I gathered some of the fabric and lace I've dyed over the past several days and began sewing.
I've auditioned various items for this quiltlet, and have eliminated the pieces you see in the upper right side of the photo. I've already sewn the center assembly, using a piece of gifted hand dyed wet wipe, some of my hand dyed paper, and a photo printed on photo paper, over which I've sewn brown tulle. The background is some of my onion skin dyed fabric, while the pink fabric on the left and lace under the tape measure were dyed using alcohol and ink. Other than assembling and sewing the various elements, nothing is attached. I have not started the backing or added batting, either. This piece measure approximately 8.5 inches by 11 inches. For some reason, I believe it needs something more. Any and all suggestions will be greatly appreciated.
<div class="Second on the 2nd button" style="width: 200px; margin: 0 auto;">
<a href="http://alteredbooklover.blogspot.com/" rel="nofollow">
<img src="http://www.halleshobbies.com/secondlook.jpg" alt="Second on the 2nd" width="200" height="200" />
Bleubeard and I welcome you
Art, including the journey, background techniques, new experiments, photos, failures, and successes will be shared on this site. I have removed my e-mail address until such time as I can get it to work again. Thank you for understanding. You can always leave a note on my blog and I will visit you.
Please check out my Previous Collaborations link above to see what projects I have been involved in over the past seven years. Current and ongoing projects only are shown below.
Occasionally, Silent Sunday will showcase photos of my home, neighborhood, or community. A picture is often worth a thousand words.
Bleubeard will guide you to each Altered Book Lesson as it appears
Click on any lesson you might have missed or want to review