Embroidery & Watercolor by IZZIYANA SUHAIMI

I love seeing what other artists do with fiber and came across Izziyana Suhaimi’s work in a Frankie post. As someone who has great difficulty drawing & painting, I love seeing how the detailed mostly black and white she uses in the watercolors sets off the fiber parts of her designs. She has more worksContinue reading “Embroidery & Watercolor by IZZIYANA SUHAIMI”

Scarf Lost…Better Scarf Handmade

Last Spring I left my favorite scarf at a restaurant in the Omode-sando Station. The colors were perfect, it was super easy to crush into my bag and it always drew compliments despite it having been a random store bought item. Shortly after, I was able to find a yummy, chunky yarn of 45% Silk,Continue reading “Scarf Lost…Better Scarf Handmade”

My Studio Nando

This week’s goal: Organize my Nando! After a very busy year of moving to a new area and the gallery show this fall, I realized my Studio Closet, Nando (納戸) in Japanese, is a complete disaster of yarn, metalsmithing tools, sewing notions, and office supplies! Not to mention the surfboard and the filing cabinet outsideContinue reading “My Studio Nando”