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Re-emergence

Yes, people! I am still alive. I know it’s been forever and I’ve completely neglected this blog and website. But I have been creating. Truly, I have. And there’s so much to share. I’m hoping to catch you up mostly by images here, since I  know that you’ll look at those! Here is a link

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New Fiber Art in Progress – Scraps to Something More

I’ve been busy in the studio. I started a new fiber art wall hanging. It all starts with this: pile of fabric scraps turns into a quilt. And, after two days of work on these scraps, I create the main elements. In this case it’s an elongated teardrop shape. I make them each as individual

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New Artwork – Movement #2

Published on March 8, 2013, by in art, sewing.

  I’m so excited to share my latest large art quilt with you! It’s taken a long time to complete, but I’m happy with it, so it’s well worth the effort! Called “Movement #2”, it’s part of a series I have started to create that is based upon the movement of things I saw while

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Creating in the Studio

Published on January 14, 2013, by in art.

I spent quite a bit of time this week in the studio and at both galleries. At On the Edge Gallery in Old Town Scottsdale, I was honored to be the featured artist. I demonstrated painting a scarf I had drawn out with a fabric marker. And this weekend, I finished that scarf. It’s rayon

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Tonight – Featured artist at On The Edge Gallery in Old Town Scottsdale

Published on January 10, 2013, by in art, Gallery, sewing.

Hello! I am aware that it’s been quite a while since I’ve blogged, but it’s because my real life is so busy that I’ve not had time to share virtually lately.  We’ve done an update on the website, so take a look around if you’ve not visited in a while! Tonight I’m the Featured Artist

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Busy in the studio

Published on July 13, 2011, by in art, fabric, friends, purses.

It has been quite busy in the studio lately!  I worked hard and long (and I mean really long!) to get a commission done. My friend, Cyndy Kempken, asked me to create a handbag for her with special pockets to meet her needs. The main challenges were using earthtones (not usually my thing) and working

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New Website Address and Fountain Hills Artists’ Gallery

Welcome to my blog! There have been some changes since I last blogged! First, we’ve changed the primary address of this blog from artsyfran.com to fransaperstein.com! Please update your bookmarks and RSS feeds. Artsyfran.com will forward to the new address, but if you have a link to me, please change it to fransaperstein.com. Now that

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More painting to share

Published on June 23, 2010, by in art.

I didn’t have as much time to paint as I’d hoped I would after last week’s latest changes, but I did get some time in today and yesterday. It’s been a busy week. I’m not complaining. It’s all good as long as I get in some art time! Here is the latest progress on the

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Progress

Here is the latest on the painting on my easel. More work ahead, but more to come!

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On My Easel

For the first time in a month, I was able to pull out my paints and start some new canvases! I’m not going to go into all the reasons, I’m just going to share my art! Here’s what I started today: