As much as I like this, I may never do another like it. It’s small. Definitely small for all the detailed embroidery on it. It took forever and a day. I do find embroidering to be relaxing but unfortunately I can’t sit long without my RLS kicking in so I end up standing even to… Continue reading How Obsessive Are You?
I pulled a new trick out of the box recently – a technique I would never have imagined myself – thanks to Maggi Birchenough on the And Then We Set It On Fire Blog. You can find explicit directions over there. Pellon, or in the UK, Vilene, Emulsion Screens actually begin with a soy wax… Continue reading Pellon Emulsion Screens
I’ve begun to take some of the pieces that I printed this summer and transform them into wholecloth quilts. This one I’m calling “Solar” and stitched it both by machine and by hand. It’s about 14″ X 21″ inches. I’m pretty happy with how it turned out. This was sun printed using Jacquard Solar Fast Ink. Linking… Continue reading Wholecloth Quilts In The Making