‘Ohe (Bamboo) Pillow Cover

One of the new designs I have created for the fall/winter season is the ‘Ohe Pillow Cover in a rich green with a light green Bamboo blockprint. Basketweave trim on the sides complement the colors and adds a tropical accent. I will have these at the Made in Hawai’i show…

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New! Blockprint Napkins

My blockprint designs on assorted napkin colors now available at featured art shows. (I will have these at the Made in Hawai’i show in August). Matching tablecloths 54″x54″ for the tan Kalo and green Ohia Lehua. The napkins come as a 2 piece set in 100% cotton. Napkin colors are…

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Ohia Lehua on Hawaiian Electric Totes!

Hawaiian Electric Company is using one of my blockprint designs, Ohia Lehua, on their new shopping bags which will debut this month. They contacted me last year  to ask about using my artwork. I blockprinted the design on fabric, then made it into a digital image which I then sent…

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June 23: Ki Hoʻalu Festival at the MACC

I will have a booth at the Slack Key Guitar Festival at the Maui Arts and Cultural Center beginning at 1 pm in the Pavillion. This is always a fun festival to be a part of, great music and vendors. Hope to see you there!

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Ho’olaulea this Saturday

Kamehameha School in beautiful upcountry Maui will be holding its annual Ho’olaulea from 8am – 3pm this Saturday, April 20th. I will have a booth in the courtyard and will be bringing single wall hangings, selected pillow covers, table runners and bed runner sets. I have also sewn a new…

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Merrie Monarch Festival 2013

Palapala Designs is going to Hilo! The Merrie Monarch Hula Festival will be on the Big island April 3-6 and will be celebrating their 50th anniversary. This should be an exciting event with the hula elite coming together to compete or to just be a part of the scene. I…

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Hoʻomau 2013 and New Designs

This Saturday, March 24th, I will have a booth at Hoʻomau 2013, a benefit concert for the Hawaiian immersion school, Punana Leo O Maui. The event will be held at the beautiful Maui Botanical Gardens in Kahului and feature an amazing live music lineup, ʻono cooking, live and silent auction,…

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New for January 2013!

Hawaiian Clutch – Ko’a (Coral)  in Black with lime colored cotton lining ‘Awa drink mats in gold-brown fabric with brown blockprint Kupukupu fern drink mats – black fabric with olive green blockprint Ko’a (Coral) Pillow Cover in a new color! Deep turquoise with white ko’a blockprint. There are also matching…

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Mahalos

As 2012 ends, I would like to thank everyone who purchased my fabric art this year. I thank you for all the kind words, for the continued support – those who are collecting all my pillow covers,  those who keep buying my drink mats and clutches, those repeat customers who…

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