Quilts, Quandaries and now a little quiet time

I have a program on my iPad called Sketchmee and it converts a photo to a sketch. It enhances the color and I have learned so much from using this program. For instance, look at the way it has covered the shadow of the shoes… I love it.

notebook quilts No 4.

This is the format I'm going to use for the Notebook quilts. It's not really a quilt, but a thread illustration but after working on 3 different samples… this is the way I want it to look. It has to sit in small envelopes like this one… The main quilt will share my travels in…

Street work quilting. 2.

I've prepared the bobbins… lots of them…..I'm using several colors of grey.   More illustrations of quilting.. It makes it easier to work the designs out on paper prior to stitching it. I'm trying to achieve an urban effect. Similar to the ambience of the video. I think you can see where the ideas come…

Where to now.?

I felt I needed to create more samples of quilt illustration. So I finally went with that idea…. I dyed a piece of shadowplay fabric by Maywood (one of my favorite fabrics to use) I just used pigment ink on a brush and created movement with a darker blue. I didn't wet the fabric first…