Just an update. The Sierra Arts Open Studios show is this weekend. I will be at the Newly (almost done) Reno Public Market. Our Brouchure says we are at 299 E. Plumb Lane but our store entrance is on Casazza St. Look for the Yellow banner signs. Happy Summer Patrons, I wanted to give you… Continue reading Arttown is upon us.
Happy New Year! My hope that 2022 is great. Many of you know I purchased a new long arm quilting machine. I am thrilled with this purchase. It allows me to quilt a bit faster as well protect my wrists and shoulders. Currently, I am not in any art shows. However, I am working on… Continue reading Art in the Home
Reno Open Studio Holiday Pop-up Show. The event will have 18 artists all at one location. If you are looking for local handmade art and gifts for the holidays look no further.November 12th-14th 10am- 5pm.This show will be held at the Summit Mall at suite #212 where the old Dress Barn is and close to… Continue reading Upcoming Shows
Hey Art Lovers, Come this Weekend to the Sierra Arts Open Studio Show. I have provided link for the show. Kathryn Dudley and I plus 3 other artists will be at the Reno Public Market. Look for the Yellow banners. You can pick up brochures and maps for the other artists that are opening their… Continue reading SierraArts OpenStudios Show
Hi Everyone,I recently changed websites companies. As a result, many of you ( my subscribers) didn’t get my last two blogs. I have linked them here and here if you are interested. Last week, my art reception with Kathryn Dudley, Nancy Ryan and, Denise Omaya Miller took place at the Sierra Arts Foundation. It was… Continue reading Latest Textile Art News
The smoke from these horrible fires is waning. And our last days of Summer are dwindling into Autumn. It is always a bitter-sweet time for me because I love Summer. I love moving into Fall and the colors of the season. I love taking hikes and taking photos of the trees. And making Pumpkin Coffee… Continue reading Happy Almost Fall
One of the best things about living in Nevada is the Skies and cloud formations. I once heard that in Reno we have 99 out of 100 different possible cloud formations.
So this blog is long overdue. My apologies. So much has happened in the past 3 months. I will certainly elaborate on that at the end of my blog. In the meantime let me talk about how I started working in art quilting.
Follow the link to read Fabric Collage and Thread Painting – Part Two
In this blog, I would like to go deeper into my creative process. This will be a 2-part blog. The first part will be on fabric collage, how I think in terms of collage, some of the history behind it and why I use it and what I love about it. The second part will… Continue reading Fabric Collage and Thread Painting – Part One
Art Blog by Holly Happy New Year to you. The emotional ride of 2020 has left us all looking forward to 2021. Looking back on 2020, I wanted to share some of the positive aspects of 2020. As an emerging artist of 5 years, I also would like to share my textile art process and… Continue reading Bring on 2021!