Paper and Fabric

I am still happily playing with cards. I am making three different sizes and incorporating small bits if fabric, lace and even paper napkins in with the beautiful papers. I have spent my fabric time cutting out 1 1/2” squares from neutrals and beginning to sew them together. This is…

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Insanity IV

I finished Insanity IV this week. There are 270 plus blocks each one made from four 1 1/2” x 4 1/2” strips so there are 1080 strips in this quilt. I think there are one or two repeats of color prints but not many. The background for each plus is…

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Learning Curve

So I have been experimenting with paper cards. My skills in that department are minimal at best but I am getting better and gaining confidence. The top left is simple stamping and embossing. The top right group is Gelli printed fabric which has been “embellished” and the bottom group of…

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Ice Dye Crazy

So this is my newest favorite thing – Ice dyeing. I have done scarves, t shirts, pajama bottoms, fabric and old linens. I can’t seem to stop.   And in between dyeing sessions I have been working on cards. Here I am working with felted fabric, Gelli prints, Selvages and…

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Dyeing Fabric Day

I spent yesterday with my friend Sharon. We had a wonderful time dyeing old linens and fabric plus I threw some trim in for good measure. It all came out beautiful. I think I will just ogle it for a while before I start using it. And I made this…

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