Every year at this time I complain how the stores think it is Christmas and it’s not even Halloween yet. And, so what did I make for this week’s Diva Challenge? Yep, Christmas trees. I blame Yvonne Westover, a Canadian CZT who just showed us how to make 3D Christmas trees with 3Z tiles. Mine… Continue reading Yes, I Know It’s Not Even Halloween!
Did you survive Friday the 13th? I got to enjoy 2 concerts and my daughter’s company. Her amazing wind ensemble played a Homecoming concert at Illinois Wesleyan. After that, we went to hear Six Appeal, an all-male acapella group from Minnesota. If you ever get a chance to see these guys, do so! Talented, entertaining,… Continue reading Two More Pages of Pinktober
This week’s Diva Challenge is to play with the pattern ING. Like Laura, I learned ING at CZT training (14). Like Laura, I didn’t care for it much. At CZT 5 training we learned Mooka and I didn’t care for it either. But as a result of one of Laura’s challenges, I started playing with it,… Continue reading ING – Play
Two students in Saturday’s class mentioned that they needed advice on working with Renaissance tiles. So, I am back to working on Renaissance tiles and the book. This week’s Diva Challenge is to do a monotangle of the official tangle shattuck. I love shattuck because of its versatility. I (now) love using Renaissance techniques because there are… Continue reading How Do You Know When You’re Done?