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Masquerade Party

Life is like a balloon. If you never let yourself go, you never know how far you can rise.

This is a lace masquerade motif in blue, pink, and purple. 49 more words


January was surface design

We welcomed in the new year with felting surface designs using resists. These pieces were inspired by Fiona Duthie and her work. She has a fantastic website and online workshops for those interested. 28 more words

Tassie Felters

My Pattern Process

Surface pattern design is one of my favorite branches of illustration. Above is a simplified example of how I create a repeating pattern. I always start out by sketching- these skulls were a warmup study. 88 more words

Eliza Stein

Surreal Mashup

While viewing a stunning example of “Trompe L’Oeil” painting by William Harnett I had a flashback to art school days when students were required to go through this exercise. 125 more words

Surface Design

Fabric manipulation--one done!

Short post today…I spent all my time sewing so I don’t have much time left in my day to write before I fall asleep!

My first piece of fabric manipulation is done! 82 more words

Surface Design

Slow stitches

Fabric manipulation has so many variations that I think I shall never be able to try them all. Some techniques are done by machine, of course, and many are done by hand. 347 more words

Surface Design

winter white...

the recent blizzard had me in such a state of excitement I could not focus on much other than snow… taking photos… cooking… baking… admiring nature… watching the birds and snow… 183 more words

Rubber Stamping