Tuesday, May 28, 2013

A Pair of Classes Coming Up

Lowell Fiber Studio offers you two path to fiber art this June.

 Make your own custom-printed fabric one Saturday. 

The next week, transform fabric into a small art quilt. 

Saturday June 15
Thermofax Printing

Learn how to use screens to create layered design.   We'll cover what goes it to making a screen, then you'll use a variety of images to make your own custom cloth.  Bring plenty of fabric and a sense of adventure.  Linda Dunn

Saturday June 22
Fabric Collage

Create a personal collage using fabric scraps. Learn the "stitch and flip" method and the essentials of hand-applique. You'll create a base and decorate it with beads, trims, and hand-stitching.Transform your piece as a pillow, pouch or wall quilt. Cathy Granese

Classes meet in Studio 512, 122 Western Avenue, Lowell, MA, and are $50 each.  Space is limited! Reserve your seat now. Send a check to Cathy Granese, 100 Park Terrace Drive, Unit #146, Stoneham, MA.

Wednesday, May 8, 2013

Mother's Day Cards

two mother's day cards
Don't know about you, but I find that working with someone in mind
brings energy. These cards were made thinking of the women
in my life who knew me and my husband before
we knew anything but the sound of 
their voices.
two more

Mothering is hard work. No days off. 
"Every mother is a working mother."
I used to keep that bumper sticker on my car.

Here's to the mothers and the fathers, everywhere.