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Tuesday, September 29, 2009

Embroidery!



A commission piece just finished! About 6 or 7 hours of work, which is a rough estimate since I didn't keep track. I free hand drew everything on the fabric with inspiration from sublime stitching and the color scheme was inspired by the Chicago flag, which the client wanted.

Monday, September 28, 2009

Moving time

Every time I move I think "I have too much stuff", and try to get rid of some things, which works to an extent, until I get to my art supplies and think, hmmm, I you never know when i'll need that pastel set that I haven't used since intro drawing class at UCF. I moved this past weekend.and have gotten a good amount of stuff unpacked, but have yet to tackle the art supplies. Time for an embroidery break! I'm very close to finishing a commission and will post a photo when I'm done!

Saturday, September 19, 2009

Visits and Moving.

Sarah from Felt and Paper came to visit me recently and we had a great time! We went to the Renegade Craft fair over the weekend and also did the museums, played tourist, and hung out in the neighborhoods at night. Here are some funs things I saw while we were out and about in the city: