The links section of a site is always an exciting place to visit. Aren't we
all always searching for something new and different? Here are my
favorite sites from my old website. They include other artists' web sites, sites that still
inspire me and encourage my creativity, as well as sources I have used. Check back often as I will be adding many new websites and blogs frequently as I bring the list up to date.
- Inkjet Transfer Site
Instructions and discussion group for inkjet transfer techniques
- Daily Poetics
One of the first blogs I ever read. Still my favorite
- Gyyphon's Feather Studio
- Juju Loves Poka Dots
Based in the UK, knitter and talented soul
- Pomegranates & Paper
Loretta Marvel's blog. Perhaps you have enjoyed her art & writing in Cloth Paper Scissors?
- Posy gets Cozy
Talented Portland based designer, author and stitcher
- Tongue in Cheek
Corey Amaro's photographs and wise words - don't miss!
- Whiffs, Glimmers & Left-Oeuvres
Quilter Deb Lactiva's blog
Fine paper, ribbon & buttons
- Anima Designs
Kim Nicken's fantastic line of rubber stamps and so much more!
- Artchix Studio
The creators of Artitude zine's new line of rubber stamp images
- Artemis Exquisite Embellishments
Beautiful dyed, bias cut silk ribbons and more
Hand-dyed Fabric and Pearle Cotton - I rarely buy from anyone else
Sisters Allison & Tracy Stilwell are craft designers, teacher and artists who share creativity ideas, sell stuff and MORE!
- Artistic Artifacts
Judy Gula's eclectic collection of mixed media necessities - check out her fiber kits.
- Big Horn Quilts
Large line of commercial fabrics. My order comes so fast, it's almost like shopping in person
- Dharma Trading Company
The source for dyes, fabric and clothing blanks
- Dick Blick Art Supplies
Good on-line source for supplies
- Divas D'Este
De-lightful, De Crow and daughter Dawn's website for wonderful collage sheets and image CDs and more
- Dollmakers Journey
Wonderful site for dollmaking supplies & patterns.
- E-Quilter Fabric
Another of my favorite fabric sources with a large line of commercial fabrics and fast service
- Fiber on a Whim
Jan Girod's new website & store in Atlanta
- Flights of Fancy Boutique
A fabulous source for vintage buttons, trims, embellishments, etc. that I use in my work
- Free Images
Copyright free images to use in your art
- Impress Me Artistic Rubber Stamps
Sherrill Kahn's line of wonderful rubber stamps
- More Free Images!!!
Stock.Xchng is a friendly community of photography addicts who generously offer their works to the public free of charge.
- Precision Blue
Their product, PYM II (for Preserve Your Memories) is the BEST sealer I have found for artwork and any inkjet printed image, including transfers. You won't be sorry!
- The Sampler
A great place to get Kaffe Fassett fabric, even in 1/4 yd cuts
- The Thread Studio
Wonderful Australian source for fiberart supplies and TAP!
- Treenway Silks
The source for silk fibers for felting and silk paper making.
- Volcano Book Arts
Christine Cox's wonderful source for everything a book (and mixed media) artist needs
- Akira Blount
One of the country's premier cloth doll artists
- Alma Stoller
Wonderful fabric artist with a Fabric Arts Zine
- Angela Cartwright
Child actress (Sound of Music/Make Room for Daddy) now amazing artist!
- Ann Hesse
Talented artist and dollmaker
- Autumn Hathaway
Talented mixed-media artist.
- Brian Andreas - Storypeople
If you are not familiar with Brian's work you MUST visit. Whimsical stories, imaginative art and now, animated greeting cards
- Burnt Offerings
Linda & Opie O'Brien. Mixed Media Artists with extensive offerings
- Cajun Blues Studio
Quilt Artist Barbara Randall's site
- Catherine Moore
Mixed Media & Assemblage
- Cathy Rose
Wonderful, evocative mixed media work, a visual treat
- Cindy Couling
Mixed media artist, designer, illustrator
- Claire Fenton
Wonderful mixed media artist with fresh ideas
- Claudine Hellmuth - Collage Artist
Custom artwork, STUDIO line of paints, creative collage, books and whimsy.
- Dale Devereux Copeland
New Zealand Assemblage artist
- Darcy Falk
Simply gorgeous stitch textile collages and insightful writing
- Darlene McElroy
Talented mixed media and assemblage artist
- David Walker
Quilt Artist and Teacher - David has one of the most inspiring sites on the web. Comprehensive list of links.
- Deana Hartman - Chameleon Quilt Studio
Deana has a wonderful site where she shows us her quilts and shares her process.
- Debbie Overton
New site of a talented collage artist
- Desiree Vaughn
Quilt artist. She also sells her gorgeous hand-dyed fabrics
- Diane Fenster
Digital collage artist
- DJ Pettitt
Great new site for a wonderfully talented artist. Check out her Liquid Polymer transfer kits!
- Elizabeth Frank
Wood and mixed media sculpture
- Elizabeth McGrath
AMAZING mixed-media sculpture.
- Gillian Allen's Art-E-Zine
Wonderful Site with many, many wonderful artists and photos as well as how-to info.
- Gloria Hansen
Award winning Quilter, Writer and Artist. A wonderful site full of information. I used Gloria's book "Digital Essentials" to guide me through everything photo. (PS - She also designed this website)
- Greg Spalenka
Amazing digital art
- Gwen Gibson
Gwen is a talented polymer clay artist who has had a strong influence on my work
- Hope Wallace
See Hope's art and click on links to her Paper Relics shop and blog
- Ingrid Dijkers
Art doll and mixed media artist
- Jacqueline Schneider
Unique kits for creating your own Christmas tablecloth.
- James Michael Starr
Master of Assemblage and found-object sculpture
- Jane Dunnewold
Surface design master - Informative and inspirational site by the author of Complex Cloth
- Jeanne Elmer
Talented artist teaches journalling to her 7th & 8th grade students. Zine, artwork, shopping, oh my!
- Jennifer Murphy
The BEST bears going. Love her work.
- Jette Clover
Wonderful quilt artist. I just love her work
- Jill K. Jones
Jill's BrainWaves Art Studio.
- Joan Schulze
Quilt Artist - I find Joan's work most inspiring
- Judi Riesch
Another wonderfully talented collage and mixed media artist who I have the pleasure of knowing.
- Julie Booth
Wonderful one-of-a-kind art dolls by artist & teacher.
- K. Moss
Bead artist extraordinaire. Check out her collage art, too!
- Karen Michel
What a wonderful women, and she makes art too. Is there a better combination? Check out her new book, Green Guide for Artists.
- Karen Stiehl Osborne
Textile Artist with beautiful painted whole cloth creations
- Keith Lo Bue
Assemblage, mixed media, jeweler, inspiration....
- Kelly Moore
Kelly calls it Raw Art, I call it wonderful. A new painting online every Monday.
- Kim Ritter
- Larkin Van Horn
Amazing Quilter and Bead Artist
- Laura Cater-Woods
Award Winning Quilt Artist and creativity coach.
- Laurie Doctor
Calligrapher and collage artist whose work stirs my soul
- Lena Bartula
Evocative paintings. Check out her Bound by Books project.
- Linda Soberman
Primarily photographic art - words cannot describe.
- LK Ludwig
LK's an inspirational photographer, author and multi-media artist.
- Lori Glessner
Encaustic and works on paper
- Lynne Oakes
Artist, Art Teacher, Friend.
- Lynne Perrella
Artist, author, friend and collaboration queen
- Maggie Taylor
Another AMAZING digital artist! Do you watch Ghost Whisperer? See her work in the opeing credits.
- Marilyn Scott-Waters
The Toymaker - Folding paper toys (free!!!) and beautiful illustrations
- Marlene Miller
MillerClay Designs, figurative ceramic sculpture, an ACC show find
- Mary Fisher
Amazing woman, artist, AIDS activist, dear friend and more
- Mary Garvey
Shimmerbelle Designs is home to Mary's beautiful paintings. You can buy greeting cards too!
- Mavis Leahy
Her website, TURKEY RED showcases Mavis's use of vintage textiles to create her beautiful work
- Michael DeMeng
Amazing assemblage artist. He turns everyday objects into ART!
- Michelle Ward
Multi-talented mixed media and collage artist whose work I have long admired.
- Misty Mawn
Wonderfully talented painter and instructor
- Nina Bagley
Jeweler and online journaller extrordinaire, friend and inspiration.
- Oiseaux Sisters
WOW, such talent. I just love these multi-media artists. Took a class with them too.
- Rayna Gillman
Quilt artist, teacher, author.
- Renee Stout
Fantastic DC mixed media artist whose work I have followed for years.
- Rhonda Roebuck
Talented collage artist. You'll love her work.
- Rice Freeman-Zachery
Rice is a wonderful mixed-media artist, writer, author. She can do almost anything!
- Robbi Joy Eklow
Award winning Quilt Artist and entertaining teacher
- Rose Rushbrooke
Gorgeous fractal art quilts! Wow
- Sabrina Ward Harrison
Author of Spilling Open and more...Beautiful site - MUST SEE!.
- Sandy Donabed
More than Quilts Artist
- Sarah Fishburn
Sara's beautiful collage art
- Sas Colby
Mixed Media Artist, friend and inspirational teacher. It's just nice being in her space.
- Shelly Thornton
- Sheri Gaynor
Talented author, digital illustration artist and creativity coach
- Sue McFadden
Doll artist and good friend!
- Susan Hensel
Artist's Books and Narrative Sculpture
- Susan Lenart Kazmer
Talented jewelry artist, teacher and friend
- Susan Tuttle
Ilka's Attic is this mixed media artist website.
- Sylvia Luna
Wonderful, inspiring Silver Moon Studio site that showcases Sylvia's talent. PS. She loves Steve.
- Tara Ross
Visit her blog to see her whimsical paintings
- Teesha Moore
Creator of Artfest, The Studio zine, Rubber Stamps and a font of inspiration and talent.
- Thomas & Jane Wynn
Mixed Media Artists. Exciting cutting edge work.
- Tracy Porter
An artist who followed her dreams. Lots of ideas, inspiration and you can even shop here!
- Turtle Moon Studios
Home to artists Susan Shie and James Acord. Susan (aka Lucky) is a quilt artist and teacher with a fantastic site. Check out her Journal, Gallery and Stuff To Buy.
- Twisted Vintage Studio
Where Claudia Congleton turns collage upside down and inside out.
- Virginia Spiegel
Fiber artist with wonderful newsletter you should subscribe to!
- Wendy Cook
Great site from this mixed media artist.
- Wendy Richardson
Beautiful over-dyed vintage textiles and fabrics. Wendy is truly an artist with color.
- Zwack Art
Quilt Artist with some great ideas
- Art & Soul
Annually in Portland, OR in October and Hampton, VA in May. And in 2010, a CRUISE!
- Art Unraveled
Wonderful Phoenix conference, annually in August
- Artfest & Artfiberfest
Fantastic conference by Teesha & Tracy Moore.
- Hudson River Valley Art Workshops
Wonderful quiet retreat in the Berkshires. Offers fiber and fine art workshops. (I'll be back there in 2008)
- International Quilt Festiival
I always teach here! Houston Land of quilting, November.
- Quilt Surface Design Symposium
I haven't yet been able to make it to this conference but it is on the top of my list. Fantastic instructors, innovative classes
- Artella Words & Art
Cool website full of art & inspiration.
- Artitude Zine
Fantastic new zine by artists Helga Strauss and Suzanne Simanaitis… and the website is equally as delicious
- Cloth Paper Scissors
The BEST mixed media magazine. I'm biased of course because I'm a contributing editor.
- Copyright for Collage Artists
A great site to clear up any questions you may have
- Hearts Art Radio
Internet Radio at its finest. Listen to my interview, as well as many of your favorite artists. Check Archives for past interviews
- How Much Joy Can You Stand
Suzanne Falter-Barns book by the same name inspires me to follow my dreams and goals
- Lara Berch Tutorials
Free art technique tutorials
- Living Serendipitously
Madeline Kay's wonderful book
- Quilt National
International Exhibit of Innovative Art Quilts
- Quilting Arts Magazine
Premier magazine for art quilters and fabric artists. Be sure to visit the Shoppe!
- Somerset Studio Magazine
A must for collage artists
- Surface Design Association
Wonderful quarterly magazine and annual conference with exciting classes
- Tera's Wish
A wonderful and inspirational creativity site. Don't pass this one by.
- The Color Experience
Cool website about color
- The Copyright Website
Current answers to copyright questions
- The Professional Quilter
A Magazine for the professional
- The Quilter Magazine
Extensive website of popular magazine for quilt lovers