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Tote bags!

on May 9, 2013 - 4:03pm

Going to see my sister this morning to consult on Creatures of the Wild tote bags that she is making from my fabric. Here we are about 60 years ago in Sunflower Village (used to be on Ft.. Richardson...when it was Ft. Richardson, before JBER!

Zoo display, my designs on tempered glass!

on May 8, 2013 - 5:46pm

At the Alaska Zoo yesterday to take pictures for new Creatures of the Wild art - stopped in the gift shop and saw these fabulous displays of my art on McGowan Tempered Glass kitchen products.  A big thank you to Terri Storter for making this contact!

Dina's Cozy Cabin Quilts!

on May 4, 2013 - 2:24pm

We were coming from Pizza Man in Eagle River and I glimpsed Dina's Cozy Cabin Quilt shop just around the corner, so we stopped in to say hello.

Scheduling talks about fabric designs this summer.

on May 1, 2013 - 9:59pm

This is my "Multi" Coordinating fabric - I recently received a royalty check for a substantial amount of this design - Yippee!

There's still so much mystery to me, so much to learn about fabric design and licensing.

Working on Powerpoint for fabric store talks

on April 30, 2013 - 3:34pm

Working on my Powerpoint presentation that will go along with the one-hour talks I'll be giving at fabric stores this summer. My journey from watercolor to fabric has been interesting!

Tote made by my sister!

on April 27, 2013 - 10:19pm

My sister, Rosalind, made me this nifty tote bag out of my Creatures of the Wild fabric! She's making me 5 more, one for each of the animal squares on the panel: otter, polar bear, moose, & puffin. We will each carry one on the upcoming Inside Passage cruise!

The return trip from Vancouver...

on April 24, 2013 - 2:08am

Dates coming back, for quilt shops wanting to book my appearance with Powerpoint - Watercolor to Fabric:

June 7 - leave Vancouver 4:30 PM

June 9 - Ketchikan 8 am - noon

June 11 - Juneau 8 am - 3 pm

June 12 - Skagway, 8 am - noon

Hope to see you!

The power of Facebook

on April 24, 2013 - 1:52am

It's pretty well established - the power of Facebook to get the word out is unbelievable.  I'm hearing from quilters, quiilt shops, and others regarding my new fabric and the coordinating pieces.

Rebekah, the Web Goddess!

on April 22, 2013 - 6:11pm

Rebekah, the keenly creative lady who makes my website, has outdone herself this time! She has added so many great details and options to my site. Rebekah, I very much appreciate all your hard work and steadfast support!

~ Teresa

Adding Tutorials

on April 20, 2013 - 4:51pm


Just added these two tutorial guides - one for beginners (Seahorse) and one more advanced (Bridge at Sunset).  Bridge at Sunset is in a different format than the rest of the tuturials; it's a series of pictures I took while painting this 22 x 30 piece, which I made into a little movie and posted