Turning a Sketch into a Concrete Garden Planter

Turning a Sketch into a Concrete Garden Planter

Workshop = Playshop I was lucky enough to be able to spend four information and action packed days with an amazing Artist from the Czech Republic this past week. The topic was concrete sculpture. Note: my mom worked for the mothership of all such materials (The...
Making a Very Large Felted Rug by Hand Part 1

Making a Very Large Felted Rug by Hand Part 1

There’s Big and Then There’s Felting Big! In hand felting what constitutes ‘very large’ in rugs is a lot different than what you might think of as big when it comes to machine made carpets. But the very process of felting means when planning...
Felting: How to

Felting: How to

The good folks at the Original Ann Arbor Art Fair asked the artists participating in the show if we’d care to demonstrate our art during the show. I love sharing the magic of felting with peopleĀ becauseĀ I remember how it felt the furst time experienced this art...

Tree of Life with Unicorn

THE STORY One day a lonely pale sky blue Unicorn with a golden horn spied a plump purple pony eating apples under the Tree of Life. Delighted with his find the Unicorn was instantly overjoyed to see such a marvelous being occupy that space in his conscious he thought...

RainBoBo – The Newest HapiLanian

RainBoBo I just finished the latest felted HapiLanian in my ongoing series and I’m excited with how she (he?) turned out! I used “unicorn fibers” (hand dyed alpaca blended with sparkly soft metallics). I’ve been working on getting the process...

Stinky Art

Once in awhile you have to do something ridiculous are words I live by. As a self employed artist you have to stick your neck out a lot – and this is probably why we occasionally go overboard. In this case what I’ve done is, I’ve combined a cartoon...