Journal quilts, a bag, BOM

I finally finished my 4 12 x 12″ journal quilts – they have to be in Canberra next Friday so I’m cutting it a bit fine but they should get there on time. Above is ‘Moroccan Mosaic’ detail below. ‘Kiwi Greens’ which I showed before. I’ve added some beads and french knots to indicate moss […]

New bag & postcard

The bag is made from dressmaking remnants and fabric that was given to me, which I’ve dyed and printed. The fringe was from a truly daggy white lace poncho that I bought for $1 at an Opp shop – thought the lace would be good for dispersal dyeing (it was). The fringe dyed beautifully with […]

New Bag

The bag, front above, back below, is made from scraps of fabric. The base is leftover pieces of rayon dress fabric, scrunched and ironed onto vilene then free machine stitched. The lace is heat transfer dyed curtain fabric. I did the base fabric ages ago with a bag in mind but wasn’t quite sure how […]

New work

Front & back of a bag I finished yesterday. It uses some Napthol dyed fabrics I had, some lino printed with Permaset ink. The fabrics were then pieced and quilted with some patches appliqued on. Inside there are 2 pockets, one zipped. The green frill is silk organza. Below: a scarf I recently made with […]

Covered notebooks & bag

Just finished these but I’ll be doing a few more as the gallery shop where I sell some of my work has asked me for more things suitable for Christmas gifts. They are quite quick to make, I used some ATCs left over from a swap and some of my printed fabric pieces. the tulip […]

Bags & Postcards

I’d had this bag for a while, so I decided it needed tizzying up a bit. A lace edging made by free machining on water soluble fabric was added as well as bringing the embroidery down into the top section. I made some fabric heatgun beads, some paper towel beads and some cords to make […]