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Shedding Skin

Shedding Skin

"It is a piece all about growth and change and leaving things behind but still carrying who we once were with us as we move on ..."
Q: what's BLACK scrunchy, translucent, and makes you feel magical?

Q: what's BLACK scrunchy, translucent, and makes you feel magical?

  A: Slip dresses. Scrunchy. Sculptural. Graceful. Ethereal, lightweight, made from remarkably sturdy (and washable!) silk. In deep matte black....
tranquility and shit

tranquility and shit

You know it's been a good week when you've been in more than one decaying factory. And then you hit paydirt: tranquility and shit.
I've been feeling a compulsion to TACK EVERYTHING DOWN WITH THREAD

I've been feeling a compulsion to TACK EVERYTHING DOWN WITH THREAD

Here's what I've just made for you: sculptural refined pieces in black. I've been feeling a compulsion to TACK EVERYTHING DOWN WITH THREAD — a ...
Q: what's scrunchy, translucent, and makes you feel magical?

Q: what's scrunchy, translucent, and makes you feel magical?

    A: Slip dresses. Scrunchy. Sculptural. Graceful. Ethereal, lightweight, but remarkably sturdy (and washable!) silk. In gray and muted plum....
artifacting: the creation of artifacts.

artifacting: the creation of artifacts.

I remain interested in the creation of artifacts. We are drawn to objects with provenance, with history, drawn to things that show use, wear and ...
Crucial studio tools:

Crucial studio tools:

"I live a little bit on the seat of my pants, I try to be alert and available ...
the loneliness of the hard-working dung beetle

the loneliness of the hard-working dung beetle

I like dung beetles. And I mean really like – a dung beetle pushing a ball of dung is on my short list for tattoo number three. (If that seems gross to you just refer to it as a scarab – oh yes, it's suddenly so noble!) They are a nice shape. They represent intense transformation. They seem sincere and comical at the same time, and I relate to that. And then there's the whole without them we would be drowning in poop factor.
Ye Olden Blogge

Ye Olden Blogge

It didn't start here. Oh heavens no! I've been making clothes for over a decade. WUT. I know. My old Secret Lentil blog started in 2007... I've br...