Thursday, 18 December 2008
Wednesday, 19 November 2008
I haven't posted much lately, but I have been busy making swaps and Chrissy pressies so I can't show them yet. Here is a redwork I started a while ago, also a doll that has been hanging around waiting for her veggies to be made, still got the carrots to do. One day she will be finished and hanging on my kitchen wall.
Saturday, 25 October 2008
Saturday, 11 October 2008
Here's a little quilt I finished this week... been 4 years in the making! The 4" log cabin blocks were sewn by hand by foundation piecing. The putting together was by machine and then I tied all layers. Good use of fabric scraps from other projects. Now I won't feel guilty buying more fabric tomorrow at the Stitching Show.
Thursday, 2 October 2008
I don't usually do the same thing twice, but I enjoyed making these pincushions so much I went mad and did a few... the one without the hat is much smaller than the other two. They will make a great Halloween display.
Monday, 29 September 2008
Saturday, 27 September 2008
I seem to be on a roll with Halloween stuff... funny as we don't celebrate here in UK as much as in US. This is a pincushion ornie made for a swap in a pincushion group I belong to. On its way to Australia now!! I stained some bright orange polycotton to make the pumpkin and did the witches hat with painted calio and rusty wire round, then trimmed with a brown painted cotton bobbin tied with raffia. Oh and of course added some pins!! Think I may make one for myself too!! or anyone that would like one!! lol....