Monthly Archives: March 2015

Betty’s Stash

Can another person truly appreciate the collections of another? I’ve been contemplating the answer to this question.  Each time I climb the stairs to my attic, I transcend the reality of down below.  Surrounded by bins full of color, texture, and … Continue reading

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Monochrome With A Touch Of Grey

I’ve always been attracted to the pairing of black and white with geometric patterns, stripes and photographs. One afternoon while browsing through my collection of knitting books,  I turned to a page marked with a post-it note and discovered a … Continue reading

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Color

Before the Pantone Color Guide published in 1963, A. Boogert, a Dutch artist produced a body of work about mixing watercolors, dated 1692.  The entire book may be viewed in full resolution at: http://www.e-corpus.org/notices/102464/book/?fullpage=yes The following link shows actual painted … Continue reading

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Olek

I’m in awe of this artist’s work.  If you are fascinated by yarn bombing, you’ll definitely find her work interesting and inspiring. http://oleknyc.com/home

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Design Your Own Fabric

This looks interesting…I’d like to try printing my own fabric at least once.  How about you? http://byhandlondon.com/pages/custom-fabric-printing-digital

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Woven Mesh Cowl Redux

Originally, I designed the Woven Mesh Cowl with a yarn that is no longer available. Previously, I didn’t have control over what I designed with, but this time I selected from my own stash of Habu textiles and vintage rayon … Continue reading

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I Am Woman Hear Me Roar

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/03/01/opinion/sunday/medicating-womens-feelings.html?WT.mc_id=2015-Q1-KWP-AUD_DEV-0101-0331&WT.mc_ev=click&bicmp=AD&bicmlukp=WT.mc_id&bicmst=1420088400&bicmet=1451624400&ad-keywords=AUDDEVMAR&kwp_0=11355&kwp_4=81159&kwp_1=126781

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