community, layers, mixed media, Teaching

Using Historical Images in Mixed Media Class at the Jacob Edwards Library

Wednesday’s class at the Jacob Edwards Library, Using Historical Images in Mixed Media, combined learning about online resources available through the Digital Commonwealth. The Jacob Edwards Library has a significant collection of historic photos complete with descriptions and background information. After perusing the resource, we talked about the different ways historical images can be used …

Etsy, monoprints, printing

Printing Frenzy

https://secureservercdn.net/198.71.233.111/4a1.e1b.myftpupload.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/07/FinalVideo_1626047883.226873-2.mp4?time=1652755449 If my 10th-grade self could see me now! That youngster who spent many an hour in art class cursing (in very kind words of course) at the block of wood I was trying to carve. In that art class, I tried linoleum, woodblock carving, and other methods I have blocked out of my mind. …

embroidery, monoprints, printing, recycle

Mono-printing Using Embroidered Texture Sheets

As National Embroidery Month is comes to a close I have decided to deactivate my Patreon account and add some of the content to my blog. I found that having my content and video available publicly was important to me. It will take a while to choose what to include and space between current projects. …