A very detailed quilt.

After a beautiful day yesterday when we thought spring had finally arrived, the skies opened up with a vengeance and its been raining and storming ever since. We had 30000 lightening strikes in the state last night. I was admiring the white blossom on the trees yesterday, it appeared so quickly and today it looked…

A day off helps.

I had a day off today. Its good in a way, I can stand back and take a fresh look at what needs to be done before traveling The problem is each day this week I've been asked to do extra things that take a lot of time and I have to do them all…

Life on the road.

Life on the road is frustrating at times. via pamhollanddesigns.typepad.com

travel and design

Whenever I travel I get to see amazing images. This funny drawing is taken from images of a number of Donkeys in the town of Carizzozo New Mexico. Yes, they will feature in a new class. So when I see images like this, I think color, think design, think texture and capture…

Finishing the Wolf Quilt.

Sunday, its been a tradition that I do the ironing  early in the morning and I listen to a program called 'Australia all over'. I guess you could call it an institution.   Over the years I grew to like the show’s gentle rhythm and I felt I was keeping in touch with the roots of…

Pam Holland Designs and Productions:

Pots, pots and more pots… I have been photographing  and drawing them for years…. now they have a purpose….!! via pamhollanddesigns.typepad.com This is an older post… but I thought you might like to see it.

A day in the studio

I tried so hard to have an entire day in the studio today… I started at 4.00 am, but I kept getting distracted and whipping off to do other things. I had to make a Harry Potter tie for Tilly…for book week tomorrow. She is going as a cross between Harry Potter and Hermione. The…

Working on the Bayeux,

There are times when I'm unable to work on my major Project, "The Bayeux Tapestry to Quilt" (to be honest, lots of time) But I have a lot of extra curricular work with this project so I can take work with me on the road. I have reference books on my Ipad and I've just…

New books,

There are times when I’m unable to work on my major Project, “The Bayeux Tapestry to Quilt” (to be honest, lots of time)But I have a lot of extra curricular work with this project so I can take work with me on the road.I have reference books on my Ipad and I’ve just taken delivery…