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This is our first year doing the Chester County Studio Tour.  We are Studio 52 in Chadds Ford, PA    Looking forward to meeting lots of artists and collectors!  Chester County Studio Tour Stop By Studio 52 at the Chester County Studio Tour Share this:ShareLinkedInGoogleTwitterFacebookPinterestLike this:Like Loading…

Out of the blue I received an email from a writer at Victoria Magazine about a month ago. Cynthia Constantino had found my profile on TAFA List (Textile and Fiber Arts), an online community of artists who work with fabrics and fibers. She wanted to do a story on my work for the Entrepreneur blog, so I did the interview, and today, November 17th, her article was published. This is …

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Tiny plants establish themselves in glacial debris Akaroa New Zealand Ancient Lava Flow My mind’s eye floats away when I remember the primordial features of New Zealand’s land.  Life is still evolving on the two islands.  They sit on top of active volcanoes and two tectonic plates that are crashing into each other.  Mountains still grow higher, earthquakes reshape cities, lava covers and rebuilds the coastline.  The glaciers recede and …

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My Dream That brought me peace I can finally write about my past year, the days and long nights where the heart faces reality.  After losing our eldest son John Robert to a car accident on August 4, 2014, I could not talk or see anyone.  I was still in shock until recently.  But healing has begun and I feel good about life again. In November last year I decided …

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The rhythmic rocking of needles, the back and forth on circulars went right to my heart.  Grieving for my mom who passed away in December 2011, all I could do was knit circles in 2012.  One after another, not thinking about what I was doing while knitting.  Emptying my mind, the movement became part of my body and created a needed structure and new neuro pathways so that I could …

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1950’s Kramer Leaf Brooch      About five years ago I found a pin in a junk shop.  It was very well made and sculptural.  My research led me to discover a world in which I grew up, the 1950′s and 60′s, post war boom of American Costume Jewelry.   Providence , Rhode Island was the center of manufacturing of this beautiful art form.  During WW II,  the costume jewelry factories were outfitted for …

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