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3
May '15

ATHA Biennial, San Antonio, TX

I will be teaching a class on realistic prodded flowers at the 2015 ATHA Biennial in San Antonio, TX.  Although the class has been full for some time, it never hurts to have one’s name on the waiting list just in case a spot opens.  To check on availability go to ATHArugs and click on […]

Wed
3
Jul '13

Region 12 At Work

At 9:24 AM, I was in my studio. Everything was ready to go the moment a group of Region 12 ATHA members arrived in the driveway. By 9:30 AM, JoAnne, Annie and Anna were there, along with a tub of soaked wool and a box of assorted Pro Chem dyes.  Our goal for the day […]

Tue
27
Nov '12

A Pattern

Do you find your life falling into repetitive patterns?  After all, last week’s pre-Thanksgiving activities were almost identical to the previous 10 year’s of schedules for that particular week.  We start thawing the bird on Saturday, fix certain things on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, etc.  We even have the same repetitive pattern of activities on Thursday, […]

Wed
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Nov '12

Sneak Peak At Pattern

As we gear up for tomorrow’s big IRgC Giveaway for Patterns Coast To Coast: A collection of original, reproducible patterns from ATHA Members, I thought you might like to see what some of the patterns look like finished.   No, I can’t show the ink drawings of all the patterns – they are only available like […]

Thu
17
May '12

Would you like a pre-view?  If so, keep reading. The 2013 ATHA Biennial Committee is compiling a collection of original, reproducible rug patterns  as a fund raiser for the Long Beach Biennial.  I have only seen one of the patterns in that collection … the one I am submitting and here it is.  Hopefully, it […]

Mon
16
Apr '12

To Good To Pass Up

Here is something that is too good for you to pass up. Have you been thinking about the Show Us Your Color rug challenge?  ATHA Region 12 invites all ATHA members to join in a special rug challenge to complement the ATHA 2013 Biennial theme:  Color Coast To Coast. All you have to do is […]

Thu
22
Mar '12

Show Me The Color

Show me the color!  Color is what I always want to see. I love color.  And, I think it keeps me rolling along.  Color is so versatile.  You can do all sorts of things with it. You can fold it. Hang it. Or layer it in any way you want.  Color always speaks to me, […]

Tue
13
Mar '12

More About My Weekend

SPECIAL NOTE: *If you are interested in getting your name in for one of those 14″ Orbiter frames from Bee Line, email me right away.  Although I have already sent in one group of orders, I heard today that there are still some frames that have not been reserved.  If you want one, let me […]

Mon
12
Mar '12

ATHA Weekend

This past weekend was the Orange Coast Classics ATHA Spring Hook-In, in Anaheim, CA. The two day event (Friday and Saturday) was open to members of other ATHA Chapters in Southern California, as well as anyone in the community that is interested in attending.  As it turned out, we also had several people drive in […]

Mon
27
Feb '12

ATHA Hard At Work

For much of Saturday, I was hard at work with a group of ATHA members. You can just tell, by looking at this messy table, that we got a lot of work accomplished.  In case you have not heard, Region 12 is hosting the 2013 Biennial, September 25-28, in Long Beach, California.  Sally Coon (left) […]