Once again, I have let time get away from me - there are so many books and so little time! (big grin!)
In this edition of my newsletter I talk about the Mt Mitchell Craft Fair, recent publications, and a heart-warming story of a paper beater that went from New Zealand to Tanzania!
I hope you will scroll all the way to the end and check out my calendar of events. I am offering September workshops at Wilkes Art Gallery (a new-for-me venue) and Shelf-Life in Greensboro. In October I am delighted to be offering workshops in the ArtConnections building in downtown, Winston-Salem. I have a Wednesday evening series of bookbinding workshops and will also be offering a Saturday marbling class. Please plan to come play with me.
The astute among my regular readers will notice there was no June newsletter. Time flies when I am busy and having fun! In this edition I will catch you up on some of my activities and provide notice of upcoming events. Foremost on my mind is the grand opening of ArtConnections, my gallery/studio/store in the Winston-Salem arts district. Also important are teaching venues past and present - including some completely new offerings! Last, but not
I celebrated my 64th birthday on May 6. I love feeling young by doing activities I love and sharing them with others. I am excited this month to be telling you about the excellent papermaking workshop held last month, my trip to New York City, approaches to celebrating people and preserving family memories, and an update on ArtConnections, the newly formed artists' cooperative of which I am 25%. Surely there is something for everyone this month...
The birds are singing; flowers and trees are blooming! It is a good time for an Open Studio - to demonstrate what I do and a little of how I do it, an exhibit on Art-O-Mat, and reflections on both past and future creative endeavors. I invite you to read on and learn more!
OPEN STUDIO - Sunday, April 9, 2017, 1 - 5 pm
Come visit my studio and learn what goes into creating a book - from making paper for the text block, to marbling papers for accent or a cover, to designing/preparing a cover, to the final step of