Tag Archives: background fabric

Stash Report and Project Updates

No fabric in this week, even though I went to Joann’s yesterday. I didn’t even look at the fabric. I used 1/8 yard for the starfish pincushion pictured in the last post. I painted the light wash over the layered … Continue reading

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Paint Layering Progress

I went a little crazy with the paint. The biggest surprise came when I painted blue over the yellow areas and got green. I didn’t expect that since it didn’t happen with the first blue. I also flipped the fabric … Continue reading

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Stash Report And Paint Swirls

No fabric in or out this week. I finished Retro Charm, but already counted all that fabric out. I’ve switched to stuffing pincushion parts at night now that I’m done turning binding. In the sewing room, the focus moved to … Continue reading

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March Short List

Wow. The third Short List of the year already. Even though I finished nothing on the January or February Short Lists, I still believe in this method. I know it’s the right approach for me; it just takes a bit … Continue reading

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A Little Background, No Stash

No fabric in or out this week. I’m working on four projects, but most are in the early stages. I added yellow paint to the background fabric for the first paint layering experiment. All the yellow/white areas got a coat … Continue reading

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Choosing New Ground

I’ve been thinking about the March Short List and how little I’ve finished this year. The natural response, of course, is to work on four things at once. I haven’t forgotten about layering paint inspired by the art of Gerhard … Continue reading

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