I check out Chloe’s Place every morning and Linda B. had this link posted. I wanted to pass it on. Sandie at abeautifulcraft.com has a well illustrated and very understandable tutorial for hand painting lace, ribbons, etc. Advertisements
After I finished the 2 inch heart, I wondered about using a small granny square for the base and center of the heart, so I did. I will figure out the pattern and post it under Free Patterns. For a larger view, click on the photo.
This tiny 2″ thread heart was made with a pattern posted at Wide Open West . (For a larger view, click on the photo) The pattern calls for #10 thread and size 7 steel hook. I used DMC #8 thread and a size 10/1.30mm steel hook. As I was checking to be sure I got the size of […]
I am quite enamored of the ability to take photos and copy them onto fabric. The painting was done using oils on canvas, then photographed. The photo was printed off on yellow 100% cotton fabric (which does effect the color of the water and sky.. next time I will use white!)
This is the first try at making a fabric postcard. It was really much easier than I thought it would be.
This is a tiny crocheted flower that I worked up last night. I needed something for a crazy quilt block that I have been working on and it just seemed nothing fit, I will use this. The flower is approx. 1-1/2 inches in size. Cebelia 100% cotton thread, Boye steel crochet hook #10 Row […]
I wandered across my usual blogs the other day and came across a challenge for crocheting Snowflakes and posting them on your site on Mondays. Since it only takes an hour or less to crochet them, I decided to join in… This is the first snowflake. I used yellow size 10 bedspread weight cotton thread, […]