Hi Everyone! A big welcome to all the new readers!
This week is going to be short and sweet. I’ve been busy in the studio, how about you? Have you found any time to be creative?
Here’s the BIG news I hinted at last week……
I have an article about my 3-D textile paintings coming out in the Dec/Jan edition of Quilting Arts! Don’t know why it has taken me so long to do this, but this year I made it one of my goals. I’m hoping it will be the first of many.
For those of you who don’t know what a 3-D textile painting look like here’s a picture of Fire & Water, copyright 2014, Roxane Lessa:
Detail, copyright 2014, Roxane Lessa
Detailed instructions will be in the article on how to make your own.
There’s actually even more BIG news coming, but I don’t want to give it all away yet….
I would love to know what’s happening in your world. Drop me a line in the comment section so we can stay in touch!
As always, a big thanks for reading!
If you have been meaning to, don’t forget to sign up for the
Master Art Quilters Guild
Early bird price ends this week, Aug. 15th
For details read below ↓
TWO WAYS FOR YOU TO EXPRESS YOURSELF WITH YOUR QUILTING!
The Private Coaching Program for art quilters who are serious about their art making (see below). But also, I’m adding the Master Art Quilters Guild, the new group coaching program, for those of you who like to work with others. This is starting Sept. 2. You may have seen the emails about it last week, but in case you didn’t, just click HERE for more info.
That’s it from me, hope you have a wonderful, creative week!
I want you to make the most amazing, original art quilts that you can. That is why I am now accepting private students who are serious about their creative expression in the world of art quilting. Take advantage of my 15+ years as a textile artist, and speed up your learning curve. To work with me privately, please set up your initial, no obligation, free Get Creative Call here: Schedule Appointment You can find out more by clicking on the Testimonials and Private Coaching tabs to the right in the sidebar or at the menu at the top. Did You Know? That I am on Pinterest? Did you know that there are many amazing art quilts and traditional quilts being pinned every day, just waiting for you to look at? Never before has so much inspiration been in one place. It’s like having an art museum in your hands. If you haven’t checked it out, there are many, many types of things being pinned. It’s super easy to get started. You can take a look at my pins, which are organized on different “boards” HERE. Once you are on that page, you can click on the Get Started Button to make your own page on Pinterest. Then start pinning! I can spend a lot of time on Pinterest, because it’s all visual. And I have a feeling, you will too! CUSTOM COMMISSIONS And don’t forget, I make custom commissions too! Read what my client Glenda had to say about her custom commission experience: “Normally, I would be anxious about commissioning someone to do a work of art such as this. However, I felt a connection to you when Leigh showed me your work. It resonated with me and when I met you, you seemed almost a personification of your work. I immediately felt comfortable with you and knew that what you would create would be stunning. And it is!” About Roxane Roxane is a full time studio textile artist and teacher with two girls and 1 fat cat. She is a 2012 Niche Award Winner and exhibits her work all over the world. Her work is in several private collections and loves doing custom commissions. For more info go to http://roxanelessa.com. If you and a small group of folks want a more private instruction experience, call me. We can work out a studio workshop in my studio. Just drop me an email: firstname.lastname@example.org Permission to duplicate: You certainly can use this blog, just be sure to credit me and include this link, Roxane Lessa. Hey, if you like this blog, please hit the FB or Twitter icon in the top right sidebar and share with others! That’s why they are there…..:)