Art

Progress Continues on “Explorations.”

Nearly finished with this wall art I’m calling “Explorations.” Just need to sew the border, finish adding free motion quilting to the painted panels, fringe the bottom and add a hanger sleeve on the back. Soooo close!

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Phoebe Dreaming Withdrawal

This morning, I almost feel a sense of loss that Phoebe Dreaming is finished. …There’s also a feeling of quietude…Like so many of my “portrait” thread paintings, I feel these birds remain with me in spirit. I anticipate their return next spring, and hope for further inspiration from them.

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All Pinned and Ready to Quilt

Took advantage of a cool morning on a shady back patio to prepare Phoebe Dreaming for quilting. I got some good advice from Ellen at Hip Stitch yesterday. I plan to quilt in a spiral, silly me! I’ve sprayed adhesive on the backing and the front, and put in extra pins to hold everything together. […]

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