FINE HAND PAINTED PILLOWS, STUDIO-DIRECT TO YOUR HOME. Welcome to my little shop! I paint on fabric and then stitch the fabric into indoor/outdoor pillows. I also love to create coastal Christmas stockings and tree skirts. All materials sourced and each item handcrafted in the USA. Born and raised near Portland, Oregon, my background is in commercial interior design and soft crafts for national publications. Living on a small island in Washington State, the beach lifestyle involves catching, euthanizing, cooking and eating Dungeness crabs, just like I did in my early days on the Oregon coast. Despite my nickname, I'm actually alarmingly cheerful; even given to frequent fits of unbridled enthusiasm. I love rendering nature's images in fabric, paint, photography, flotsam, pulp, enamel, line art, verse, and a few media I haven't tried yet. In my spare time I love to play with very young people, walk on the beach, and serve as a...
- Joined February 13, 2009