There are not nearly as many beads on this piece as I had first imagined that it needed. Actually, I started out with the idea of beads in the circles and then arcing outward. 85 more words
1 month, 2 weeks ago
One triangle piece is done with the stitching, but there may have been a better way. I used #3 perle cotton and a running stitch and it looks the way I expected it to, so there’s that. 156 more words
Self-control is becoming a foreign concept in my life. I’ve been trying NOT to buy fabric, with the goal of using only what I have created or altered. 81 more words
1 month, 3 weeks ago
Yes, obsessed with beads! Can’t resist! Here is what I found today…
But the red beads were on sale for Valentine’s day! I really like these floral shell beads, too. 7 more words
2 months, 1 week ago
Judy Coates Perez was a guest teacher a couple of years ago at our guild. She is best known for paint and ink techniques and she is a wonderful artist. 172 more words
4 months, 1 week ago
Finished this last leaf sample for the new class I’m working on.
Only embroidery and a few beads without any extra fabric. I really like the way this came out. 238 more words
4 months, 2 weeks ago
I’ve often said that sometimes having too much from which to choose is simply TOO much to make a choice!
OMG! I have so many embroidery thread choices, as well as fabric choices…too much… 332 more words