Here is anther peek at my new project launching this fall, Filbert & Maggie Handmade, and a chance to own one of the first sets of 2 hand-printed and hand-sewn Maggie May napkins! Just leave a comment below by August 4th at 8AM (EST) if you are interested in the goldenrod Maggie May-print napkins seen …
I’ve been working on some drafts for table linens! These napkins are made from 100% cotton fabric that I’ve either screen printed my own drawing on to, or printed using a hand-carved woodblock then finished on the sewing machine.
I did some test prints on cotton fabric that came out quite well! I now have 3 yards of hand-printed fabric to become table linens or packaged as fat quartets for other folks to create with. What would you make or like to see made with this fabric?
A new hand-drawn image for a screen print, inspired by produce fresh from my garden!
I was very excited to be commissioned to make some large abstract prints in a style reminiscent of my work in 2008-2009. Here are some test prints (proofs or artist proofs) I made working out the concept and design.
Irises and Tiles, 18″x 18″ acrylic on canvas, 2014 Available for sale. Contact Rachel for more info at email@example.com
My amazing cooperative artist studio has launched a Kickstarter fundraising campaigner to help us build out the facilities at our new building, including new and much needed dedicated space and equipment for screen-printing and etching! Check out the amazing video about Running With Scissors Artist Studios, and see awesome “thank you” gifts here: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1767218433/an-invitation-to-run-with-scissors
Here is my newest screenprint! It’s a two-color print, but at first glance you might not notice. The first layer of color is a barely-there glow of sunshine streaming though the windows and across the floor, made with some shimmering Golden-brand iridescent mixed with a touch of white acrylic and lots of transparent medium. On …
Getting ready for my next print in the studio, a print of a studio! Here I’m working on drawing my design on clear Mylar film. This will be used to expose my image onto my screen.
I was asked to do a line drawing of a doll for a book project. I’m very pleased with how it came out! I had not done a project like this in a while. It felt nice!