I’ve turned all my squares into hexagons now!
That’s all for today, folks.
I made another Sydney Pouch, this time reminding me of sitting in my gramma and grampa’s screened in porch up on the hill.
I made another Sydney Pouch by Roxy Creations, this time a yellow garden theme with a different method of construction.
As part of TextileArtist.org Stitch Club, Jennifer Collier inspired me to stitch a paper glove.
I used the Sydney Pouch pattern by Roxy Creations to make this little collaged pouch.
I finished a bookmark based on a historical Egyptian pattern darning design by Lin Vandenberg.
As part of TextileArtist.org Stitch Club, Ali Ferguson inspired me to create a (slightly junk-journal inspired) hand-bound sketchbook using a mix of pages and embellishments.
I got a case of the Crafties and had to make a small fabric-covered cord bowl.
I link to a short video about how needles and pins are made with modern technology.
I sewed up a tote bag from Wild Olive’s Summer Reading Stitch Along using Robin Pickens’ Abby Rose fabric collection.
As part of TextileArtist.org Stitch Club, Jodi Colella inspired me to create a set of fabric charms.
As part of TextileArtist.org Stitch Club, Sabine Kaner inspired me to create an abstract design based on crumpled paper.
As part of TextileArtist.org Stitch Club, Vinny Stapley inspired me to create a panel with a dune grass motif using a lacey neutral color palette.
My embroidery guild always has an annual challenge of some type and this year was our “Hoop-D-Do” project, whereby we were to create a work using specific stitches to be displayed in the hoop itself. My display of flowers in a “wood” bowl speaks the 70s to me. And, as usual, I didn’t stick to the rules well and added my own flare – ha!
As part of TextileArtist.org Stitch Club, Ailish Henderson inspired me to create a mixed media portrait of my sweet javanese cat.
I made a felt ornament in the shape of the letter J for a friend. I was inspired by a letter R given to me, which hails from Mexico.
I was recently given this beautifully elegant carved vintage locket, and I turned it into my travel pin cushion.
I was inspired by Victoria Gertenbach’s cover article on Quilting Arts magazine to create this seashell talisman with embroidery, beads, and a bit of longing for the beach!
As part of TextileArtist.org Stitch Club, Anne Kelly inspired me to create a little booklet of mixed media.
I made a tiny felt mural with an embroidered bee and flowers for my gardening friend.
Inspired by an image online, I made a felt cassette tape displayed on a small canvas for my nephew’s birthday.
As part of TextileArtist.org Stitch Club, Cas Holmes inspired me to create a momigami (Japanese method of kneading paper) mixed media landscape.