All those rejected homes 2

ALL THOSE REJECTED HOMES 2

Even though I didn't use them for the "home" show at PYRO Gallery, I thought my three machine-stitched pink houses were worth finishing....

Last week on Art With a Needle

LAST WEEK ON ART WITH A NEEDLE

The mailman brought a surprise: the catalog for Forced to Flee, the SAQA exhibit about refugees. The designer had a good idea in getting...

 
 
 
Found poetry 56

FOUND POETRY 56

All those rejected homes 1

ALL THOSE REJECTED HOMES 1

I've complained at length over the last several months about how hard it was for me to settle on what to make for the "home" show at...

 
 
 
Last week on Art With a Needle

LAST WEEK ON ART WITH A NEEDLE

I treated myself to a pile of pen nibs from a sidewalk sale at the local art supply store, cleaning out merchandise that has obviously...

Remembering Enid - the show!

REMEMBERING ENID - THE SHOW!

Last week I got off on a tangent telling you about Enid Yandell, an excellent sculptor from Louisville who had a hard way to go a century...

 
 
 
Last week on Art With a Needle

LAST WEEK ON ART WITH A NEEDLE

You may have noticed that I'm posting found poetry only once a month instead of once a week as I did in 2018. I've noticed that after...

Remembering Enid

REMEMBERING ENID

A small but lovely show opened at 21C Museum Hotel this week, featuring work by members of Enid, a group of Louisville-area female...

 
 
 
Found poetry 55

FOUND POETRY 55

Last week on Art With a Needle

LAST WEEK ON ART WITH A NEEDLE

The "home" show is open, and those installing the work decided that my artist book needed a suitable display, so they put up a shelf...

 
 
 
Beautiful shibori

BEAUTIFUL SHIBORI

On a beautiful, warm, sunny spring day I got out for a wonderful long walk, but beforehand, fit in a museum visit to the Carnegie Center...

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LAST WEEK ON ART WITH A NEEDLE

A bunch of interesting ideas for my "home" piece in the comments this week. One suggestion: "Print on fabric and add oomph with thread?" Many...

 
 
 
I find home, finally

I FIND HOME, FINALLY

The consensus of my art pals was that they liked the photos, but they also liked the home songs. So, too exhausted to keep fighting,...

Still trying to find home

STILL TRYING TO FIND HOME

I wrote last week about my attempts to make "home" art with machine stitching, and how I abandoned them. But meanwhile another train...

 
 
 
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LAST WEEK ON ART WITH A NEEDLE

Great drama in our home this weekend; I was awakened at 6 AM Friday with beeping. Was it a truck backing up? No, upon exploration it...

Finding home - Plan F, or maybe it's G

FINDING HOME - PLAN F, OR MAYBE IT'S G

Faithful readers know that I have been struggling with something to make for our gallery theme show called "finding home." I made a...

 
 
 
Last week on Art With a Needle

LAST WEEK ON ART WITH A NEEDLE

After I wrote about the "home songs" I'm doing in calligraphy, Gail left a comment: "When I read this, my earworm immediately started...

Home songs

HOME SONGS

I have written about how our gallery is having a theme show about "home," and one of the ideas I had about potential art I might create...

 
 
 
Now this is just plain pathetic

NOW THIS IS JUST PLAIN PATHETIC

Last week on Art With a Needle

LAST WEEK ON ART WITH A NEEDLE

Not much happening in the way of art this week, as we are in California attending the Monterey Jazz Festival. So far I have learned...

 
 
 



Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott is one of forty sculptors selected for on form 18, a biennial exhibition of sculpture in stone at Asthall Manor in the Cotswolds. She joins world renowned and... Read more ...

Oil Pastel Painting, Abstract Art Expressionism “Delightful” by Colorado...

Oil Pastel Painting, Abstract Art Expressionism “Delightful” by Colorado Artist Kit Hedman, Boarding House Studio Galleries

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Vila Taguai / Cristina Xavier Arquitetura

Vila Taguai / Cristina Xavier Arquitetura

© Daniel Ducci Architects: Cristina Xavier Arquitetura Location: Carapicuiba, Brazil Category: Housing Design Team: Henrique Fina, Lucia Hashizume, João Xavier Area: 1250.0... Read more ...

Jesus Appears as a Gardener - Noli Me Tangere

Jesus Appears as a Gardener - Noli Me Tangere

1500s Greek Icon Μη μου άπτου Crete Resurrection Noli me tangere. Here Jesus & Mary Magdalene are in a flowery mead. The Gospel of John contains a narrative of an empty garden... Read more ...

Small Wooden Pavilion / MQ Architecture

Small Wooden Pavilion / MQ Architecture

© Miguel de Guzmán, Imagen Subliminal Architects: MQ Architecture Location: Garrison, Philipstown, NY 10524, United States Category: Renovation Lead Architect: Miguel... Read more ...

The Empty Tomb

The Empty Tomb

Resurrection of Christ and the Women at the Tomb Fra Angelico, 1441 Read more ...

Box Hill North Townhouse / Inbetween Architecture

Box Hill North Townhouse / Inbetween Architecture

© Tatjana Plitt Architects: Inbetween Architecture Location: Melbourne, Australia Category: Houses Area: 470.0 m2 Project Year: 2016 Photographs: Tatjana Plitt Read more ...

May sketch a day 012 I'm catching up I

May sketch a day 012 I'm catching up I

May sketch a day 012 I'm catching up I think! 『蛍丸』阿蘇の伝説の剣。 Today's sketch is an exploration for"Hotaru Maru" , Aso's legendary sword. If you would like to know more about... Read more ...

Foster + Partners Creates Proposal for New Notre Dame Spire

Foster + Partners Creates Proposal for New Notre Dame Spire

Notre Dame. Image © Flickr user kosalabandara licensed under CC BY 2.0 Foster + Partners have joined a series of design offices that will enter the international competition to... Read more ...

Candy-Colored Plants and Animals from the Imagination of Hiné Mizushima

Candy-Colored Plants and Animals from the Imagination of Hiné Mizushima

Vancouver, Canada-based textile artist Hiné Mizushima brings a cuddly, colorful approach to creepy-crawly plants and animals. Fungi, insects, and single-cell organisms get a... Read more ...

Pastel Painting, Tree Painting, Expressionist Landscape “Super Moon Sets” by...

Pastel Painting, Tree Painting, Expressionist Landscape “Super Moon Sets” by Colorado Artist Kit Hedman, Boarding House Studio Galleries

FRESH OFF THE EASEL Oil Pastel on Paper/Available Read more ...