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'I could not, at any age, be content to take my place by the fireside and simply look on. Life was meant to be lived. Curiosity must be kept alive. One must never, for whatever reason, turn his back on life." Eleanor Roosevelt

I searched for a quote to try and sum up my activities of late and this was the best I could come up with. My life has been quite full lately and my curiosity for learning new things and new techniques never seems to slow down. If anything I probably try to cram too many things in at once. I've been busy as a beaver in my studio at home as well as at the pottery studio for the past month or so.
I joined the North Suburban Needle Arts Guild back in September and have taken TWO workshops which has really jump-started my desire to play around with fabrics and threads. By joining, it allowed me to submit some fiber art for the upcoming Fine Art of Fiber at the Chicago Botanic Gardens this weekend. I am thrilled to be a part of this show. I have never exhibited in a fiber show before so this is a major event for me!
I had mentioned in previous posts that I would start to show some items that I've been working on and I PROMISE I will. BUT, first I want to post the items that will b…