Sfumato : a new silken beauty…

I am in love with this new scarf! I showed it to a friend the studio today and he said it was like Sfumato…I agree. sfumato, (from Italian sfumare, “to tone down” or “to evaporate like smoke”). I just love the idea of wearing a scarf that references how smoke evaporates! P.s. – this scarf is for…

Spring colors!

Spring is officially here and I couldn’t help but wear delightful spring colors and patterns! I also love to layer scarves…the patterned one is a scarf I picked up in Ukraine last summer, and the other is a marbled blue and purple hand dyed silk scarf that I made (this one is for sale :).…

Silk Skies installation art piece

Silk skies installation at The Armory in Loveland, Colorado. What fun to be up on a scaffold and a ladder placing silk on the ceiling! This piece consists of 4 hand dyed silk squares that are attached to the ceiling. The piece moves when activated by the viewer via a “pull” on the wall…

Silk seat: the chair and the ghost

One of the great things about being an installation artist is the little delightful moments that pop up during the process. Here’s a chair and a silk covered ghost of a chair- so beautiful! I was laying out my silk elements to choose a color scheme for the installation at hand and tossed the big…