2018 Creative Art Workshops coming soon!

Posted on Jan 25, 2018 in art, dreams, gelatin, illustration, ink, paper | No Comments
2018 Creative Art Workshops coming soon!

Please subscribe to my email list to be the first to hear about new products AND upcoming adult and/or child creative workshops held in Warwick, NY! Some topics I could explore are Linocuts, Gelatin Printing/Monoprints, Art Journaling, Book Binding, Visionboards, Lettering, Illustration/drawing and more.  Let me know in the comments what you are looking for…adults […]

Updated Etsy shop and new Linocuts

Posted on Feb 29, 2016 in art, flowers, illustration, ink, linocut, nature, printmaking | No Comments
Updated Etsy shop and new Linocuts

I’ve been busy working on my Etsy shop this month by adding better photos, better descriptions and most importantly NEW WORK!  I’m excited to be back working on my linocut projects again.  I’ve had a few big projects for my kids school and I’ve started a flexible day job with my husband again plus the usual […]

Floral Linocut Wall Art

Posted on Apr 4, 2015 in art, flowers, illustration, ink, linocut, nature, printmaking | No Comments
Floral Linocut Wall Art

I’ve been experimenting with taking photos of my linocut prints in different frames and settings to see what kind of style I like.  Here are the most recent fruits of my labor!  Many thanks to my friend for lending me her camera.  You can buy most of these original linocut prints in my Etsy shop.  The last […]

GTS: Little Terrariums

GTS:  Little Terrariums

999 people entered the Lilla Rogers Global Talent Search and only 50 will make it through to the next round! I’m not going to post details of the contest requirements but will share my entry below! I used a combination of collage, gelatin prints, linocut, hand lettering & drawing & painting on this one. I […]

September: School, Skillshare, Shows!

September:  School, Skillshare, Shows!

We are celebrating September with the three S’s here!  School, Skillshare, & Shows!   what?! 1. SCHOOL!  My kids are in pre-school at the SAME TIME which means I get a few precious hours per week of productivity to focus on my art & patterns!  hooray! 2. SKILLSHARE!  I signed up for a really great Skillshare […]

Sellable Sketch Collection featured on Pattern Observer

Posted on May 26, 2013 in art, ink, pattern, textile | No Comments
Sellable Sketch Collection featured on Pattern Observer

I recently took the Sellable Sketch workshop with Michelle Fifis of Pattern Observer.  She was kind enough to feature a few of my patterns from my ‘Stripes, Scales, Scallops, and Spots’ collection I developed during the course.   My collection benefited from Michelle’s technique of looking at past & present trends to determine what I wanted […]

Tidal by Femi Ford

Posted on Nov 12, 2012 in art, illustration, ink, products | 4 Comments
Tidal by Femi Ford

I’ve added a new product to my society6 shop. It’s created from an original ink wash painting manipulated in Photohop.  It’s called “Tidal” and you can purchase it as a framed art print, canvas print, notecards or iphone case!  Please help promote it by clicking this link and pressing the little heart! Thanks!

August News

Posted on Aug 24, 2012 in art, illustration, ink, pattern, updates | 4 Comments

Finally getting around to a little update after having a lovely vacation with my in-laws and nieces!  It was a much needed break after our successful art show which runs through the end of September.  Although Day 1 of vacation was a little stressful as we found out my little boy is allergic to bees, […]

Happy Jubilee!

Posted on Jun 18, 2012 in illustration, ink, pattern, updates | 3 Comments

While I am not British, I did create some designs to honor the Queen’s 60th year Diamond Jubilee celebrations! I entered these into a Wallpapered.com competition and received great feedback as well as having the diamond pattern featured on Print & Pattern today! All of this thanks AGAIN to the amazing ABSPD pattern e-course from […]

Inspiration: Hatch Show Print

Posted on Jun 7, 2012 in art, ink, inspiration, vacation | 2 Comments

It’s a beautiful, fresh, sunny morning…the grass is wet from last night’s rain and the world smells sweet!  Thought I’d share a little inspiration from this past weekend when we took our first adult vacation in three years to Nashville, TN!   My husband has a client who had an art show & 60th bday party […]