Category Archives: fabricpainting

Mark Making Play Night

At Art Quilt Group last night we played with pencils and markers. Thanks to the generous ladies that brought their supplies so the rest of us could try them. My sample piece from left to right: Permanent fabric markers (orange … Continue reading

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I finished painting the angel for my hoop art project. The ruler in the picture gives perspective on the size. I had to mix the pink for the angel’s body. I know I had pink fabric paint, but I couldn’t … Continue reading

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A Little Painting

I made some progress on the hoop art challenge this week. I traced the design on the background fabric and painted some sections. The design fits in a four inch hoop. The blue is much brighter than it appears in … Continue reading

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A Change In Perspective

Thanks to the holiday I made some progress on the poppy quilt. First I had to get out of my own way. I stared looking at the quilt as a learning exercise, a place to try out new things. Then … Continue reading

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May Short List And OMG

The months go by so fast! In April I finished the name tag (scrap project) and Random (UFO and OMG). I also finished piecing the Safehouse top. Warmer weather finally arrived, and I’m not sure what that means for my … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash February 18, 2018

No fabric in or out this week. I started my Scrap Attack collage, got this far and got stuck. I realized after everything was glued or fused that the background was too plain and I should have painted/painstiked/colored it first. … Continue reading

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January 2018 Short List

Happy New Year! I got up long enough to watch the ball drop last night and then went back to bed. We’re not the party crowd here. I’m excited about January’s list because in December I finished all the old … Continue reading

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