Fiber Arts Mini Tour: Midcoast Maine

Sponsored by Maine Fiberarts   Burns Studio is one of twenty fiber destinations along the Route 1 corridor from  Brunswick to Belfast open year round for self-guided tours. The tour includes studios, farms, galleries, a processing mill, and fabric and yarn shops. A restaurant and … Read more

Amandaconda on the Loom

Amandaconda is almost complete. This is the face in progress. The finished tapestry will be about 52″ tall. It’s woven with a cotton weft and seine twine warp.

My new studio

Yarn Cabinet

These are images of my studio. I moved in some time in December 2013 and started actually working a few months later.  I have beautiful views of the New Meadows River, woods our court yard and garden. When the weather finally warms up I can … Read more

Working on a commission

Sophie in progress

   You never know where life will lead you. Last summer I was approached by a woman in a class at the Handweavers Guild of America conference in Rhode Island. She saw a postcard of one of my tapestries I had on the table in … Read more

My yarn cabinet

Yarn Cabinet

When my husband and I were building our new house I went shopping for old house parts. One of my finds were the doors I used for my yarn cabinet. They came from the Salvation Army when they were renovating. The frames are mahogany and the … Read more

Open Studio October 11-12 2014

"Revolution" on the loom

On October 11-12, 2014 Burns Studio will be open 11-4.  I will be demonstrating tapestry throughout the day as part of a Statewide  Tour of Maine Studios, Businesses and Events  sponsored by the Maine Craft Association. It will be held in collaboration this year with … Read more