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Thursday, August 14, 2008

Artist you should know about

My friend Sharon Baker makes fabulous hooked rugs, hooked dolls, and textile pieces. She is a whiz at a sewing machine, and almost anything else she puts her hands on. She just started her etsy site, the photos of her work don't do the pieces justice. Stop by, you won't be disappointed. Ask her about her hand hooked kitties, they are amazing.


Melissa and Emmitt said...

oh my gosh tara!
they are gorgeous! i am headed over to her shop now!
have a wonderful weekend!
m & e

art spirit said...

how totally cool! love her fun and funky creations! thanks for introducing her to us!

Kelly said...

i'm on my way to check it out now. they are very imaginative, lovely, colorful, and whimsical. how can i refuse?

Tara Ross Studios said...

Sharon's work is even better in person, you just gotta see her work!

This is just a tidbit of what she does.

TamboinMO said...
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TamboinMO said...

Does Sharon have a blog because, if not, she really needs one! I love the mixed media hooked pieces...I've been trying to do that too, but with limited success. Here is my favorite piece I've made.

I have gobs of fabric transfers just waiting to be used in with my hooking. I love the lettering around the edge of the one rug!