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Lizzy House
Houston, TX
I think people underestimate me because I look 15.
Interests: textile design, printmaking, baking, kittens, movies, and sleeping.
Recent Activity
Hi everyone! First. I'm not going to be blogging here anymore. I'll be blogging here, and building a website in and around this space. It will take about 24 hours for to switch over to the new space. Second.... Continue reading
Posted Jun 27, 2013 at LizzyHouse
All of your pattern orders will go out tomorrow! And, the fabric sale has been moved to Friday! The 31st! I will be at my place from 2-7 PM. All fabrics available, around 6-8 yards of most prints. $10 a... Continue reading
Posted May 29, 2013 at LizzyHouse
First. I've been gone for far too long. I've been difficult to get a hold of. I've been traveling. I've been thinking. I've been away. Here are some things that are going on. I'm moving. Not cities, yet, just apartments.... Continue reading
Posted May 15, 2013 at LizzyHouse
Hey peepers. You've still got a chance to join in my Pattern + Print class at PNCA. There are a few spots still open, which is lucky for you. So now is the time to take the leap, commit, face... Continue reading
Posted Mar 18, 2013 at LizzyHouse
Quilt Con is upon us! I have gotten some emails concerning supplies. Particularly ink. You want oil based relief ink. Speed Ball produces an oil based ink that will work just fine. Or if you are looking to place an... Continue reading
Posted Feb 13, 2013 at LizzyHouse
Some people love Ikea. Like they LOOOVE it. I have a love hate relationship with Ikea. I would like to think that is the camp that most people are in... But I do feel, that after 4 visits in a... Continue reading
Posted Feb 8, 2013 at LizzyHouse
So I did the artwork for the brand new fragrance, Yuzu, for Soak Wash. Not only is the product beautiful, but the Yuzu scent is out of control. It smells really good you guys, and I am so particular about... Continue reading
Posted Jan 31, 2013 at LizzyHouse
I have already started planning my garden. I started 3 weeks ago. I got home from my Christmas break, and was so deeply saddened by the weather, that I did the only conceivable thing I could do besides getting back... Continue reading
Posted Jan 29, 2013 at LizzyHouse
As I bundled up this fabric I did some real pondering. It's an interesting thing to tie up the time with a piece of string. This stack of fabric literally colors almost a decade of my life. It speaks to... Continue reading
Posted Jan 28, 2013 at LizzyHouse
The last two years in a row I have taught Pattern Design + Printing at PNCA for the their Continuing Ed program. I love PNCA as you can read here, and here, and I love teaching people to print, and... Continue reading
Posted Jan 10, 2013 at LizzyHouse
Virginia is doing the #scrappytripalong as are many of you (who started this? Was it you, Brenda?). And I received a text from her, Virginia, the other night saying that she had cut up her entire (oh my glob) 50... Continue reading
Posted Jan 6, 2013 at LizzyHouse
2012 was a curious year for me. At the end of 2011 when I was getting offers for workshop jobs, I felt compelled to pass. I didn't have specific reasons or explanations, other than that it didn't feel like the... Continue reading
Posted Jan 5, 2013 at LizzyHouse
Yay!!!! This Saturday is my 3rd (can you believe that???) Annual Studio sale! From 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM you can pick up exclusive holiday gifts made, designed or printed by yours truly. This year there will be new prints,... Continue reading
Posted Dec 12, 2012 at LizzyHouse
you're just jealous.
Toggle Commented Dec 3, 2012 on My true self. at LizzyHouse
My true self is a girl who wants everyone to be good to each other. My true self is someone who wants to give presents to everyone, all the time. My true self is alive alive alive when it is... Continue reading
Posted Dec 3, 2012 at LizzyHouse
Remember that time that I went to France and never posted anything about it? Well this trip changed my life. Most trips to France are exquiz, but this one was special. Do you also remember that time that I said... Continue reading
Posted Nov 27, 2012 at LizzyHouse
I love A Christmas Carol. I especially love the Muppet's Christmas Carol. Light the Lamp not the Rat, anyone??? So it got me thinking. What would my own Christmas Carol look like. And while I haven't even begun to scratch... Continue reading
Posted Nov 27, 2012 at LizzyHouse
I was chastised for years about designing holiday cards. Literally years. So I decided last year to give the people what they wanted and now it's a thing. 3 cards each year. For now anyway. This years cards include: A... Continue reading
Posted Nov 16, 2012 at LizzyHouse
I've been away. Maybe you noticed. I have several blog posts that I've owed you for some time now. Maybe it's just best though to pick up and move on. I went to Paris. I went to New York State... Continue reading
Posted Nov 2, 2012 at LizzyHouse
This has been a long time coming. Probably since about 2007... truth. That's a lot of years ago. But honestly. I have always been so impressed and touched that you have all used and loved my little Pearl Bracelets. In... Continue reading
Posted Sep 17, 2012 at LizzyHouse
I'm about to start traveling again. For those of you who have been with me since the beginning, you know a couple of things. That I used to love cake, and that I have a need to travel. It's something... Continue reading
Posted Sep 3, 2012 at LizzyHouse
I'm listening to Ben Folds Five, The Unauthorized Biography of Reinhold Messner. I think that people don't claim it as their favorite album, because they can't remember the name of the album, not because it isn't the best Ben Folds... Continue reading
Posted Aug 27, 2012 at LizzyHouse
That's right. You have 9 days to order patterns before the ol' pattern shops proverbial doors are shut. And the numbers are dwindling, especially when it comes to Castle Treasury and 1001 Peeps: five magical projects. So if you were... Continue reading
Posted Aug 21, 2012 at LizzyHouse
Before I get into the actual post, I want to say thank you with all the sincerity of my truth seeking heart. I know that I've made the right decision and I'm excited to share with you what I am... Continue reading
Posted Aug 17, 2012 at LizzyHouse
photo taken Fall 2011, when I was finishing the Colorist. It's my friends birthday on Saturday and as a treat we went to a spa for facials. As I was laying there on that table I had an epiphany, and... Continue reading
Posted Aug 1, 2012 at LizzyHouse