Getting Ready for the Studio Tour This Weekend – “Currents”

While I’m getting ready for the Great Falls Studios 8th Annual Studio Tour this weekend, I’d like to share “Currents” from my “30 quilts in 30 days” project earlier this year. I think this turned out to be one of my favorites! This is what I wrote about this one when I finished the design…

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Studio Tour Was Fantastic!

The Great Falls Studios Studio Tour was fantastic this year! The weather was perfect and lots of people came out to celebrate art and creativity. Thanks to all who visited my studio–I can’t tell you how much I appreciate your kind words and positive support.  As much as I love working in my studio and…

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Studio Tour This Weekend!

It’s time! The Great Falls Studios 7th Annual Studio Tour is this weekend, Saturday, October 16 and Sunday, October 17 from 10 AM – 5 PM both days. It’s a free driving tour of the back roads of Great Falls to see 48 artists in the studios where they create. For more information and to…

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“Red Totem” Unveiled

Red Totem is the second piece that received a “skinny email” from a major national show–see my earlier post for the other piece,  Aztec Autumn. Although I’m disappointed that neither of these quilts were accepted, I’m pleased about having them to show at the Great Falls Studios Studio Tour this weekend! I’m very excited about…

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It Was a Great Tour!

Despite contending with some very soggy weather on Saturday, the Studio Tour last weekend was a lot of fun! At right is a shot of my “Salon Wall” displaying my work.  This is the fourth year I participated in the tour, but the first time I did it at my home studio. I really enjoyed…

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Just three more days until the Studio Tour!

I’m busy getting ready for the Great Falls Studios Studio Tour this weekend–making pillows, printing brochures, figuring out what will go where to create an inviting atmosphere! It’s a lot of fun trying to look at my space with fresh eyes to see how others might see it. I wanted to share one of my…

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“Cosmos” Finished in Time for Studio Tour

I finished “Cosmos” last Saturday right before the Artfest and I will have it on display at the Great Falls Studios Studio Tour next weekend, Oct. 17-18. It really does hang straight–this is not a professional photograph, but I wanted to share! This piece grew out of my “Playing with Colors” series. I used the…

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Artfest a Success–next up Studio Tour

It was a gorgeous fall day yesterday–great for an outdoor art festival! At right is a shot of my booth at the McLean Project for the Arts Artfest before opening yesterday–it looked a little different at the end of the day. I had a great time meeting new people and talking about art all day.…

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