Tuesday, October 23, 2012
West Bay Open Studios Tour
It was really fun to show people my looms and explain how tapestries are made. My visitors were a really interesting bunch and I had some wonderful conversations.
I spent 2 weeks cleaning the studio, framing and hanging tapestries, putting price tags up, putting away other stuff.
I had about 50 tapestries on display! The smallest is about 2 x 1" and the largest is 34 x 72." Even the piano was put into service with tapestries on top and on the music stand. I love my 2 new mini-easels on the left, I got them at Michaels for $8.99 each.
People were very interested in the Tapestry Diaries, and the current one was a really good tapestry for demonstrating, since it's pretty simple. This is the month of October.
Now I have a nice clean studio to work in, now that's inspiring!
It's an honor to be part of this group of artists. Check out our website, it's really impressive.