Archive for the ‘Behind the Scenes’ Category

Tortoise or the Hare

Posted by Carol on March 12, 2017 in Behind the Scenes, Blog, Studio, Work in Process | No Comments

Tortoise or the Hare. When it comes to large projects, some people are more tortoise and some more hare. Sprint or marathon. It takes perseverance to maintain momentum when working on large, usually long-term, projects. People frequently comment that it must take patience to finish making a quilt because of the time commitment. I would […]

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Benefit Auction continued: Countryside rughooking

Posted by Carol on December 18, 2016 in Art Biz, Behind the Scenes, Blog, Studio | No Comments

Opening bid on Countryside is $50. 26.5 x 36.5. Hand-dyed wool. The auction on this piece will expire at midnight (CST) Saturday December 24, 2016….Christmas Eve! If you aren’t interested in bidding, please forward to as many people as you can. All my life I have been addicted to thread. I have knitted, crocheted, needlepointed, […]

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Benefit Auction for Canine Geriatrics: Improvisations #5

Posted by Carol on December 11, 2016 in Behind the Scenes, Blog, Shows and Exhibits | 3 Comments

In case you are just tuning in, for the month of December 2016, I am auctioning off earlier pieces. Some are very traditional and some are the result of when I just started to dip my big toe into the world of art. The proceeds will be to benefit the dogs that are in the […]

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How Physics Relates to Art…and Other Things

Posted by Carol on September 17, 2016 in Behind the Scenes, Blog, Mindset | 5 Comments

One of the laws of physics is “a body of motion, stays in motion and a body at rest stays at rest”. ¬†Without going into too much details on the physics side and bore everyone to tears, if something is moving it will stay in motion (minus the atmospheric drag) and something that is stationary […]

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