Archive for April, 2011

The Morning After

April 18, 2011

The 1st Annual Jasper ArtFest is over and I survived.  My voice did not.   Saturday was cold and so very windy.  While the sun was out, it was bearable, when the clouds covered the sky, it was not.  Sunday was warm and pretty, no complaints there.  Was I successful?  Since I have no comparison, I don’t know, but it was an unique experience and I am thrilled at the number of people who studied the thread pieces and questioned me on how I did that and the one woman who said it was so “contemporary”!  Perhaps, maybe definitely, my confidence level for showing my work has moved up a notch!!!

AND, my booth won second place!  I will take all the ribbons offered!  Here are pictures before the yellow ribbon on the cold very windy day.

Much thanks to  you all who came to see my work and even more to those who bought it!  You’re the best!

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Jasper ArtFest

April 12, 2011

Dear Blog Reader,

Sorry I have been neglecting you but I have been busy preparing for an art show.  There is a lot of work that goes into this, more planning  than I did for my own wedding!  Things are coming together  and I will be ready.  Mind you, never having done this before may mean my readiness level is on a  different par.  But the minutes will come and go (whether my details are perfect or not!), and I hope you will spend some of them with  me at the Jasper ArtFest this Saturday and Sunday.

Here is one of my latest fiber pieces-