I have described how to make a simple flower cane here. Here is a video of the process, including making beads. This bangle was worn by one of the actors in Jane Cafarella’s play about surrogacy – “e-baby” which was performed at Chapel off Chapel (Melbourne, Australia) in March 2015.
Sarah Ranken (wearing the bangle) and Carolyn Bock in “e-baby””
Beads made from the color blends I brought home from Lindly’s class
I did two workshops at CFCF 2012 with Lindly Haunani. As is often the case, the biggest lesson for me had nothing to do with the actual workshop projects.
I spend lots of time developing a color theme, and then producing most of my work using that theme. I love “Color Inspirations” by Lindly and Maggie Maggio, and I used some of the steps in the book to create the color theme I usually use. So, walking into Lindly’s classes and being presented with 5 blocks of (donated) Premo filled me with anxiety. Black, white and 3 stark prime colors – something like this and no time to mix better ones. There was only one thing to do – Continue reading →