Artsy Fartsy Stuff

More artsy than fartsy. Promise!

The Beaded Curtains I Wanted In the 60s

I thought I had a lot of beads … until I decided to make a beaded curtain. In the 1960s, I always wanted beaded curtains, but never could get my mother to supply them. Then I lived my life with a houseful of cats, who would tear them down in a heartbeat. When I realized…

Not A White Picket Fence

I have a long way to go to get my back yard fence looking as interesting as Denton’s “Art Fence” but I don’t have the warehouse full of material that Judy Smith (the owner of Rose Costumes) has at her command. She is able to pull artwork out of nowhere to decorate that fence on…

November Devil … in March

Several years ago, this sculpture on our Denton Square was under wraps for days. It made me incredibly curious. Once it was unveiled, I was still curious. It’s an artistic representation by David Iles of a dust devil or a tornado … however it’s much too beautiful to be either! I’ve seen two tornadoes up…