My first Jotter Journal Attempt!

What do you do with your extra fabric swatches and scrap pieces? I discovered one great way to use them – create a jotter journal! What are jotter journals, you ask? They are little notebooks, quickly made, that you can drop into your purse or work bag to jot down notes, grocery lists, to-do items,Continue reading “My first Jotter Journal Attempt!”

Fabric Fun! More on Spoonflower…

I have been having some fun on Spoonflower again 🙂 I am practicing creating better repeats in my patterns and have two new ones to show you: This one features my new autumn leaf drawing. See the other leaf designs, which are in my Trees collection! Also, I have been playing around with my graphiteContinue reading “Fabric Fun! More on Spoonflower…”

"Sun Star" or "Orange Star" perennial – graphite drawing

This is a graphite drawing of a beautiful perennial plant that I picked up at the store the other day. It is called the “Sun Star” or “Orange Star” (Ornithogalum dubium). The flowers, though you can’t tell here, are a bright orange color with some bits of dark green at the tip of the flowerContinue reading “"Sun Star" or "Orange Star" perennial – graphite drawing”