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Is it done?

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

Designing

Back to beads--hooray!

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

Designing

There is something wrong with me!

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

Surface Design

Obsessed

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

Just For Fun

Felted Christmas ornaments

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

Surface Design

Aaaand...they are done!

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

Quilting

Embellishment choices

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

Designing