Indigenous Intensive Art Residency begins tomorrow at UBC in Okanagan. I’m one of the participating artists.
Designing and creating a memory quilt. Follow me on Youtube @artbycarola | Indtagram @fiberartbycarola
My quilting journey for healing begins at Flyway Farm & Forest in Spillimacheen, BC
Using fabric from my indigo dyed cloth stash, along with my clothes that were rescued from my eviction, I’m creating new quilt designs about The Blues of “Winter In America.”
Types of fabric to dye for quilting.
Motivational Sunday This is the first blog in my Sunday series about life lessons I’m learning through quilting. My insights started at a young age when I was sitting under the quilt frame in Yat’s front room on Daniel Hill. The Daniel Hill Community Quilt Frame lived with my Yat (Mattie Burnette Randolph) on SpruceContinue reading “Life Lessons Learned Through Quilting”
Fabric description and requirements for Otahpiaaki Community Show Quilt.
Preparing fabric to dye for Sacred Circles Community Healing Quilt.
My analysis of the process is to think music. Listen to the electric Blues guitar of Jimi Hendricks perform Hear My Train A Comin’. (Web Link) Problems to Solve. Fabric puckers. Because we are cutting against the grain and bias of the fabric, puckering happens. Be flexible and open to trying experimental solutions. Make itContinue reading “My Reflections On The Process of Improvisational Quilting”