Welcome to The Phoenix Files!

This blog is a collection of papers and how-to articles I have written over the past 25+ years, as well as my travel journals and announcements.  Scholarly works from "The Library" on my old website, are labeled here as "Historica Tractatu." 

My travels have had heavy influence on my work and are the 'back story' behind many of my designs. Some of my older journals are revised from the original, and most link to photo albums on Facebook.  

Teaching Applique at Seaview

Posted by Heather Daveno on 5/18/2015 to Textiles & Wearables
I was invited to teach the arts of applique and embroidery to the Seaview Weaving and Fiber Arts Guild this month. Little did they know how much trouble I would bring through their door ...