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More Dreams and A Project Preview

The 99 Dreams of Euclid’s Wife project continues. Here is Dream 13.

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An Origami Airplane and Some Other Things

One of the advantages of working on a 99 day project is that one can achieve a feeling of accomplishment early in the day, and still have plenty of time to work on other things. This week the “other things” … Continue reading

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The 99 Dreams of Euclid’s Wife

The first of June marked the beginning of my 99 day project for 2022. I have, in fact, been working on this for some time. The series of ‘drawings’ —archival pigment prints with additional coloured pencil— is called The 99 … Continue reading

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A Model Reversible Box with Attached Accordion Book

Time for another paper project: this one falls in the field of book arts.

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Friday Night Flicks: Randi Parkhurst

With tonight’s featured paper artist, we head back into the realm of book arts. Paper- such a simple medium, ubiquitous, mundane, commonplace – we hardly notice it… but in the hands of artist Randi Parkhurst, we embark on an odyssey … Continue reading

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One Down and One To Go

I have been working on things other than my sewing projects. Another 99 Day Project has been in the works —i.e. the planning stages— for some time, but has been put on hold by things popping up that need to … Continue reading

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Friday Night Flicks: Maud Vantours

Tonight’s short flick looks at the working process of Paris-based paper artist Maud Vantours.     Vantours has a website and an Instagram account.  You might want to spend a few minutes checking out one or both this weekend. You … Continue reading

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Friday Night Flicks: Maya Freelon Asante

Today’s featured paper artist is Maya Freelon Asante. From the text on the Movies on Artists YouTube page: Bleeding tissue paper bright and brilliant, artist Maya Freelon Asante expands traditional art boundaries and shares her unique mixed-media work around the … Continue reading

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And now for something completely different …

My fabric stash was recently increased by the purchase of a remnant from Blackbird Fabrics, a cream and black double weave with a bold pattern. It was the inspiration I needed to do some sewing for the first time in … Continue reading

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Friday Night Flicks: Gail Armstrong

For the month of May, Friday Night Flicks will feature artists working with paper as a medium, beginning with London-based illustrator Gail Armstrong.     I recommend looking at more of Armstrong’s work this weekend on her Illustrationx page or … Continue reading

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