The scarves are here!
Good news! The scarves arrived a day early, (and they look great!) so I was able to get most of them shipped off first class mail last Thursday and Friday.... Read more
Frames are Now Available
I've finally managed to get frame options up in the little "Own A Cabbage" storefront on my website, so anyone who will be getting an archival Cabbage Print can also... Read more
The end is in sight!
We're finally getting to the best part of this project - producing and getting the rewards. The note cards are in, the postcards are in, and I'm about half way... Read more
Cabbage Wallpapers are out, Scarf Prototypes are in!
I have a couple of good update items for you this week –
First, the emails with the Cabbage Art Wallpaper files have gone out.
If you did not... Read more
Wallpapers, and Scarf Update
We're overdue for an update. I've been concentrating on fine tuning the scarf designs, since they have such a long time lag for production. I spent a crazy amount of... Read more
"Be the only one on your block (probably city, maybe state) to own a Cabbage Invitational Scarf!"
The surveys have started going out, so you should be getting yours in the next day or two. It's a little confusing, but I think I've asked all the necessary... Read more
Final Two Scarf Designs
I'm pleased to announce that the final two scarf designs are finished, one more long and one more square. I've also finally finished the artwork from the top two winners... Read more
We did it!
We did it! We now have a body of compelling cabbage artwork and some terrific scarf options. Thank you all for taking on the somewhat demanding (and possibly confusing) role... Read more
In the home stretch now, it feels very good indeed to look at all we've done and created. If we manage to get near $4000 today, I'll be... Read more
"Bubble Blues" long scarf design detail.
ONLY 2 DAYS LEFT for the Cabbage Art & Scarf Invitational Kickstarter Project!
This is the concept sketch for part of the 3rd Cabbage Scarf design, a long silk scarf.... Read more
Top Six - the Note Card Set. 3 days left!
You've chosen a very dramatic and colorful selection for the top six winners, which will be the SET OF NOTE CARDS Reward. (Of course, you can still get the set... Read more
Winners from the Finalists votes
Here are the winners from the two Finalists Competitions. What a great set of art to work with! I'm working on another long scarf design based on "Bubble Blues", which... Read more
"VOLCANO" Finished Artwork
"VOLCANO" Finished Cabbage Artwork.
This positively seething Cabbage image apparently JUST HAD to come out today. I love it when that happens. There's a different version that WAS in the... Read more
Finished artrworks, special new THANK YOU reward level, and LAST COMPETITION
The LAST Cabbage Art & Scarf competition is up and ready for voting. This will be the most difficult yet, I think. There are still a few more elimination winners... Read more
Finished Artwork - "The Audience Leaps To Its Feet"
I've always been very pleased with myself about the title of this one. Sometimes they just name themselves. And although it was rather time consuming, I really enjoyed working on... Read more
"BLUE SEAFOAM" finished Cabbage Artwork
Whew! This one was a real battle!
I spent several days on it, then decided it had too many different notes and was overworked (one of my proclivities that I... Read more
Finished Artwork, "Pastel Ruffles" from Round 3, Plus First set of Finalists for scarves
"Pastel Ruffles" is from Round 3, the more subtle ones.
There are now enough finished images to have a competition for the next scarf design. I suspect this set of... Read more
Cabbage Elimination Round SIX Winners!
You've selected a greatbunch of winners in the final Elimination Round. The first and second place winners were only ONE vote apart, and the runner up was only two... Read more
"White Fan" finished Artwork
This one doesn't change form all that much, but I still managed to use 7 or 8 layers. The color scheme makes me think of water splashing down a stream.... Read more
Round FIVE winners, last Contenders page open for voting
Round Five's First place winner was way ahead of the Second place Cabbage, which was way ahead of the rest. The winners were very clear. Great selection, thank you to... Read more
Backlighting, Yes!" finished. Also, last day to vote, Round 5.
Whereas the last artwork fought back and took forever, this one just flowed out. I love it when that happens! For the Apps students, there's a lot of Camera 360,... Read more
"BREAKERS" Finished Artwork
This is the final winner from the Round One Cabbage Contenders. I was expecting this image to develop very smoothly to it's finished state, but for some... Read more
Note Cards and Framed Large Print
A set of prototype note cards have come in, so here is a picture of them with the large print of "Shell Fan" in an 18" X 24" frame.
Winners from Elimination Round Four
We have some fine winners from Round Four, and Round Five is now open for voting. One more round to go, and it will be the most difficult, I think.... Read more
Last Day to Vote Round Four
LAST DAY TO VOTE! Round 4 Cabbage Contenders in the Cabbage Art & Scarf Invitational Kickstarter project. As always, many thanks for participating. This project is possible thanks to you!... Read more
2nd Finished Artwork - "Unfolding"
This second CABBAGE ART & SCARF INVITATIONAL finished artwork is from the 1st Round winners. I went back and forth several times between pale colors and stronger colors for... Read more
Round Three Winners, Round Four open for voting
Cabbage Contender Elimination Round Three is closedafter much jostling around for second place, and we have some fine winners. It's fascinating to watch the voting development, especially when it's... Read more
"Whitecaps", Royal Whimsies, and Round Three reminder...
Tomorrow is the last day to vote on Round Three. This Elimination Round is a tough one. There's one Cabbage Contender with a comfortable lead, but the next four... Read more
First Cabbage Invitational Artwork Finished - Blue Divide
Based on one of the three 1st Cabbage Elimination Round winners, this image used parts of four different photos, eight or ten programs, and LOTS of time.
This part is... Read more
Second Round Winners! Third Cabbage Elimination Round is now open for voting
The second round of voting is closed, many thanks to you all for participating. is anyone having trouble with the voting? I've heard that it doesn't work with Chrome.
Now... Read more
Long Scarf Design Based on "Shell Fan"
Here is the first long scarf design based on Cabbage artwork, descended from our Cover Cabbage, "Shell Fan". I originally had a swirly design in mind, but sometimes you just... Read more
Don't forget to vote...Elimination Round Two ends tomorrow! Also, "Bubble Blues" is here.
Don't forget to vote... Voting on the current round of Contenders ends tomorrow. Next set, the more subtle set, goes up on Tuesday. Vote here, NancyFreemanArtist.com
Instead of finishing up... Read more
Second Cabbage Elimination Round voting is open
We have three excellent selections from the first round of voting, many thanks to you all for participating. It's been interesting to see the dynamics of the voting. Now the... Read more
Winners from Elimination Round One
Cabbage Contenders Elimination Round One - WINNERS!
The voting was amazing. People must feel very strongly about some of these images, but the selection was excellent, and the top three... Read more
Last day for Elimination Round One
This is the last day of voting for the the 1st set of Contenders. We'll be voting about once a week throughout the campaign. There will be six Elimination Rounds... Read more
Off and Running
We're off to a great start! The voting has been fast and furious, with four Cabbage Contenders jostling for the top spot. Don't forget to vote - last day to... Read more