Sunday, March 13, 2011

Watchover completed


And not without some bizarre challenges. I went to press it and saw something dark in the water reservoir of my iron.

Rather than spew unknown crud on a finished piece, I took the iron into the bathroom to empty it out and clean it. The dark stuff was a horde of ants that took me close to an hour to evict down the drain. WTF?

That background damask is such a difficult color to photograph. This was taken outside just a few minutes ago, the sun down in the trees.


I haven't measured it so here is Karma to help with the scale.

6 comments:

  1. Oh, it's beautiful!!! And so is the cat!

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  2. Beautiful! Your colors and design are so rich!
    Re: the ants... were you pressing some of your "sugar dyed" fabrics recently? Wonder if they found something to their liking in the steam holes...

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  3. thank you and Madam Karma thanks you, although she knows only too well how gorgeous she is.

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  4. No, dyed stuff gets washed several times before I ever (if ever) bother ironing it. They were in (or after) that bottles water that was in the reservoir. Very weird.

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  5. Beautiful. I love the header, too.

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