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 […]

August TIF

Well, I’m on a roll now, finished August (above) of Sharon’s Take it Further Challenge already! I really liked the colours in the photo she posted because they are colours I often use. This piece was already started when I realised it would be perfect for my TIF project. I’m back onto bag fabric after […]

July TIF

I’ve actually finished my July Take it Further Challenge on time! Mind you, still haven’t finished May or June but they are in progress. I’ve bonded the fabrics onto a background so now they just need stitching.This month I did a postcard because I did not want to use these colours for bag fabric. I […]

Feb TIF in progress

Above is the first stage of my February TIF piece. I’m making fabric which will be made into bags later when I have some time. I wanted to tackle it differently this month so I decided to use the blues as the background and then apply small squares made up with the gold/brown/beige fabrics. I […]

Swap & Cloque

ATC and PostcardThese have been sent to Susan Lenz (USA) for her Cyber Fyber project. She still wants people to be involved, find out how here. I’ll post of photo of her cards when I receive them. Cloque I’ve been doing some cloque. Above: silk painted with Napthol dyes then free machine stitched and put […]