Who needs a ride? You just know that this sweet cool classic was going to be included in the 2016 fleet! A very shabby chic 1957 Convertible Chevy. Just a few left to work through, adding those finishing touches to make sure each “Ride” pops. A huge thanks going out to Mancuso Quiltfest Shows, amazing Valdani Threads and to my awesome curator Deborah Stanley. So very thankful to each of you. First show kicks off at the Mid Atlantic Quilt Festival in Hampton, Virginia. Be sure to check the full 2016 schedule via Mancuso Quiltfest Shows. Looking forward to seeing you and talkin the car chatter in Virginia! Lovin these “Cool Classic Rides 2” #videocomingsoonfinishingup
Hope to provoke a memory or two and a smile from days gone by! A cool Woody in the fleet. CCR2 kicks off at the Mid Atlantic Quilt Festival, February 25-28, 2016. All 24 “Rides” are heavily stitched using fabulous Valdani Threads. #rockinaclassicwoody- See you there!
Artsy note: It’s not unusual for me to mark up my hands with color. Always on the prowl for the perfect hue! Works for thread shades as well as markers.
Cool pink caddy comin down the pike! See you at the start of the tour- Mid Atlantic Quilt Festival, February 25-28, 2016 in Hampton, Virginia. Who doesn’t like a long cool caddy! Stay tuned…….Gotta love it. Finishing up! #coolclassicrides2
Simply a blast! Great art walk, wonderful peeps and lot’s of car chatter. You have many opportunities to talk about what you do! Great peeps including local councilmen, business owners, musician’s, Interior designers, etc….Great sales, music and eats! See you next year! The photo is my beginning stages of set-up, starting at 8:00am. I often will use my vintage trunks and cool wooden boxes for displays. The other is me with my incredible amazing hubby– He is a great help and is always eager to stroll the quaint streets wearing his promo t-shirt for the new collection in 2016! CCR2 coming soon. Stay tuned……So much more ahead!
If you are in the SoCal area Saturday, October 17th, 10-4. Thrilled to be returning back to the Tustin Art Walk here in downtown Tustin, California. Stop by and say hi! I’ll have plenty of cool art on hand, including my journals, planners along with larger works. It’s the only art walk that I do. Tons of fun, let loose and enjoy great local art and fantastic eats in the Tustin area. Did I mention wine tasting? The scoop: October 17th, 10-4 downtown Tustin, Ca. See ya…..
Love the cable car! Seriously having way too much fun creating these cool rides. Here is a snippet of this classic. Workin those finishing touches. This one needed just a tad bit of highlights to make it pop. A tutorial coming soon! “Cool Classic Rides 2” 24 very cool rides will debut at the Mid Atlantic Quilt Festival, February 25-28, 2016. Looking forward to seeing you there! Shout-outs to Quiltfest-Mancuso Shows Valdani Threads and to Deborah Stanley!
It’s getting closer! Let the bidding soon begin. September 18th SAQA Benefit Auction. Check out the amazing works here, http://www.saqa.com/auction-quiltviewALL.php
Here is my Lil’ 12×12 included in the auction “Cool Daze Ahead” Thrilled that this sweet ride is part of a special section accompanying the International Quilt Festival in Houston. Be sure to stop by the SAQA booth. A much larger “Bug” will debut alongside 23 very “Cool Classic Rides” at the Mid Atlantic Quilt Festival February 25-28, 2016. I’ll be there-Hope to see you too! Stay tuned….