Y * HANDMADE
a peek at a new design. mimosa, this time, with beads. just the sewing up left to do now.
1 day, 17 hours ago
P is for Poison. From my Executioner’s Alphabet, tapestry in progress. Each panel is hand embroidered, approximately 9″ x 12″, cotton floss on cotton canvas. They will be sewn together into one big piece at the end.
5 days, 20 hours ago
I have managed to finish two pieces since my last blog, that is fast work for me!
The first piece was of a wood and (later named Alexei) based on a photo I took in Wentwood Forest. 141 more words
6 days, 9 hours ago
an old design made new by swapping surface stitch petals for dimensional ones. and on a dark ground, they stand out that much more. gotta love the ghiordes knot!
1 week ago
Amanda Jane Textiles
During my short visit to the ‘Queen of Welsh Resorts’, I stayed in a hotel looking out onto the promenade and beyond that to the sea. 367 more words
1 week, 2 days ago
I have plenty of space for designing and one desk for paperwork…..
But the sewing is slowly creeping across the studio to cover this desk as well. 241 more words
1 week, 5 days ago
…into what I’m currently embroidering in the evenings – Humpty Dumpty shouting in the messenger’s ear, original illustration by Sir John Tenniel for Alice Through the Looking Glass. 30 more words
2 weeks ago