photo of Proportional Scale
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121- Proportional Scale

June 13, 2021

Please excuse me if you are seeing a second copy of this post. I’ve been doing some website revisions, so this post…

Comparison of fabric collage template to original photo
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120 – Passive Observer

June 8, 2021

The amusement park dark ride that I’ve been working on has a large open front where people can get into the vehicles…

photo showing fabric collage in process
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119 – Tiny Pieces

May 26, 2021

A wheelchair is a complicated form. There won’t be an easy way to represent one in fabric. I’ll make my best go…

fabric collection of an art quilter
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118 – Fabric Palette

May 16, 2021

Even though I buy fabric in the smallest possible amount, usually ¼ of a yard, I still manage to support the local…

A doll's wheelchair is a model for a drawing
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117 – For Position Only!

May 1, 2021

What do you do when faced with a difficult step of a project? Get right in there? Or waffle around a little,…

mannequin, drawing and fabric collage
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116- Step Up, Look Lively!

April 20, 2021

Art mannequins – we’ve all seen them, and you’ve got to admit, they look a bit wooden. I’ve never thought they were…

a painted fabric sign that resembles a digital sign
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115 – Please Wait…

April 13, 2021

…ase wait for assistance…please wait for assistance…please wa An endless digital sign implores you to wait for assistance – important signage for…

fabric collage of a building in progress
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114 – Taking Shape

April 7, 2021

The “dark ride” building is a large structure and I need to take care that the architecture doesn’t overwhelm the purpose of…

blocking in color of an art quilt
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113 – Big Blocks of Color

April 1, 2021

Big blocks of color are a fun change of pace from the tiny details I’ve been focusing on. As a painter might…

fabric collage people
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112 – Tickets, Please

March 28, 2021

I’m liking this group of people! I know my fabric collage people are working well when I think of them as characters…