Sunday, June 18, 2006

Tissue Paper Poppy 3

I have finished the final poppy embroidery now. This involved making a small print block and twin needle stitching over some strips of Mawata Cap silk dyed with silk paint.

I used Bokhara Couching stitch again and machine embroidery with some satin stitch blobs. Now all three are mounted and I hope at least one will be in a local summer exhibition, which has given me the incentive to work them through. Its nice when inspiration comes and the work just seems to come together.


  1. Gorgeous ! I love your work and reading your blog always inspires me to run into my studio.

  2. I am in awe of your work. Inspiring. I do look forward to your posts. Thanks so much for sharing your process and the wonderful results. Pat

  3. very beautiful and Insiring

  4. oh my goodness.

    I am amazed and inspired.

    What beautiful work

    And thank you for sharing this information.

  5. That is really lovely. Makes me want to clean out my sewing room ... and get stitchin'...


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