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Jill Byers
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Butterflies or Moths?
Spoonflower has an upcoming contest themed "Butterfly Coordinates".  They want 4 coordinating designs that will be sold as 4 fat quarters on one yard of fabric.  The 4 designs are supposed to be inspired by butterflies. I created these winged insects with i...

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One step at a time
My first experience with running was in High School.  I joined the track team in the spring of my freshman year 1985. There was no "try out", they took everyone.  My first year,  the coach had no idea what to do with me.  Eventually, my event became the mil...

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Amethyst Paintings
Hello and Happy Summer! My amethyst paintings are now available as single prints on a white background!  I think they look great as a group.  They are now available in my Society6 shop.

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Society6 - Free Shipiping!
Society6 is currently offering FREE WORLDWIDE SHIPPING! *The offer excludes framed art prints, stretched canvases, wall clocks and rugs. Also, the offer ends June 7, 2015 at midnight pacific time. Use this link:  http://society6.com/jillbyers?promo=J6GFP7YB...

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May MATS Bootcamp
Our assignment for May was to create plates with dark crustaceans on a patterned background.  Recently, I was at my favortie garden shop and I took some photos of these caladium leaves.  The color and patterns were beautiful and I thought that they would be...

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Pickles!
My daughter only has 14 more days of school!  Where did the time go?  I feel like it's crunch time.  I know that I get very little artwork done in the summertime so the last few months of school feel like a race.   I am determined to finish the May, MATS Bo...

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Lotus
There are some lotus that grow nearby and when they are in bloom people come from near and far to photograph and paint them.  They are so beautiful!  The large flowers bloom high above the water supported on strong but somewhat thin stems.  After the flower...

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Honey Bees
Here is my latest design for Spoonflower.  The contest theme is "Bees". I love to garden and one of my favorite perennial flowers is russian sage.  The honey bees love it!  The first thing that came to mind when I started to think about this design was my r...

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Spoonflower love
I love Spoonflower for so many reasons.  Let me count the ways... 1 - I love seeing my designs printed on fabric.  I'm not sure why fabric is more exciting to me than a print on paper but it is.  The fact that I can then take the fabric and sew something fr...

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Society6 Sale Week!
THE GET SORTED SALE HAS BEGUN... Monday, 3/9: Ends Saturday at Midnight   •  20% Off Throw Pillows   •  Starts at 12:00am PT     Tuesday, 3/10: Ends Saturday at Midnight   •  20% Off Tote Bags   •  Starts at 12:00am PT Wednesday, 3/11: Ends Saturday at Midn...
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