on this day…….

It is hard to believe, but on this day 37 years ago I married my best friend… and over the years we have built a home and a life that has been wonderful, and challenging.  Happy Anniversary Steve, and I look forward to many more years to come. Steve and I went to high school … More on this day…….

Silk Play Day

In 2004 i took a class on how to paint silk. It looked very intimidating… a room full of tables, topped with frames with silk stretched on them.  Yikes.. The artist teaching the class was renowned for his skills at painting and the whole thing looked so very challenging…. but… I discovered how much fun … More Silk Play Day

In the Art Noveau Style

Art Noveau – french for New Art, a style made famous between 1880 – 1920 roughly, featuring brighter colors, intense stylized nature, and brilliant patterns rich with curvaceous lines.  Its the passion of my heart… and the love of my life to replicate some of these patterns in silk.  Recently I copied the wallpaper patterns … More In the Art Noveau Style