Chole’s amazing grandbabies!

When I was making sugar animals at Niko and Chole’s house week before last Chole’s grandkids were soooo pesky especially this boy whose name is escaping me at the moment… he cracked me up. Asuzena immediately got the idea of the iphone as a camera and wanted to take pictures. I kept having to grab […]


I have been painting hearts with wings to sell at the Sufi Seminar I am attending in Boulder on April 12… here are 2 of them drying on the line in the hot mexican sun here in San Miguel de Allende.

A suckling pig made of sugar

  I am back to Alfeniques folks!  the sugar animals that adorn the  day of the dead altars or “Ofrendas”.  Anette Hansen bought this suckling pig (she beat me to it! drats!) and took this photo.  I am trying to get my buddy Chole to make these. I think they would sell like hotcakes!   […]

Abstract Blocks 2012, a new quilt

  I pieced this quilt top last month from fabric freshly dyed here in San Migurl de Allende, Mexico (the crosses in turquoise and  rust, the funky triangles which are chemical resist, another really cool dye technique.) as well as fabric I brought from my studio in Madison Wi.  I have been thinking about the […]