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Beady flowers

The beading and stitching on this one are done! It’s my favorite type of beading, too. An eclectic mix of compatible beads, added in random spots. 74 more words

Quilting

One more bead...

Actually, it was that thought about going back through the beads and perhaps finding the perfect one for my project that spurred me on. I wasn’t entirely happy with the choices I’d made for my slightly copper colored gingkoes. 84 more words

Designing

Gingko love!

Last fall I really went nuts stamping on fabric with leaves. You’ve seen several of the maple and sycamore leaves that I’ve embroidered and a couple of the gingkoes. 157 more words

Designing

Silk tie fun

Part of the fun of working on my Weekly Special pieces is always having something to work on in a waiting room. This was started while waiting for an oil change. 192 more words

Designing

Shades of red

The next few days are not going to have much sewing time so I spent a little extra time with the beads today! I asked at my art quilt group if this red leaf should have beads. 151 more words

Designing

New "stuff"

While I’m on vacation, I usually hit every fabric, bead and thrift shop in the vicinity. This time, I seriously avoided the fabric stores, because I AM trying not to accumulate more fabric. 283 more words

Quilting

Simple, but not done.

Keeping it simple is one of my new goals. This piece certainly qualifies, but I think it’s a bit too simple!

There’s no real marriage between the gingkoes, the black and the background. 199 more words

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