Clocking in for Unpaid Labor: Canada

Clocking in for Unpaid Labor: Canada

I’m so excited that the project is expanding and that it will now be easier for Canadians to participate! Canadian artist Jennie Johnston writes: We are excited to announce a Canada wide artist call for a community art project called: Clocking in for Unpaid...
Making Walnut Ink from Black Walnut Hulls

Making Walnut Ink from Black Walnut Hulls

For some reason, I was in a more experimental mood this fall than usual, and when the black walnuts started to fall, I suggested to my daughter that we make ink with them. Turns out that these nuts are a huge disposal problem for anyone with a black walnut tree in...
Can this shirt be saved?  Overdyeing silk

Can this shirt be saved? Overdyeing silk

A good friend asked me to dye this shirt for her, to try to freshen up its style. She knew I was doing lots of shibori dyeing and had the pots of dye going anyway. I dyed this silk shirt using Dharma Trading Company’s Indigo color of their Procion Fiber Reactive...
Angelica Kauffman Gallery is in the Terrain Biennial!

Angelica Kauffman Gallery is in the Terrain Biennial!

I’m thrilled that the Angelica Kauffman Gallery is once again part of the Terrain Biennial, in a front yard in Oak Park, Illinois, where Terrain was founded! Artist Sabina Ott started it, and this once local event is now international! Where is the Angelica...
My Quilt is in a Museum!

My Quilt is in a Museum!

I am thrilled to announce that one of my quilts is in a museum show! The show is at the Jewish Museum Milwaukee and is called, “Women Pulling at the Threads of Social Discourse.” The show originated at the CAMP Gallery in Miami in 2019 and has travelled to...
Call for Art: Miniature Cows on Parade

Call for Art: Miniature Cows on Parade

So, uh, have I mentioned the cows? A family member suggested we do a miniature “Cows on Parade,” so I bought some plastic cows, have primed them with that spray paint that sticks to plastic, and they’re free, just pay shipping. All the details are in...
Call for Art: Mini Murals

Call for Art: Mini Murals

Mini Murals for Micro Gallery to Travel to Museum and London The Angelica Kauffman Gallery is a miniature 1:12 (dollhouse scale) gallery that serves emerging artists and charges no fees or commissions. While artwork inside the gallery must be original, “mini...