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Feeling Autumnal

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Feeling Autumnal

This is my favourite time of the year. Mostly for the colours. All those gorgeous hues of rich reds and burnt orange. I love that the California sun has lost some of its ferocity and there's, fingers crossed, rain on the horizon. I can't stop smiling as we drive past fields of pumpkins near Half Moon Bay, and the front porches in my neighbourhood are a feast for the eyes, a harvest festival of gourds of all shapes and sizes.   My own front porch complete with orange lovelies. And my gorgeous wine cork wreath:-)   Our dining room is the perfect colour...

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FabMo Fabric Art Boutique is this weekend!

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FabMo Fabric Art Boutique is this weekend!

It's that time of year again. My studio is buzzing and I don't think I've ever been as messy, but I'd like to think it's organized chaos. I'm frantically preparing for the Boutique this weekend where I'll be exhibiting alongside about 50 other artists. All of our exhibits have been made from FabMo materials—textiles, wallpapers, ceramic and glass tiles...  Fabulous, hand-crafted, unique, repurposed creations! Tactile wool and silk and perfect for fall and winter. More lovely autumnal colours. Perfect for the holiday party. A totally unique market tote! A one-of-a-kind, gorgeous addition to your favourite pair of jeans.   If you'd like to come...

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