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Friday, October 30, 2009
Challenge Fabric for YoYo's
The start of this challenge, was to make fabric in one 23 inch piece. We got together the next month, and cut random pieces. Each person received one part of each fabric. You can see the variety of pieces and techniques that everyone created. There was piecing, applique, painting, stamping, layering, silk, cotton, and tatting. Then think up a wall quilt, or what ever, it could have been clothing, and come back on the due date with a completed project.
I am a mixed media fiber/quilt artist who loves to work with gourds,and jewelry. I am easily distracted with the next project, and have many going at one time. I have been teaching Fabric Dyeing and Beginning gourd art for many years. I am blessed with my own home studio. We live in the rolling hills near Yosemite National Park, in central Calif. U.S.A. This is a place of Inspiration, Blue Skies and Great Friends. I volunteer with several organizations,and have memberships in P.E.O., Coarsegold Historical So., Sierra Art Trails, Madera Circle Gallery, Yosemite Western Artist, Timberline Gallery and Sierra Mountain Quilters. I teach at my home studio and at local quilt gatherings.
My web site is: www.vivianhelena.com,