Digital Collage Fun

I’ve been playing with photos of my tiny thread drawings – changing the color and adding adding digital collage elements. It’s fun to see the progression… …and it’s nice to create without making a mess sometimes. What have you been creating lately?

Hello – Joy

Tiny (3.5” x 4.5”) stitched portraits combine my like of coloring and love of doodle stitching. I can use up lot so neutral(ish) scraps of fabric and practice my free motion stitching. I don’t have an exact purpose for these – except to spread joy and happiness.


As part of my art show I also created fairy tale themed journals. Some covers are silk; some are magical trees; others are prints with a fairy tale theme. To keep up with demand from local galleries and customer request, I also made a few non-fairy tale themed journals. I enjoy making the cover for […]

Quilt for Kristin

The Vintage Market fabric line from Riley Blake was so cute that I ordered a fat quarter bundle. I cut each fabric in half to make fat eighth bundles. One bundle was mailed to my friend Kristin, the other half I keep to create a quilt and other goodies for her. It’s taken a while, […]

Sleeping Beauty

When I was thinking of creating Sleeping Beauty, I didn’t want the girl in the bed awaiting her prince charming, I wanted to capture the moment before the spell put her into a deep sleep – her happening upon a spinning wheel inside the castle. Sleeping Beauty (12” x 15”) – she reached for the […]