Category Archive: Travel

Even More Textiles in Philadelphia

Alright, it has been more than a month since I went to Philadelphia, but, as David Letterman used to say, I remember it like it was on videotape! In the short amount of… Continue reading

Phantastic Phiber Phun in Philadelphia

Last week I got to go to Philadelphia for the first time, tagging along with my husband on one of his business trips.  As usual, we had very short notice beforehand, and just… Continue reading

Quintessential Texas Vacation

Porch time… Swimming holes… Or rivers, in town… And out of town… Dance halls…   And don’t forget to hit all the thrift stores and fruit stands for souvenirs! My husband had the… Continue reading

Did I Bring You Something? Yes.

I just got back from a little vacation –  I saw things that reminded me of y’all, so here are your virtual souvenirs: For Pia, who likes buttons and unusual ideas:   For… Continue reading

Textiles from Turkmenistan

Last week my husband had to travel to Turkmenistan for his job.  He travels quite a bit, but this country was a challenge. Turkmenistan is mostly desert, located just north of Iran and… Continue reading

Textiles at the Briscoe Museum

As many times as I’ve been to San Antonio, you’d think I would have seen every attraction in the city.  But when I was there last week, I noticed the Briscoe Western Art… Continue reading

It’s 10 o’clock – Do You Know Where Your Ranger Is?

Let’s play a guessing game a la “Where in the world is Carmen Sandiego?” Even on a warm summer night, I feel a little shiver here. Where do you think we are?  … Continue reading

Maine-ly Textiles

I know many of you are sick to death of winter, but living in Texas, knowing that days – weeks – months of 100 degree heat are about to descend upon me, I… Continue reading