I’ve finished quilting my dandelion thread drawing: The end result is probably overly subtle. Next time I will have more confidence to experiment with threads offering higher contrast.
It appears that I confused at least one person with my dandelion thread drawing post and the mention of Press’n Seal. Press’n Seal is a plastic wrap product that is readily available on supermarket shelves in the United States and online in Australia. In my dandelion piece, I followed these steps: created a simplified black […]
I’ve got so many dandelion-inspired quilts floating around in my head that I am not certain what I will ultimately submit for the purposes of the first Twelve by Twelve challenge. Here is the start of a thread drawing that I did today. The first image is the “front” with the next showing the reverse […]
All around the wattle flowers are coming into bloom: Because I wanted more circle definition, this time I did not spritz the fabric. I also did a little stamping with the bottom of a Vegemite jar to achieve the dotted circle effect. Yesterday’s painted piece has dried and is not at all stiff. I’ve ironed […]
Surprise! Look what I did today: A while ago I purchased some fabric paints and today was designated play day. First I wrapped a 40x48cm plastic craft board (for wont of a better description) with homespun fabric and secured it with masking tape at the back. Then I spritzed it with water. Then I applied […]