Monthly Archives: March 2012

Elements of Art

I mentioned a while back that I am taking a monthly class from Lyric Kinard on the Elements of Art.  So far, we have covered texture and space.  Between classes, I work on drawing and applying the element of the … Continue reading

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Creative Wisdom from Pixar’s John Lasseter…

PIXAR Perspective: Lasseter’s 7 Points 1. Never come up with just one idea 2. Remember the first laugh 3. Quality is a great business plan. Period 4. It’s the team, stupid 5. Fun invokes creativity, not competition 6. Creative output always reflects the person on top … Continue reading

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Another tuffet completed!

Thunderstorms and weather warnings are the order of the day today…. so no progress on the house.   Oh well!  We need the rain too, and the carpenters probably need a couple of days of rest after what they accomplished … Continue reading

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Elements of Art – Work Group

Four of us that comprise the Elements of Art Work Group have met with our teacher, Lyric Kinard for the second time.  The culmination of our first month of work was to create a small piece of art work that … Continue reading

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Texture

The first session of  a new series of classes called Elements of Art and taught by Lyric Kinard has begun.  During the first session, we discussed and created textures ~ the first of the art elements that quilters and fiber … Continue reading

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Mid Atlantic Quilt Festival

Saturday, February 25 was a very long day.  We boarded the bus outside of Thimble Pleasures in Chapel Hill at 6AM and were on our way to Hampton, Virginia for the MAQF.  This was my first trip to the MAQF, … Continue reading

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