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A Kitschy Kitchen Shop is Closing!

A Kitschy Kitchen Shop is Closing!

A couple of people have asked me why I am closing my shop… Running a Kitschy Kitchen has been a tremendous boost to my confidence and has helped me immeasurably to figure out what it is I want to do with with the rest of my life! It has been both frustrating and rewarding. I … Continue reading

Red Shoes

Red Shoes

Just want to show off my Red Shoes… In process… not sure where they are going next?! Adapted from an image of vintage shoes for sale on etsy…

Kale plus Srircha = Yummy

Kale plus Srircha = Yummy

Yup I said it, Kale and Sriracha = Yummy… Two of my favourite things combined to make a delicious healthy (highly addictive) snack. This is what happens when I get a food craving while learning about design, pattern and illustrator…. silly little drawings and quirky ideas. I think I will keep this ‘idea’ a float and … Continue reading

Printed fabric obsession!

Printed fabric obsession!

What started off as an interest has turned into a full on obsession. Here is my first product in my new line of printed fabrics! I love this mid moderny motif and the aquamarine blue, so soothing and sophisticated to set a table with and enjoy your favourite week night dinner with! Everything about these … Continue reading

What I want to be when I grow up!

What I want to be when I grow up!

Have you ever had an Ah Ha moment, when it all becomes clear? When everything you have been doing falls into place and you know exactly what it is that you should be doing? I had one of those last week and finally figured out what I wan to be when I grow up…. Granted … Continue reading

I am at it again…. Fork Knife

I am at it again…. Fork Knife

What am I at again? Design-y stuff… I really am getting carried away and closer to my ultimate goal of designing my own fabric for use on my own aprons and cocktail dress designs… plus I am having fun along the way. Getting down with a Fork & a Knife. This is my latest project… … Continue reading

Do you Know about Freezer Paper Yet?

Do you Know about Freezer Paper Yet?

Do you know about Freezer Paper yet?  If you don’t you should, especially when it comes to projects* that need some stencilling…When I was in art school and wanted to do uniform text I would go down to my local art store  and buy a stencil. Nice, but they were never in the style/font I wanted … Continue reading

Obsessed with Fabric Obsessed with Food

Obsessed with Fabric Obsessed with Food

I love fabric and I love food, that I am sure is no secret by now. I am also trying to be more creative with it. I am doing more silk screening, and block printing to learn how I can make my own large scale  designs… But what do I do with the remnants that I am making? They … Continue reading