Over the last year I have been creating on a new body of visual art. Often times this is just something I need to do and start working on without a gallery to hang or venue in mind. I am very fortunate to have things like this fall into place
Summer is finally here in the Pacific Northwest. Of course we still have rain mixed with beautiful sunny hot days but soon everything with dry out. Until then my garden is fluffy and alive with green leaves and blooming buds. I have already started to harvest my roses for dyeing
Back in the daydream you let your mind wander to corners that are safe and free. The world would be a better place if everyone felt a moment of dreaming. These dreams are attainable and they are also pure fantasy. Let’s escape from reality and feel the realness of an
Spring is in the air and here in the Pacific Northwest that means rain followed by beautiful warm sunny days. These types of days are perfect for daydreaming. At the R A W Textiles studio I have been preparing to share my newest collection for Spring and Summer with you.
I was thrilled to have been recently interviewed for the Huffington Post style blog by a local writer Catherine Garvin. The article was a three part post and we had a photoshoot especially for the occasion. You can view the first article here. The creative team was brilliant and the
This summer I am thrilled to be part of an exhibit at Jacoby Art Center with four other fiber artist that work with natural dyes and processes. The show is titled “From the Inside Out”. My contribution to the show will be part of a series that I have started
Using natural dye is much like alchemy. But instead of turning lead into gold I turn iron and decomposing plants into beautiful colors. There are so many combinations with simple ingredients that can be transformed it is magical. I have been working on many new pattern designs for my new
The new collection for Fall / Winter 2013 has been launched. I am very grateful to all those who contributed to the shoot. Please view the full collection at R A W Textiles. Photography by the super talented Tomasz Karwowski of Blueglair. Hair and Makeup by Camillia Lawton Muse –