Day 9: Leave, Weave, Discard or Donate

Day 9 of LEAVE, WEAVE, DISCARD or DONATE my at home artist’s residency:

○ Started the morning by tying the crocheted “WHEN?” to the loom. I like where this is going! I originally created this in response to the Parkland …

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Day 8: Leave, Weave, Discard or Donate

Day 8 of LEAVE, WEAVE, DISCARD or DONATE, my at home artist’s residency:

○ Started the day at the dermatologist. Removed 2 moles (TMI? Thankfully, no pictures!)

○ Across the street was Goodwill. I dropped 3 bags of donations! Of …

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Day 7: Leave, Weave, Discard or Donate

Day 7 of LEAVE, WEAVE, DISCARD or DONATE my at home artist’s residency:

○ Started the day out on the deck warping the large tapestry loom. I ran out of cotton twine, and it started raining. Hopefully, I can finish …

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Day 4: Leave, Weave, Discard or Donate

Day 4 of “LEAVE, WEAVE, DISCARD or DONATE” my at home artist’s residency.

○ I started warping the large loom out on the deck. Temperatures were in the 70s and the humidity dropped as the day went on. A bit …

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Day 3: Leave, Weave, Discard or Donate

Day 3 of “LEAVE, WEAVE, DISCARD or DONATE”, my at home artist’s residency:

○ Despite it being hot and very humid I persevered and got my pipe loom assembled out on the deck! Detail shot shows the tensioning device and …

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Day Two: Leave, Weave, Discard or Donate

Day 2 of “LEAVE, WEAVE, DISCARD or DONATE”, my at home artist’s residency:

○ I cleared my work table of everything but the items for this project (see yesterday’s “before” photo)
Prepped the large pipe loom, marking inch increments for …

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Day One: Leave, Weave, Discard or Donate

Today is Day One of my self-proclaimed "at home artist's residency".  I have always wanted to apply for a residency, dreaming of a period of time and a place devoted to creative exploration.  A process or a project come to

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Proposal: At Home Artist Residency 2022

Statement:

I am so overwhelmed this summer by the issues facing our world that I’m uncertain where to begin. But, the process of creation is literally “the beginning” so, it is where I must start. Creation through weaving and yarn

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March Madness (mine!)

My husband shares with me his insights into current sporting events, even though I’m sure after 40ish years together he knows I only feign a bit of interest.  This does however open dialogue and conversation on something he is passionate

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