Cotton top made from eco dyed remnants, using a vintage pattern (Style 4043).
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Bolero no. 2, featuring raw edge piecing/appliqué on eco dyed cotton.
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Had fun last night! Printing with paint on used teabag paper and vintage sewing pattern tissue. Includes my handmade abstract print blocks and a vintage wooden Japanese print block.
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Tagged collage, dragonfly, fern, leaf, paint, paper, pattern, print, printing, rita summers, stamp, stamping, tasmania, tea bag, tissue, vintage, wasp |
A collaged triptych I made in a recent workshop with German artist Cordula Kagemann.
[My own eco dyed papers plus vintage sewing pattern paper, tea bag paper, newspaper headlines, image transfer, handwriting, machine stitching.]
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i forgot to mention where to find the patterns for the beanie and ear warmer in my last post
the beanie pattern is called
brainwaves and is designed by liz mcqueen you can download it for free here (includes both child and adult sizes) the ear warmer pattern can be purchased here from tiny tiptoes boutique, and is sized from newborn to adult i’ve made the brainwaves beanie many time in various colour combination here they are again in case you missed them
as you can see, some of them are destined for the
… alice springs beanie festival
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Tagged beanie, crochet, design, hat, pattern, stitchedupmama, tasmania, winter, wool, yarn |