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Pre-Surtex Sneak Peek

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May Flowers bring Spring...  & Surtex! I cannot believe it's May and time for Surtex!! It's heeere!! I've been prepping all year long for this surface design and textiles industry trade show, and it feels a little unreal that it's only a few days away.  May flowers are an appropriate metaphor I think. I've been planting seeds since last year, and now is when they are starting to bloom... My seeds (preparations) included creating over 180 images, making booth banners, promo bookmarks, promo books, fabric swatches, greeting cards, brochures, and sewing some hand-printed zip pouches! My fellow members of Finch &...

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Global Art Gathering

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Last Friday was the Global Art Gathering in Brighton, UK with Lilla Rogers, Margo Tantau, Rachael Taylor, and Kelly Rae Roberts!  Weeks before the event, we were asked to illustrate a tea-towel based on the theme "Englishness"... I brainstormed for weeks until stumbling upon the rich history and enormous variety of English breeds of sheep.  Here's my assignment... Once I figured out a way into the assignment I was mega-inspired!  And so, I happily attended the event with no idea what would come.  The event was held at the Brighton Dome which is situated on the same beautiful grounds as...

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Sew Mama Sew- Giveaway Day Winner

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Congratulations entry  #40, Jess! JessTue May 13, 12:57:00 AM GMT+2I followed you on bloglovin. I love your red mittens; I've done stranded ornaments, but haven't been brave enough to try mittens!  You've won the green fabric zip box bag!  Hopefully, you've received an e-mail notification, but if not, please e-mail me.

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Giveaway Day: Green Zip Pouch

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Sew Mama Sew is hosting that lovely May Giveaway Day, and I've got a zipper pouch for you all!  If you'd like to enter and win this hand-made, fully lined zipper pouch, follow the instructions in the Rafflecopter widget below!  Shipping internationally, too. +1 for simply stopping by +2 for commenting on this post +2 for "liking" my facebook page (if you've already liked my facebook page then it's an easy +2) a Rafflecopter giveaway Thanks for stopping by, and take a look around if you'd like.  I'm an illustrator who likes to design for hand and machine knitting, and I also...

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Giveaway: Fabric Pouch

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This week, I've got a giveaway for you all! Already three months of this year have gone by, and I'd like to thank you for sticking around and reading my blog!  If you'd like to win this fabric pouch which makes a lovely eyeglass case or hard-drive cover, it's quilted in pinks and ready to go! I was working on this little pouch a few weeks ago when I was doing the boxed corners projects... To win it... just follow the Rafflecopter instructions below. a Rafflecopter giveaway

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