Monthly Archives: September 2013


My mother gave me her dress dummy.  Problem: it was size 10.  NOT me. I wound it with layers of batting from my scrap bin.  Every layer stitched for stability.   Then I covered it with black cotton interlock fabric … Continue reading

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Notan notes

My fellow MELD member Liz alerted me to the idea of Notan exercises and their value in learning more about composition.  Then another MELD member, Julie,  gave us all a pad of black art paper.  There were no more excuses … Continue reading

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