My artistic journey started long before I discovered textiles. As a young child, I was the designated artist of the family, but took art more… Read More »My First Art Collaborator: My Grandpa Israel
This section contains all the blog posts that don’t fit into other categories.
Today I’m not writing about textiles or art, but rather about another topic that is important to me: trying to live a more sustainable life… Read More »Need a New Year’s Resolution? Cut Down on Plastic!
My father passed away in mid March, ripping a huge tear in the fabric of my life. My dad was a true Renaissance man, a… Read More »Farewell to My Dad, The Ultimate Upcycler
We’re a couple of days away from Black Friday, the biggest shopping frenzy of the year. Before you go stand in line in front of… Read More »Be a Conscientious Giver This Holiday Season
When You Die, Everything You Own Turns Into Garbage: The Sad Truth About Tearing Down a Loved One’s Household
I used to think that thoroughly tiding up my house once a year was a pain. Well, I recently discovered that there is one clean-up… Read More »When You Die, Everything You Own Turns Into Garbage: The Sad Truth About Tearing Down a Loved One’s Household
My father in law had always been proud of his house, a three-floors-plus-basement townhouse just outside the old city of Bern, Switzerland. He liked to… Read More »On Objects, Spaces and Memories: A Still-life Portrait of My Late Mother in Law