Author Archives: Lynda

Happy Thanksgiving 2015!

On this day of gratitude I want you to know how thankful I am for all of you who take time from your busy schedules to drop by. Thank you. Wishing you a peaceful Thanksgiving.  

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Bandana dyeing at Patchwork

Last week I spent some time at Patchwork Central showing the kids in the Arts & Smarts after school program how to dye bandanas with fiber reactive dyes.  I’ve known Jane Vickers, the head of this program, for years and … Continue reading

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Silk Scarf Dyeing Class

What a fun day! Saturday was my Easy and Fun Silk Scarf Dyeing class at Scattered Art in Newburgh, Indiana. For this class we used Colorhue dyes on silk scarves. The class fee included all supplies and two scarves. Here … Continue reading

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“Painting” with fabric and Dawn

I met Dawn a couple years ago through our mutual friend Barbara. On meeting we decided that we had to get together and schedule a play date. This week Dawn and I finally got together. Dawn attended a class through … Continue reading

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November Happenings

I can’t believe it’s already November. Where has this year gone? This will be a busy, but really fun month. I am so excited to be teaching two classes locally. The first up will be my Easy and Fun Silk … Continue reading

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Dye Studio Revamping

Well, the revamping of my dye studio is finally finished! I started the process almost two weeks ago. I was going great guns and then I got a real bad cold and had to put the revamping on hold. But … Continue reading

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Adding some color

Since I felt like I’ve not done much to blog about lately, I decided to take some pictures of what I have been doing. First up is a new scarf. And one of those silk cut velvet scarves. I dyed … Continue reading

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Returning to Garden of the Gods

When we were in Colorado last month we stopped and spent some time in the Garden of the Gods. This is not our first trip here, but our first trip together. My first trip was in 1967 with my parents. … Continue reading

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Printed Fabric Bee: Caribbean Ocean

This is the last month of The Printed Fabric Bee challenges. We’ve been doing this now for two years. It’s been so much fun and really helped me to stretch my creative muscles. This month Judy Gula requested a 12 … Continue reading

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Organizing Again

Yesterday Dave peeked his head into my studio and saw that I had fabric all over the place. “Oh, you’re organizing again, aren’t you?” He claims I do this every few months, but I really it’s not that often. It … Continue reading

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