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ARTIST STATEMENT


​I have a hard time considering myself as an artist but my creations are an expression of the passion the Lord has placed in my heart for Praise.  I always start by turning the time over to Abba and asking for His special touch. Music that glorifies the Father is a must.  He knows where each piece will go ultimately and it is such a joy to see the expression on individuals' faces when their fabric first speaks to them.


I really began creating flags for my own use in worship but when other people saw them, they encouraged me to make more for them as well, and so I began to sell my fabric creations.  Any profit I make is used to help with my mission trip expenses when I travel with my church.


I started experimenting with fabrics and quickly settled on silk.  Now I work exclusively with both 5 mm and lush 8 mm haboti silk for flags, veils and billows.  I use Jacquard silk colors.


I cleared an area in my garage to work as my studio.  It is large enough to lay down a sheet of plywood for my work area and I made a couple of 2X4 frames for stretching the fabric.  I made a steamer out of a stove pipe from instructions I found on the Internet.  I am self-taught and have never had any formal training or experience with dying fabrics.  I have only been at it for a few years so I am still learning by trial and error.  I am always on the lookout for new ideas and techniques to try. 


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