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Snappy Dressers & Dandies

Growing up in a family of fashion designers, it wasn’t surprising that I was voted Snappiest Dresser in my graduating class. I travel with my camera around my neck. I’ve become very brave about asking total strangers to pose for me and some of them make it into my paintings. In 2007 we were fortunate …

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RED – Pecha Kucha presentation

Performance art, Pecha Kucha (pronounced pu-KUH ku-CHA) presentation of 20 slides on the color RED accompanied by poems and quotes on the color red.

Tokyo Quilt Show 2007

In January, 2007, I was lucky enough to go to Hong Kong for the Toy Show and on our way back, we stopped in Japan. Someone commented (in Japanese) on my colorful clothing and handed me a paper announcing the International Quilt Show in Tokyo. If she hadn’t made this approach, I would have missed …

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