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Exploring New Dimensions (sorry, this post is not about space)

I’ve been creating felt for about 18 years, applying techniques learned from Scandinavian, Finnish, Canadian and American feltmaking traditions. I’ve recently begun exploring some techniques more fully as I consider a mixed media approach to illustrating picture books. It’s been … Continue reading

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My Week in Books

Maybe I’m back with this feature, which I loved and apparently my readers did, too. I’ve challenged myself to read 200 books this year, and I’m off to a good start.  I’m sharing two I accidentally read at the same … Continue reading

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It’s a Cover Reveal! The latest from Homeostasis Press

My father’s last book is finally making its way into the world. This work had its start in the 1970s when our family moved to Vermont and Ted Merrill had access to an abundant supply of local hardwoods for the … Continue reading

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Grateful: Daily Things

There is so much to be grateful for lately, so much of beauty in these daily things. Wall at long last, making this foundation that holds the sunroom beautiful Garden shapes and textures make me dream of fairies hidden here … Continue reading

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My Week in Books: Okay, it’s not Picture Book Month anymore, but…

  Though Picture Book Month is over,  I was busy writing so I didn’t post these wonderful books before the end of November. That doesn’t mean I’m not excited about sharing them with you! Emily’s Blue Period, by Cathleen Daly, … Continue reading

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