Thursday, October 28, 2010

back to the WIP

The background is set in stone, I mean cloth. Machine stitched together with batting and backing as I've planned to machine quilt this one and the others to follow.

I've found that hand stitching on large pieces has seriously derailed my creative momentum. I'll keep hand stitching smaller works but will build the larger pieces with the sewing machine.

additional design elements photo shopped in to look like white silk organza. Cool cheat this...

1 comment:

arlee said...

ha hand stitching on ANY pieces has derailed my momentum--how do we find that balance when we love both methods?!
Will you do whit organza over the whole or just in the bits? Very mysterious


For a little while, she was on the front stoop watching our resident red shouldered hawk working the chipmunks. She just rushed in here ...

Play it again Sam.