Well – I feel that I have spent enough time on this piece – not one of my better ones, now to decide:- 1) Plop in ready made frame 2) Have it framed. Decisions, decisions! Your comments are invited and welcome. Click on image for a larger view.
Sometimes there comes a point where confusion and chaos reign – as they did to-day in the studio. The piece of work looks (as it often does at this stage) like it maybe going nowhere fast. My studio looks like a volcano has errupted spewing out fabric, paper and thread everywhere. I knew it was… Continue reading Confusion ….
I finished yesterdays piece to my satisfaction – I will have to give more thought on the “how to do it” before I embark on a bigger version. If you want to see a detail, it is posted on my daily image blog “The Turning Year”. So moving on. The next piece has to fit… Continue reading No Snow in my Studio!
Wordless Wednesday – Work in Progress
I have started on a new piece of work – from the journal page that I did on the 8th January. Yesterday I dyed the fabric, today I started laying on sheers and organza fabrics and tacking them down. The finished piece will be slightly bigger than this – approximately 12 ins x 12 ins.… Continue reading Work in Progress – Wolf Moon
A gentle day in the studio to-day making a batch of these petal shapes with free machine embroidery on organza. Tomorrow I will burn around the edges I can not tell you what they are for – because it is top secret! (With Christmas happening in 31 days)
Last year I read an article in “Cloth, Paper Scissors” (summer 2006. Issue 7) which was a bit like reading a yummy recipe – I was hungry to give it a go – all the “ingredients” sounded right up my street. The article was “Fused Integration” by d j pettitt – See her website and… Continue reading Standing Stones