we're all adjusting nicely to the new school schedule, but junie is confused about where the kids have gone. the house is very quiet now.Read More
in my life and in my work, i am always looking for ways to improve. i believe that with consistency and dedication, small changes accumulate and lead to big results.Read More
woohoo! the summer breeze PDF pattern is ready!
our august stitch club pattern is now available to everyone,
i'm really digging all of the stitch variations and layers in this design.
here's my hoop so far (almost done now!) perfectly paired with my own vintage stoneware plate and my favorite snack.
one thing i really love about embroidery is the portability -- it's so easy to take it along with you! gather your supplies, toss them in a bag, and you're good to go.Read More
it's been a while since i spent an afternoon screenprinting. but this past week, i dusted off my printing press, brought out the inks and squeegees, and finally did some printing!Read More
here she is... our new pattern for august stitch club!
i designed this one based on those floral stoneware dishes from the 70's and 80's. do you remember those?
my terrarium stitching is coming along so nicely! even after all these years, i still get excited to see my designs translated from flat lines to a textural, colorful, vivid version. stitch by stitch.Read More
yay! my 'sunny bunnies' PDF pattern is ready, in the shop, and available for instant download.Read More
i'm starting to roll out a new floss system for my stitch club and kits. behind the scenes there's been a lot of details being worked out, butRead More
my new collection is available now!
i have 3 new kits available in my web shop and ready for you to stitch. if you like the iron-on versions or pre-printed patterns, i've got those too!
finally!! i know, i've been promising this for a long time now...
we completed construction on the studio last october, and i quickly moved in and got to work on, well... working!
i moved into my studio last october and got right to work with organizing and getting everything ready for a busy holiday season. i'm only just now finally getting around to doing some actual decorating!Read More
this new design is my whimsical take on a swedish folk art dala horse. as is the tradition for dala horse artists, i’ve drawn mine in my own style.Read More
i definitely understand the feeling of not having enough time, but i also know that if there's something that you want more of in your life (like creativity), at some point you need to make the decision to start going after it.Read More
it's been a little while since i've done a giveaway, but this one is worth the wait. it's a good one!
TWO winners will each receive:
1 embroidery kit of their choosing