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On Deck 3

I’ve got this far today. Added the windows and the handrail (lots of stitching on both).  Added shading to the decking and stitched the boards. 107 more words

Quilting

More Indigo Woes.

It has been a crazy year with lots of things demanding my focus away from fiber arts. Finally today I had a chance to check on my neglected indigo vat. 275 more words

Art Quilts

Always something new

It doesn’t matter how often I work on finishing a project in a particular way, there is always something new to try.

I like to mount my small pieces on canvas and I most often simply glue the piece to the painted canvas. 372 more words

Designing

Industrious June

People were mostly stitching –  four of the group working on their Windows on Moreton pieces, Helen continuing her boro piece, Brenda was catching up with 2Sew packages to be posted out, Donna and I had to leave early so were not working on anything…. 295 more words

Members Work

On Deck 2

Today: I added a medium weight woven fusible interfacing (which doesn’t seem to have “fused” – oh well – I’ve stitched it at the edge and around the “finished” image lines), I finished stitching the water, added some darker thread strategically to the headland to give it more depth, did a bit of sewing in the sky, just enough to bring out some clouds. 267 more words

Quilting

A life of it's own

Projects in my house often take on a life of their own. They dictate to me what they need and in which direction they need to go. 194 more words

Designing

On Deck 1

Melanie MacNeil, a blogger I follow, had this to say the other day:

…it’s hard to know where to start. I have lists of things done and lists of things doing and lists of things to do! 448 more words

Quilting