Tag Archives: Studio Quilts

Catherine Whall Smith thinks . . . RED is my new favorite color

Artists will tell you how sensitive they are to color.  So when former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton walked onto the debate stage wearing a bright RED suit Monday night I murmured “wow” – what a statement color.  No … Continue reading

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Catherine Whall Smith . . . is sharing her work in progress

My last post shared the piece “Here’s Hillary” that is presently on my design wall.  I usually work on two or more styrofoam panels that are roughly 7 feet high by 4 feet wide.  Placing two side by side gives … Continue reading

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Catherine Whall Smith’s day at the beach was a wash out – BUT

So, my “Day of Sun and Fun” at the beach was kind of a washout – rained most of the day.  BUT,  the opening at the Artists’ Cooperative Gallery in Westerly, R. I. (ACGOW) was a lot more fun – well … Continue reading

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Catherine Whall Smith is looking forward to a day on the shore and an Art Gallery Opening

Today, I called the Artists’ Cooperative Gallery in Westerly, R. I. (ACGOW) and was informed that my fiber art pieces “Spring Is Here” and “Black, Blue, and Bruised” were accepted into their 2016 Regional Art Show. Juried by Timothy McDowell, Professor of … Continue reading

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Catherine Whall Smith is thinking . . . 2016 is off to a great start!

Happy New Year!!! . . . Another year begins and once again it is time to hit the ground running – and indulge myself in as much daily “studio time” as possible.  Recently I took time to rethink my artist … Continue reading

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Catherine Whall Smith . . . asks when does your art (or that Thanksgiving Turkey) become “larger than life”

Thursday morning I was up early to drive to Old Saybrook, CT to take the train into New York City for the day.  My purpose was to attend the new members induction ceremony of the National Association of Women Artists, … Continue reading

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Catherine Whall Smith . . . thinks it may be time to do some online shopping

Another beautiful Fall day – so is it time for a drive or just relax at home.  If you are out and about – the Spectrum Gallery in Centerbrook, Connecticut might be a destination or you can relax at home … Continue reading

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Catherine Whall Smith . . . welcomes YOU and Marge and Gould into her home.

So just for fun, I decided to dress up my two mannequins “Marge” and “Gould” to welcome visitors to my home to celebrate Connecticut Open House Day 2015 this Saturday, June 13th. My mother-in-law Margery Smith was an expert seamstress, … Continue reading

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Catherine Whall Smith . . . shares some photos of the Atwood Farm

Yesterday, I decided to check out one of my favorite spots to take photos of rolled hay packed in white plastic.  A quick 6 minute drive from my home @ 44 Chaplin Street brought me to the Atwood Farm located … Continue reading

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Catherine Whall Smith has a . . . “Save the Date – June 13th” for you

SAVE THE DATE: Saturday, June 13th 2015 – 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Connecticut Open House Day – June 13, 2015 Smith Stitch Studio
 44 Chaplin Street, Chaplin, CT 
(860) 455-027 http://www.catherinewhallsmith.com Please join me at my home/studio located in … Continue reading

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