Meet Me in Chattanooga

On Wednesday (April 19), Richard and I head to Chattanooga for  the 4 Bridges Arts Festival 2017We will be at the Tennessee Pavilion Saturday, April 22, 10am-6pm. Sunday, April 23, 10am-5pm. Continue reading “Meet Me in Chattanooga”


Having Fun with Paper Embroidery

As you’ve probably figured out, I’m always looking to learn new skills. Recently, I had a chance to take an embroidery class. Continue reading “Having Fun with Paper Embroidery”

Ceramics and My Tyvek Origami Cranes

Combining ceramics and origami to make beautiful outdoor art.

I am always looking for new materials to incorporate into my art. I was delighted to find I could use Tyvek for origami and incorporate it into outdoor art. My weather-resistant origami crane chains are a big hit at art shows, especially in the spring when people are beginning to spruce up their outdoor living areas.

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Soup is Love Kick Off

Soup is Love project kick off was a success!

We had a wonderful turn out for the kick off of our year-long Soup is Love project, where we are making bowls for a fundraiser for homeless charities to be held in March 2018. Throughout the two-day event, more than 20 people dropped by and made 45 bowls in many shapes and sizes.  Continue reading “Soup is Love Kick Off”

Opening Doors for Women & Creativity at Little Bird de Papel

Come join Deb & Vicki for a ceramic “make and take” event

WHEN: Saturday, March 11 and Sunday, March 12, 10a – 4p
WHERE: 1222 Mountain Rd, NW; Albuquerque, NM
CONTACT:  505.710.7524  or

Join Vicki Bolen and Deb Weaver in a ceramics “make and take” event. Continue reading “Opening Doors for Women & Creativity at Little Bird de Papel”

Molte Grazie

Thank you greetings from Italy!

Last week, I received an order for six custom origami crane earrings from a customer in Italy. She wanted her earrings made with gold instead of silver findings, and I happily obliged her. Continue reading “Molte Grazie”