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A Fairytale

Dreamland awaits you, Close your eyes, Imagine you and I, Close as breath, Skin upon skin, Lips touching, For you taste of Raspberries, sweetly irresistible, The fragrance of you, Takes my breath away, I am burning inside, A torch of fire, Burning fuel of passion, For you are my desire,

Autumn Bliss

It has been awhile since I last posted.  I have been working on my new collection and new textile designs lately, plus my garage at home needed a new roof and being the do it yourself type my husband and I plus family, took on that project.  Just in time

Inspiration

I have been working through many ideas over the past few years but have never tapped literally into the concepts and visual stimulus of things I directly participate in my life.  I don’t know why I keep things separate but for some reason I have.  I decided to let my

Shibori Scarf

I have been getting things started for my 2013 collection and there will be some minor changes coming up.  One change is that I am investing in large dye vats so we can produce yardage in quantities.  This excites me very much and will shift the focus from just lingerie

Fashion shows, photos shoots and new ideas

Well this year has been moving fast.  I am working on several things at once and feeling back in my groove.  The weather here in Portland is wet and warmer with a few beautiful dry warm days that tease one into thinking it might last for more than a blink

Sample Sale

February is the month that I go out and prune my roses because in the NW usually we have made it through the worst of winter.  It is a time to ponder and look forward to the sun inching its way back into our lives.  And of course it is

Kimonos and Corsets

This December I went to Seattle to participate in my last photo shoot of the year.  David Miller was the man behind the camera.  His work has an alternative flair with an original artistic touch.  I have two sets to share right now and more to come.  First is Lanna……….

Psyche

I am please to announce that the new Collection for 2012 is up on the R.A.W. Textiles site.  This marks the 4th collection and my love for butterflies. This year you will find more loungewear with yards of silk chiffon.

The road to nowhere

This is a continuation of photos that was taken with John Campbell and Mia in the grass lands of eastern Oregon.  The roads stretch on forever and the fields of grass swallow you.  We found this row of gnarled trees on a quiet road and it was the spot we

Indigenous Autos

My next show coming up is going to be a good one! I have been rusting and planning how to build a vintage chevy out of silk panels. Plus the gallery is located on the ever so fun Alberta Street which is closed down for last Thurs. art walks. Many