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Babar and Tintin live in my bathroom

Babar and Tintin live in my bathroom

June 4, 2010 | colorful house | No Comments

A few of the little random bits in the creative chaos I call home. Tintin and the two Thomsons join Rubber Ducky on my bathroom window sill, a Tintin rocketship blasts off in the kitchen on my hand painted ceramic tile backsplash and Babar peers down from my stacker washer dryer in the smallest room….

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After The Circus

After The Circus

Have a tour through my one person show from last October, 2009. Figurative paintings, wearable art garments and circus costumes, painted floor cloths, mosaic sculpture and a general riot of color! Arts & Entertainment A circus of colour November 13, 2009 Jan DeGrass/Arts and Entertainment Writer A blaze of pink, a strident aquamarine, wildly clashing…

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Just knocking new WordPress template into shape so be patient…

Just knocking new WordPress template into shape so be patient…

June 4, 2010 | organization, wordpress | No Comments

Ooohhh, all the new tools, toys and gadgets! Trying to figure out how to add nice images to sidebar…. Hope I can get it smartened up before I head to Las Vegas for the Licensing Show. That should quite an eye opener. We get to do a few days at the trade show and maybe…

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There were some ordinary quilts… but I didn’t take pictures of those ones

There were some ordinary quilts… but I didn’t take pictures of those ones

There were even some ordinary quilts at the Tokyo Quilt show… but I didn’t take pictures of those ones…

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Chunky hand quilting gives great bite to art quilt

Chunky hand quilting gives great bite to art quilt

One of my favorites. I love this thick cotton and the chunky hand quilting with what looks like crochet cotton. I love the randomness and sharp contrasts of this art quilt. If you’re just finding this blog now, I pretty much stumbled across the International Tokyo quilt Show when I was in Tokyo on a…

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Martial arts fighter made of postage sized squares

Martial arts fighter made of postage sized squares

This large quilt was made up of tiny postage size squares to create this large figure on martial arts fighter. Even the money is beautiful in Japan so I snapped the money drawer too.

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