitched fabric - without a pattern, without a super clear direction - it does take a very long time as the piece builds upon itself before one's very eyes.  It's… Continue reading The making of an art quilt

Color Theory, Make-up

What is beauty?

A friend recently asked me if some of my clients features were more difficult to beautify than others.  When I responded "No.  Why do you ask?" she said, because she felt that some people "have more to work with" than others.  That statement really got me to thinking.  How do we define beauty? As a… Continue reading What is beauty?