November 2016 Workshops

November is all about stitching across state lines, my friends! I’m excited to offer my U.S. Embroidered Wall Map Workshop twice in November and I’d love to have you join me for a few hours of creative embroidery. Click on the locations below for complete details and to reserve your seat! November 1, 2016 Studio

October 2016 Workshops

Hello, friends! Workshop season is upon us and I’ll be teaching multiple classes during the next three months – all over California, from the Bay Area to Orange County! First up – October! Find all of the locations and links immediately below – and then scroll down for complete descriptions. I’d love to have you

AHAS 2016 Master Maker Award

Photo credits: Charlie Wright, AHAS I was honored recently to receive the 2016 Master Maker Award from the Academy of Handmade Artists and Supporters (AHAS).  AHAS is an independent organization that provides professional support to the maker community through an active calendar of programming and online resources.  Their signature event is an annual awards ceremony 

March 2016 Workshop

Hello friends! I invite you to celebrate Spring and revisit a traditional craft with an unexpected twist! Fill your Easter basket with spectacular eggs decorated with a dye transfer process that utilizes old-school men’s neck ties. There is something just a little bit magical about being able to create paisley, polka dot and stripe pattering