My Artsy Side

Writing is my primary craft but I enjoy dabbling in other arts as well. I enjoy mixed media art using crochet, collage art and scrapbooking.

Crochet Art Examples

I enjoy creating crochet artwork and have participated in several group projects:

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I contributed to the Put a Ring On It collaborative crochet art project by Yarnbombing LA

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Contributed Granny Squares to CAFAM: Granny Squared at Los Angeles Craft and Folk Art Museum

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Submission for Papergirl SF 2012; I submitted both 3D crochet art and photographic manipulations of images of those 3D pieces – this is the latter.

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Contribution to 2011 Something in the Water eco-art project

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Hyperbolic crochet art sculpture

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Freeform crochet art collage

Art House Co-Op Projects

I’ve participated in a couple of the art projects by Art House Co-Op.

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The Sketchbook Project 2011

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AMLP: Photomobile 2012

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Encyclopedia of Work Spaces 2013

And Other Art Projects

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I have an ongoing series that I’ve been working on for several years called My Dangerous Life

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I frequently work on collage pieces, which I sometimes post on my personal blog Diary of a Smart Chick

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Every year I do a gingerbread house making party at my place for Christmas and try to create something original. What I made here is a two-unit live-work space with living roofs, a community garden and a heart-shaped meditation pond surrounded by meditating gummy bears.

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