Tag: penland

143 hours…

  is the number of hours I spent working in the studio to make my modern Mary Janes. I’ve been home since Friday evening. I’m mostly recovered though my hands still ache. I averaged 13 hours a day in the studio and worked up until the last possible moment. I would have loved to post my […]

No lanyards here.

Sunday I arrived at Penland School of Craft in North Carolina for a 2 week class. Penland is a little slice of heaven on Earth. Think summer camp for grown-ups. This year, my summer camp is a shoemaking class taught by Malika Green.  Penland’s catalog of summer classes comes out sometime after the new year, […]