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Hesitation – Brown Paper Journal

My latest bookbinding project started with an idea from this blog post: Judy Wise – paper bag journal instructions I didn’t have any paper grocery bags because we use reusable canvas bags. So instead...

doodleflowering

Doodling with my non-dominant hand Drawing centers in wax pencil Applying many layers of watercolor This painting gets the Schminke watercolors to really glow. I had been finding them pretty flat, so I really...

fleurs d’hiver

I started working in India Flint’s latest course on February 1st. It’s called “a clearing in the woods.” There’s stitching involved. And unbundling little dyed bundles. And doodling and painting imaginary flowers. A Clearing...

Coptic 9

Margo Klass said we would need to make 10 Coptic bound books to really internalize the stitch. I made number 9 last week, but still feeling amateurish. This book has lots of issues, but...

avocado dyeing

A Clearing in the Woods at India Flint’s School of Nomad Arts starts February first! I’ve been preparing since October when I made quantities of little circular bundles using different plants and objects and...

Almost ready to turn

I have been waiting for the day I could turn this quilt and obscure the “ugly” interior layer. Today is the day and guess what – I’m feeling reluctant. So I spent some time...