Countdown to Contact 2016

Only 11 days until the opening on Thursday, March 24 at the Honolulu Museum of Art School on Victoria St.

Partnering with another artist, Michelle Schwengala, we are presenting at Contact 2016 Hawai’i from a natural & social science perspective.

Right here! On the mezzanine bannister. Be sure to make your way up to the 2nd Floor to learn about the declining populations of Hawaiian Tree Snails and the ever increasing population of invasive snails and people.

Samples brought for measuring twice…


Each day is a few more philodendron leaves…I wrote of my inspiration for my part in this project in a previous post, “My Life as a Philodendron.”


Even Beach Days are Work Days as the deadline looms…


Wire Crochet Tip: Attach the end of one spool to the beginning of the next to easily stitch from one spool to the next uninterrupted.


One of the larger leaves using a core of 18 gauge and moving out to using

20 gauge colored copper wire…


A Green Tip for Knitters & Crocheters: Reuse a cheese container to keep your yarn safe. A final vinegar rinse ensures it is fresh for your yarn…


Check in on our daily progress by following our Instagram accounts:

StudioDeanna & SpamKNITsubi