Sunday, February 27, 2011

New Beginnings

sketching ideas

The early stages

Gee's Bend Quilts

I'm in love. There is something about the aesthetic of these quilts that feels so innately familiar and over the top inspiring. I am so glad I discovered these, and the story behind them. To see more:

And while I'm on the topic of quilts, I'd like to share this photo of a quilt my friend Giorgia made recently. She screen printed the fabric herself and used mostly linen fabrics. Bello!

There was a beautiful snowfall here in Corvallis this week. Living in California for the past six years I had forgotten the cozy and refreshing feeling of a snow day.