Jasmine’s new hand-made dress

Posted on May 4, 2014 in craft, fabric, family, fashion, sewing, textile | 2 Comments
Jasmine’s new hand-made dress

I spent a good part of the afternoon attempting to create new clothes for my daughter’s Barbie and Princess dolls.  I finally came upon this great doll clothing tutorial site (scroll down for Barbie dresses).  I decided to use one of the fabrics I designed for Spoonflower.   The pattern was super easy to follow […]

Pattern & Inspiration

Posted on Apr 27, 2012 in fabric, pattern, sewing | 7 Comments

so excited to share some pics of the actual fabric i received from Spoonflower yesterday! i also am showing how the fabric started. sketches of ink on paper, scanned, arranged, and colored in adobe illustrator. i created these while taking an awesome Surface Pattern Ecourse online with Rachael Taylor & Beth Nicholls. You may be […]

asterism, new illustration/collage

Posted on Oct 20, 2011 in art, collage, illustration, music, paper, sewing | No Comments

Asterism, 2011, Elements of paper, ink, & thread

new chair cover: before and after

Posted on Aug 17, 2011 in craft, home improvement, sewing | No Comments

this morning’s quick project. who doesn’t want to sit on toadstools? lovely fabric from Brooklyn General Store.

sewed a new reversible bag

Posted on Feb 22, 2011 in birds, fabric, inspiration, pattern, sewing | No Comments

thanks to my mom for a superbly easy “pattern”…i was finally able to make something out of my favorite fabrics! i was stunned that i didn’t make any mistakes while sewing it which means you can make one too! here it is, a reversible bag that i plan on using to carry books to/from the […]