Category Archives: Promotion


 From my large stash of ikat dyed silk yarn (some dating back to the early 80’s when I first started making the brooches), I meticulously wrap and wrap and wrap. It takes me approximately 20 minutes to wrap each individual unit.  I use archival black core matte board and have … Continue Reading…

Also posted in Exhibition, Ikat Jewelry


Although many things have happened since my last post, in Blogland one can only move forward–especially with the holidays fast approaching. This is just one of several gifty ideas I will be presently in the next several days.

My friend, John, calls these “smalls”. I … Continue Reading…

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New Camera, New House, New Class, New Show

But not necessarily in that order!

First let me mention my upcoming class at John C Campbell Folk School. The class runs from Sunday September 16th- Saturday September 22nd and is called Color Horoscope Weaving—the Ultimate Color Experience. (INTERESTINGLY AS I AM WRITING THIS, I SEE A DOUBLE RAINBOW … Continue Reading…

Also posted in Color Horoscope Weaving, Moving, Photography, Teaching, Workshops

Fifteen Mintues of Fame

Here is a lovely article about me in the Missoula paper. Unfortunately they wanted to have the photographer come take my picture at the very moment when the movers arrived.

To top it off, my camera has become quite ill, so there are no pictures yet of the show, … Continue Reading…

Also posted in About me, Publication

New Show at the Hangin Art Gallery

So besides moving (during a hail storm) and sitting in the middle of a mountain of boxes, I am the featured artist in a show opening on Saturday. Now to stop unpacking and posting, and get busy writing my artist statement. I think I am even going to be in … Continue Reading…

Also posted in Exhibition, Photoshop, Talking Threads

Upcoming Woven Paper Exhibit




Woven Collage, Virtual Wall Quilts, Kaleidoscopic Woven Images

including works by participating artists and students

from workshops presented over the last decade,

“a puzzle with no wrong pieces”

Presented by: Noteworthy Paper & Press

101 S Higgins Ave Missoula, Mt 59802

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Also posted in Exhibition, Greeting Cards, Workshops

Silk Ikat Brooches at Hangin Art Gallery

The Killdeer Artisans Guild will present their Holiday Exhibit with an artist reception October 29th from 2-4 PM.

I decided to make some of my ikat jewelry. Below are a dozen brooches posing with a quarter in the lower left to give an idea of the actual size of the … Continue Reading…

Also posted in Exhibition, Ikat Jewelry

Peggy Osterkamp Does it Again!

Whether you are a new weaver or an experienced weaver, a weaving student or a weaving teacher here is a must have new book for your library! WEAVING FOR BEGINNERS (an illustrated guide) by Peggy Osterkamp

I can’t say enough positive things about Peggy’s latest book. It tells absolutely everythingContinue Reading…

Also posted in Other's Efforts

Hang Tags and Inventory

Thursday is the sale, but preparing items to bring to the sale can be quite an involved task.

Since each little sachet is unique and has a “story”, I realized I needed to create a hang tag to explain about the recycled cashmere and woven words and a little about … Continue Reading…

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