Appalachian Shibori

Appalachian Shibori

Posted by on Mar 20, 2020 in Uncategorized | 6 Comments

On January 6th, at 6:30 AM, in the freezing, pitch dark, I found my senior-citizen self on Route 22, driving up Cresson Mountain. My destination was Nanty Glo, a small town, whose name comes from a Welsh phrase meaning “The Ravine of Coal.” The reason for this trip was a SAMA art residency with art […]

Inspired by Sunshine

Inspired by Sunshine

Posted by on Jul 30, 2019 in Uncategorized | 4 Comments

One of the things I enjoy about being a ‘Teaching Artist’ for the Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art is the variety of people I get to meet and work with. Every residency is a unique and rewarding experience. Last summer my SAMA liaison, Jess Campbell, and I met with other board members of the Carrolltown […]