Tag Archives: Studio Quilts

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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Catherine Whall Smith . . . loves a sale, do you?

The exhibit “A Show of Hands – The Fiber Arts” now showing at the Spectrum Gallery at 61 Main Street in Centerbrook, Connecticut will be ending on Sunday, March 15th.  This weekend March 7th and 8th is their sale weekend when … Continue reading

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Catherine Whall Smith . . . suggests shopping on line at SPECTRUM/GALLERY ANYTIME

Think about it, you may be snowed in again very soon. The Spectrum Gallery at 61 Main Street in Centerbrook, Connecticut http://www.spectrumartgallery.org now has an on-line shopping experience. So if you are not able to get out to see their gallery store … Continue reading

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Catherine Whall Smith . . . returns home and to a reality check after the NBMAA show today

Reality check – it’s time to get busy hand quilting the first of a new series for 2015 “Sticks and Stones”.  The opening of the 45th Annual Nor’easter at the New Britain Museum of American Art (NBMAA) was today – … Continue reading

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Catherine Whall Smith . . . asks the question – Can it really be one week before Christmas?

Peace Be with You ! So ONE WEEK before Christmas 2014 and the “Bathroom Remodel” is almost done – just a few minor things like installing the toilet, sink, and fittings. The whole process has been a learning experience – … Continue reading

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