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Saturday, December 07, 2013

Gelli plate and stitch.


The idea here is finished I think, but not yet the stitching.

Lino print with gelli plate print background using acrylic paint; a piece of an old book ‘Tess of the D’Urbervilles’ pasted on top.


Photographed, taken into an ipad app and a selection made of the text, which I have then pasted and scaled.


 Next printed out onto fabric using a prepared cotton fabric.
Quilted onto wadding.

Starting to stitch using Bullion Knot and wool thread.


Lyric Kinard is a contributor to The Sketchbook Challenge and has shared this link:
Click through for info on how to watch Lyric Kinard's episode on The Quilt Show.com with Alex Anderson and Ricky Tims for FREE!
http://lyrickinard.com/2013/12/the-quilt-show-its-your-turn/

2 comments:

  1. I missed this post this weekend amid a great (but noisy) time with family. It's been a pleasure to find in the peace of Monday evening and I'll be fascinated to see where this marriage of Gelli printing, lino cut and stitch takes you.

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  2. I enjoy mixing printing methods & love your pattern text & stitch. I came back from a family gathering too late for the freeview but maybe it will come again.

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