Tag: painting

Finished!

Finally, after a full year of painting these two pieces in a Hollis Chatelain workshop, I have quilted and finished them! The top one is a Varied Eggfly, not a particularly thrilling name for a butterfly, but nonetheless, he is a lovely specimen. ┬áThat piece photographs particularly well, too, not…

A Piece in Production

Good Morning dear readers, today I am going to show you from go to woe my latest little piece and how it sprang to life from a little pile of bits and pieces. For interests sake and to see what would happen, I decided to take the same starting point…

A Little Cisticola

Finally, here I am, in the mood to do some blogging, and have I got a little treat for you! This piece was fun to make and a challenge colour wise, I like the way that there is only fundamentally two colours – blue and orange (with lots of earthy…

Journal Quilting

For a very long time, I have been planning on ‘one day’ doing some exercises from all those delicious books on my bookshelf. Well, finally the day did come where I made a start. I followed the instructions in Bonnie McCaffery’s “Portrait Quilts” book, and above is the result. Come…