Braid-y Bunch


It’s been a lovely break between semesters, and I’ve had a chance to practice two of the new skills I learned in 2012, bead crochet and kumihimo. Both are a lot of fun, allowing for creative choices when it comes to picking out the beads, and meditative when it comes to the bead stringing [...]

Winding Up 2012


As the wheel of the seasons keeps turning and Winter Solstice is coming right up, I’m reminded as always to take a good hard look at what I’ve done this year and what I’d like to do next. Some recent health issues have made me exceeding grateful for good health and creative energies when I [...]

3 inch Spirit Doll

I’m back from the Houston International Quilt Show, inspired by color and ready to get on with the rest of this semester and lots of new creative projects in the rest of the year and the one upcoming.

I’ll be making new Spirit Doll samples to go with the kits I make and sell, and [...]

Houston International Quilt Festival


I’m packing up and getting ready to leave next week for the big show in Houston! I’ve got new spirit doll kits, hands, faces, buttons and beads. I hope to see you there!


Title: Houston International Quilt Festival Location: George R. Brown Convention Center Houston Texas Link out: Click here Description: Judith Skinner and [...]

Creative Celebration Sale


Title: Creative Celebration Sale Location: Firehouse Art Gallery, 667 4th Ave. Longmont CO Link out: Click here Description: The FRCC Art Club will be putting on a three day Creative Celebration Sale at the Firehouse Art Center on October 17,18, 19, 20 and 21th, 2012. Participating club members will have tables and [...]

Autumn Excitement!


I’m having a productive and exhilarating Fall semester at Front Range Community College, taking classes and getting ready for the upcoming International Quilt Festival in Houston and also for our FRCC Art Club’s Creative Celebration sale at the Firehouse Art Center in Longmont, Colorado. We’ve got musical guests No Evil lined up to play for [...]


Spirit Dolls and Wearable Art

I’l be in Prospect, the colorful little neighborhood inside of Longmont, with Laura Humenik at the Creative Connections booth on Saturday September 15th from 9am-3pm. Do come see us!

Title: NestFest Location: 2015 Ionosphere St, Longmont CO 80504 Link out: Click here Description: NestFest is a twice-annual street fair with antiques, art, live music, food [...]

Rocky Mountain Quilt Festival

Creative Connections

I’m done with summer at school, and gearing up during our three week break to get ready for the Rocky Mountain Quilt Festival! I’m very happy to be doing a show like this that is closer to home and doesnt involve flying!

I hope that people will come and say hello and check out [...]

Bead Crochet


I recently took a class in bead crochet, and have been having a great time learning to crochet with wire as well as with cotton cord. Add in the amazing color choices available with beads and there’s a recipe for hours and hours of fun. There are lots of patterns available in books and on [...]