I got an email from Burdastyle yesterday advertising an online course in pattern drafting using Adobe Illustrator, for something like $130. That’s more than I can afford and I don’t … Continue reading
I can think, off the top of my head, of at least a dozen urgent things I needed to do at the weekend. That dress for my childhood bestie’s mother, … Continue reading
I put this flower ring I made on Etsy the other day. I think it’s cute, but I have no idea how to persuade buyers that. I’ll figure out the … Continue reading
Oops. I think some of my fabric stash may have exploded. This is quite a restrained photo, the real extent of the mess is much worse. Creating! Hoo-rah!
This is fun, and fairly simple although a bit fiddly – paper-bag-printed vilene interfacing turned into beads. I’m thinking necklace.
Not sure what to do with these. Perhaps a series, all mounted and framed together. Yeah, let’s go with that, but I’d need at least three then and I’ve currently … Continue reading
I decided to update my Etsy listings and ended up having Major Drama with my camera. Can’t go into details: it’s too fresh, too painful. Suffice to say I made … Continue reading
Five flahs. Organza bonded and cut with a soldering iron and some metal flower stencils.
I did some cyanotype photograms the other day and it went superbly. And then I tried it on a square of hand-woven Vietnamese silk and I botched it. It looks … Continue reading