2015 Fall Workshops

This fall, I’ll be back out on the fiber trail. Here’s where you can find me: Sauder Village Fiber Arts Fest Archbold, Ohio. September 24‒27 Now in its second year, the Fiber Arts Fest at Sauder Village in northwest Ohio has grown by leaps and bounds. This year, the living-history museum welcomes five instructors  with workshops… More 2015 Fall Workshops

Estonian Island Weekend with Nancy Bush and Kate Larson

When I visited Estonia several years ago, I fell head over heels in love with the embroidered textiles I saw in museums and private collections. Estonian embroidery can be found on woven fabrics like linen shirt collars and cuffs, fulled woolen coverlets, and aprons. Other examples adorn knitted pieces, such as mittens, gloves, and the button bands on fitted… More Estonian Island Weekend with Nancy Bush and Kate Larson

How to Make Dorset Buttons

Feb 20, 2014 webinar —            Register Online. I’m happy to announce my upcoming webinar: How to Make Dorset Buttons. Join me on February 20, 2014 at 1pm EST.   These special buttons have a fascinating history. For three hundred years, intricately patterned buttons were produced in Dorset, England. Most often,… More How to Make Dorset Buttons