Making portraits of children using collage quilting can be a challenge because their smooth skin and lack of wrinkles.
An alligator popping up from the surface of Lake Apopka was the inspiration for a new collage quilt.
When J. B. Forbes posted a picture of a coyote in his yard during a heavy snow last winter, I was stricken by the animal’s predatory stance. Forbes, the chief […]
When we moved to Seattle in 2017, I started volunteering at my granddaughter’s school, Loyal Heights Elementary in the Crown Hill neighborhood of north Seattle. I wanted to contribute to […]
The idea for “Soft Landing,” an egret touching down to rest or hunt for dinner, began with a Facebook post by my friend and former colleague, J.B. Forbes, chief photographer […]
After I finished Nigel You Never Knew Her, I was looking for a new subject for fabric collage. My friend, Charles Williams, shared an article he wrote for the Enterprise […]
Maybe I just like the name Nigel. Or maybe I was fascinated by the story of Nigel, the lone male Australasian gannet who lived for five years on Mana Island […]