Wednesday, February 27, 2013

March 3rd and 17th in Grand Ledge!

March 3rd AND March 17th! NOON-5:00PM! Come to Piece of Mine Pottery Studio in Grand Ledge, Michigan, for a fun afternoon! Learn a bit of the Zentangle basic process, using deliberate pen strokes to create fun and delightful patterns. Patterns can be applied to paper with pen or to ceramic with glaze paints. No previous experience necessary — supplies for ceramics projects are purchased on site. Basic drawing kits sold by me for $8.00 each (optional). I will be giving Zentangle instruction available throughout the afternoon so you can try a tangle or two! Piece of Mine Pottery Studio, 202 South Bridge Street * Call 517.622.0727 for information

Tuesday, February 19, 2013

Cool Idea to Recycle Umbrellas!

Friday, February 15, 2013

Craft 911 is Here to Help!

Check out a fun afternoon on Sunday, March 3rd, 1-4:00PM---CRAFT 911 2 busy? 2 frantic? 2 stressed? Escape to the new SmittenDust Studio in beautiful downtown Dimondale and relax! Unwind with other artists, beaders, scrappers, knitters, crafters, spinners, stitchers and it's all FREE! You may even learn something new and make unexpected friends! We will also gather on April 7th and May 6th. See you soon at 527 South Bridge Street--contact me with any questions.

Delicious Crochet With Photos Fun stuff!!

Thursday, February 14, 2013

My Zentangle Site

Please remember to check out my blog since it has all of my Zentangle events and information. Thanks Everyone!!

Tuesday, February 12, 2013

Knitters needed!

Knitters needed! 'Yarn Bomb' project planned for Michigan Historical Museum

Stash Bustin', Yarn Swappin' & Scrap Fightin'!

Join me on Sunday, March 10th, 1-4:00PM, for a yarn swap and ideas for using your yarn stash and scraps. See various ways to knit and crochet your leftovers into useful items. Bring a pile of scrap yarns and trade with others if you do not have what you need! Examples will be on view and patterns will be available for inspiration. Participants provide their own preferred yarns and bring stash/scraps to share at the yarn swap. Class fee of $20.00 (per person) includes refreshments, instruction, patterns and yarn swap--Also, I will demonstrate a couple of projects for participants who want hands-on experience. Contact me to pre-register (517.327.0938). Meet me at the SmittenDust Studio, 527 South Bridge Street, Dimondale, MI.

Monday, February 11, 2013

Word for Today

"Happiness is a habit. Cultivate it." Elbert Hubbard

Thursday, February 7, 2013

Another Fun Artist!

Measuring Tape Bracelet What a fun idea--fun filled recycling!

Wednesday, February 6, 2013

Tuesday, February 5, 2013

Fantastic Fiber for Spring Break Art Camp

I am teaching the afternoon camp (1-4PM) sessions at Lansing Art Gallery, Lansing, Michigan. Art Camp is open to kids 7-12 years and no previous experience is necessary. We will explore finger knitting, embroidery, simple weaving and embellishing a basket form. We will play with color, texture, form and balance--WOW! Call 517.374.6400 to register or email