Spring in Illinois — You Just Never Know…

Spring? Winter? Summer? Who knows! Temps in March, April, and May in Illinois can be crazy, swinging from mornings in the 20’s to afternoons in the 70’s and 80’s. My classroom at school is pretty susceptible to the temps as… Continue Reading

Pattern Mixing: Leopard and Stripes

I’ve seen leopard and stripes mixed well and not=so-well. I think when it’s done right it usually follows the golden standard of pattern mixing: mix a large scale pattern with a small scale pattern. Today I tried a small scale… Continue Reading