Conscious Chatter

A few days ago I had a great conversation on zero waste fashion design with Kestrel Jenkins, founder of Awear World. The podcast is now available for listening. It was a joy to be Kestrel’s guest, as I’ve been a Conscious Chatter listener for a while – I joke that Kestrel is my gym buddy even though we’ve never met.  You can subscribe here: iTunes: bit.ly/ConsciousChatter Conscious Chatter: http://awearworld.com/consciouschatter/Read more

Documents and Pictures

#communication, the cross-stitched sampler I created last year, will be part of Documents and Pictures, a juried exhibition of the San Diego Art Museum Artists Guild. The exhibition takes place at the Poway Center for the Performing Arts. Documents and Pictures runs February 2-25. I would be thrilled if you visited the exhibition! Poway Center for the Performing Arts Address: 15498 Espola Road, Poway, CA 92064Read more

Crafting Resistance

‘Water is Life’, the short cross-stitched poem I created for my article on the Injustice Boycott for One Quart Magazine, will be part of an exhibition, Crafting Resistance, at the Visual Arts Center at Boise State University. I want to acknowledge my OQM editor Astrid Swan, whose feedback shaped the poem: thank you always, Astrid. Having looked up each of the artists, I am truly humbled to be part of the exhibition; thank you curator Kirsten Furlong. The exhibition detailsRead more

#communication as a book

#communication, my cross-stitched social media messages from last spring, is now a book. A colleague suggested the medium, and I see why: the posts open up in a new way through print, and by the juxtaposition of messages opposite each other, which were simply determined chronologically: Blurb allows for a preview of the entire book; I hope you enjoy it.Read more