Dawn’s Projects Articles

Ahhh… Summer Vacation and Quilts!

Lovely quilt from the show in Sisters, OR Vacation was lovely. I hope all of you are able to take some time off to relax and recuperate.  We headed down to a cabin on the Metolius River in Camp Sherman OR. It was hot during the day, but cooled off nicely over night....

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On the needles…

While the summer heat begins to sizzle, we are trying to keep cool with light-weight knitting. I've recently put out an organic cotton lace scarf for sale in our hand-made section of the shop. Its made from Bio Sesia 5, an organic cotton yarn we carry--in lavender....

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Fashion Illustration I

Fashion Illustration I

Just finished up the Fashion Illustration I class at Portland Sewing (update: Now Portland Fashion Institute).  Its been decades since I did any figure drawing, but the proportions for figure drawing did  need to be overcome to fit into the fashion mind-set. (It's...

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