After quite a few set backs I've finally sent Assignment 3 of my degree module to my tutor. I thought I was never going to get it done. If you want to see what I did for Reveal and Conceal have a look here. Now it is on to the part of the Module that I've not really been looking forward to. I've got to write a 2,000 word essay on one of the artists/designers I've been researching, gulp!!!!
I finished Module 2 of Creative Sketchbooks a few weeks ago and got really good feedback from Linda.
Here's a couple of the pages I did. Now it's on to monoprinting and block printing.
I hate the energy saving bulbs we use now, they are awful to sew by so I bought myself a daylight lamp a few weeks ago. I have a daylight bulb in my studio but I wanted the lamp for the living room so I can sit and sew while I watch tv. It stands right next to my chair and I can move the arm to just where I want it, the colours are so much better with the lamp than with the main light.
Sake Boxes - Leaves - The same method is used to stitch the chrysanthemum leaves on both *Hanayama* and *Venerable Friends*. First the leaf area is filled with a horizontal laye...
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