Author archive for Jane Porter

  • Nov172016

    The Magic of Social Networking for Artists

    Out of the blue I received an email from a writer at Victoria Magazine about a month ago. Cynthia Constantino…

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  • Oct072016

    Production Dyeing with Natural Dyes

    Here is an article that I wrote about production dyeing with natural dyes in  Miele Wet Cleaning Machine.  Turkey Red…

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  • Oct302015

    A Life Changing Lesson

    My mind’s eye floats away when I remember the primordial features of New Zealand’s land.  Life is still evolving on…

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  • Sep082015

    Embroidery– One Stitch at a Time

    I can finally write about my past year, the days and long nights where the heart faces reality.  After losing…

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  • Jun102014
    Hand Spun and Hand Knit Cowl
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    Healing While Knitting Circles

    The rhythmic rocking of needles, the back and forth on circulars went right to my heart.  Grieving for my mom…

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  • May262014

    How I Got Started Collecting Vintage Jewelry

         About five years ago I found a pin in a junk shop.  It was very well made and sculptural.  My research…

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