Rebekah Smith Linton : Artist and Teacher : Glen Ellyn, IL : 06.15

(Originally posted June 2015 on

“‘No complaints’. It’s what I’ve been telling myself lately. Complaining is for losers!”

This Monday’s featurette is Rebekah Smith Linton, craft-or-die queen. Rebekah is able to take any materials, mostly those au-naturale ones and turn them into something unique and beautiful and something everyone can make and hold. From sun prints to tie-dye to watercolored madness, she interweaves them all through her everyday and let’s the imagination of the kids she teaches to inform her own work.

To check out more of Rebekah’s work, including ceramics, drawings, watercolors, wedding invitations and community art collaborations go to this chick’s blog here.

She let me in on her Sunday goings-on:

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