Hand stitching in progress

Here are the hand stitched pieces I was working on when we were away. The 2 top pics are on prefelts and will be felted more which will give them a different look. This has some machine as well as hand stitching – might become a postcard. The background was painted over the stitching. This needs […]

What I’m working on

I’ve added some stitching & beads to my little felt piece – not quite finished yet. The green one is one of my new ones but I think it only needs a little stitching. This fabric collage is finished for now. I took it along to the ATASDA meeting for some feedback – the advice […]

Felt Workshop

This weekend I went to a great workshop: Exploring Surface Design in Felt. The tutor was Lee Anne Davis who was excellent, providing plenty of knowhow and inspiration. We first made prefelts, then stitched, then felted again. The last step is to add more stitching/embellishment which I haven’t done yet. It was so hot at […]

This week …

2 new covered journals – the top one is a collage of various hand printed cotton fabric pieces with a heat transfer printed ribbon and the flower motif is a digitised design which I’ve extended by using scrunched and frayed fabrics.Below: polyester satin fabric – heat transfer dyed & stitched. The centre panel is a […]