What’s with the fish?

Fish Lamp

I’ve mentioned in other blog posts that I was a fisheries volunteer in Peace Corps, but what does that entail? First off, it means that I spent nearly 3 months in training in South Carolina learning everything my trainers thought I would need to know about farming tilapia.  We spent …

Warm light from sweaters

Working with knit has turned out to be a fun challenge.  I was drawn to the idea of making lamps from lightweight …

Fair trade fabrics

A lot  of the fabric for my lamps comes from clothing my kids have outgrown or that is now unwearable.  It is …

African Batik Fabric

I make many of my lamps from West African batik fabric that I purchased while in Peace Corps or on later trips …