Stitching, embroidery and telling stories with thread

Stitch is a gentle and impactful manner to tell stories, create imagery, and spend time.  Take, for instance this graffiti, a snapshot taken while in Barcelona, Spain, just over five years ago. I love birds, and am smitten with the quick, illegal stroke of the graffiti artists’ hand. Combine the two, and I definitely feelContinue reading “Stitching, embroidery and telling stories with thread”

Dots, Patterns, Quilts and Inspiration

I have been seeing pattern and dots everywhere. I love them. It started because I bought a copy of Victoria Findlay Wolfe‘s book 15 minutes of Play, and I fell in love with one of the quilts displayed in her book. The quilt is called Dot Calm, and was made by Karen Griska.  I have beenContinue reading “Dots, Patterns, Quilts and Inspiration”