I’ve been back at the drawing table and have some good things to show for it. This House Wren is Prismacolor colored pencils on smooth bristol.
It’s a combination of birds and a theme from years ago: ribbons. It’s monochromatic in browns and yellows with some black and white. It felt good to combine the two things and see what happened. Continue reading Wren – Colored Pencil
I just found out that my friend and editor, Karin, has her own blog where she talks about artful crafts.
Of course, blogs have a way of veering off here and there and hers does so beautifully as she is a wonderful writer as well as a talented artist.
So, go, see her work here.
That’s the title of my new book, out in April from Kalmbach Books. Just last week, my advance copies arrived. I had no idea how proud, and just down right excited, this would make me.
There are 15 projects that combine knitting with crochet to take advantage of the different characteristics of each technique. Knitting and crochet have distinctly different identities and it doesn’t make sense to ask one to do the job of the other.
Coming up, I’ll be sharing more on the book and how it came into being. For now, you can see the basics on it here.
Take a look, drop me a line, I’d love to hear from you.