Design Outside the Lines is a retreat held several times each year in U.S. locations that inspire wonder and creativity. The artist and designer who facilitates the retreat Diane Ericson. For each retreat, Diane invites a well-known fiber artist to join her as guest teacher.

This site serves to showcase the blogs of Diane, teacher emeritus Marcy Tilton, and the women who are alumnae of Design Outside the Lines. Enjoy reading what these creative women have to say.

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