Tag Archives: embroidery

the Dark Star, the crazy quilt

Lately, for no reason I can fathom, except fun…I have been working on this crazy quilt, combining computerized machine embroidery, free form machine embroidery, hand embroidery, hand dyeing and various jew jaws and jimcracks.  It is 18 inches by 24 … Continue reading

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Sometimes you just have to MAKE STUFF!

I have been working and working on learning the Windows platform, taking classes online on the new embroidery software and studying the properties of thread through various sources.  After awhile, though I am an enthusiastic student,  SOMETIMES YOU JUST GOTTA’ … Continue reading

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Embroidering solo

The Jerome Grant is completed, exhibited and boxed for the next hopeful venue.  So, I return to the machines.  I have put away TruEmbroidery for MAC.  I have added an HP laptop to the studio so I can run the … Continue reading

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Embroidered world

  A small piece, only 12 inches square.  I decoded to call it Terra Incognita…unknown territory.  It is  an embroidery on digitally printed muslin, with a few beads.  The base image is a photo of silk and wool roving, dyed … Continue reading

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