7 Days Until Contact 2016 Opening…

…but only 4 days until installation begins! My stitch partner, Michelle, and I had a face to face today and I got to see the thought she put into her fiber choices for the kahuli, Hawaiian Tree Snails. They really do have their own sparkle!  The combined textile and wire vine design I created metContinue reading “7 Days Until Contact 2016 Opening…”

9 Days & a Sneak Peek

With Contact 2016 opening only 9 days away Michelle and I are stitching our art installation together as quickly as possible.  Michelle has sent a sneak peek at her part in our project:    Her stitch work tells the story of the kāhuli, Hawaiian Tree Snails, and their populations here.  No, the kāhuli do notContinue reading “9 Days & a Sneak Peek”

10 Days until Contact 2016 Opening, March 24

Baby fresh greens are being created today. On the Philodendron, new leaves begin a paler green and unroll themselves when they are ready to face the hot tropical sunshine.     Created using 24 gauge colored copper wire, the baby leaves are then curled and wired into the roll.       Largest leaves are designed using 18Continue reading “10 Days until Contact 2016 Opening, March 24”

Hawai’i Craftsmen Annual Statewide Juried Exhibition

I’m in! Thanks to juror Dr. Lowery Stokes Sims, who chose my Raspberry Lace shadowboxed wire crochet piece to be included in this show. Save the Dates: Opening Reception: Tuesday, October 27, 5:30 – 7:30PM, the show runs through Friday, November 20. Monday thru Saturday 10:00 – 4:30, Sunday 1:00 – 5:00 Honolulu Museum ofContinue reading “Hawai’i Craftsmen Annual Statewide Juried Exhibition”