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Susan Lenz
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White Marble
(Above:  White Marble I . 8 1/2" x 10 3/4". $100. Digital image transferred to fabric, dense seed stitched background, trapunto (stuffing from the reverse), and epoxy.  Click on any image to enlarge.) I had just a small amount of my two-part, UV filtering e...
White Marble
White Marble
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Wooden Thread Spool Ornaments
(Above: Group 1) ORNAMENTS! This blog post includes 52 groups of wrapped-and-stitched vintage wooden thread spool holiday ornaments.  They are also posted on Facebook. Over the summer and fall, I made hundreds.  Dozens and dozens were sold at the recent Ph...
Wooden Thread Spool Ornaments
Wooden Thread Spool Ornaments
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Success at the Philadelphia Museum of Art Craft Show
 (Above:  Roadside Madonna , detail.  Click on any image to enlarge.) Last weekend was wonderful in too many ways to count. Booth 119 stayed very busy during the entire run of the 42nd annual Philadelphia Museum of Art Craft Show .  I couldn't have managed ...
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Ready for Philly!
 (Above:  Me with one really large fiber vessel filled with wooden thread spool Christmas ornaments.  Click on any image to enlarge.) Today was "hunter-gather and pack-the-van" day.  Steve and I hunted all over the house to find everything we will need for ...
Ready for Philly!
Ready for Philly!
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I Bought All the Wonder Under and Lunette XXXIV
 (Above:  Lunette XXXIV .  Framed:  22" x 28".  $495.  Click on any image to enlarge.) This is the last piece finished before going to the Philadelphia Museum of Art Craft Show next week.  My husband Steve and I will pack our cargo van on Monday afternoon, ...
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Three completely different, new works
(Above:  In Box CCCXXII . Inventory # 4369. Framed:  25 1/2" x 37 1/2". $675.  Click on any image to enlarge.) I haven't blogged since last Wednesday but I have been busy in my studio.  It is always a challenge to limit my palette.  Yet, I love all greens. ...
Three completely different, new works
Three completely different, new works
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Nuestra Señora and Two Peacock Feathers
 (Above: Nuestra Señora . Framed: 12" x 14 3/4". Image transfer on fabric with hand and free-motion embroidery plus trapunto (stuffing).  $150. Click on any image to enlarge.) After finishing Leaving the Pueblo , I needed another project on which to hand st...
Nuestra Señora and Two Peacock Feathers
Nuestra Señora and Two Peacock Feathers
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Leaving the Pueblo, an art quilt
(Above:  Leaving the Pueblo . 36" x 23". Image transfers on fabric, pieced, machine and hand stitched.  Click on any image to enlarge.) At the end of August, my husband Steve and I enjoyed a wonderful Western adventure to National Parks in Utah, Colorado, a...
Leaving the Pueblo, an art quilt
Leaving the Pueblo, an art quilt
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Lancet Windows CCXVII and CCXVIII
 (Above:  Lancet Window CCXVII . Framed: 31" x 11". Inventory # 4363. $395.) Over the weekend I finished two more pieces intended for the Philadelphia Museum of Art Craft Show .  I'm already at work on two Peacock Feathers, and I also finished an art quilt ...
Lancet Windows CCXVII and CCXVIII
Lancet Windows CCXVII and CCXVIII
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Focusing on New Work After an Art Reception
 (Above:  In Box CCCXXXI , detail. Click on any image to enlarge.) Time is flying by and the Philadelphia Museum of Art Craft Show will be here before I know it.  Because I delivered a dozen pieces to the Grovewood Gallery last Friday, I know that I've got ...
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