Next in the series of designs that Miranda has requested is the rose capelet. (See also the Bunny Express Vest). This is another design that she saw in a Happy Happy Clover manga.
Here is the design drawing I found on my table. It was followed by several others, but this one I think captured [...]
Here are some redwork designs that I drew based on a fabric I am using to redecorate my kitchen. I’ve added a scan of the fabric at the bottom.
Here are some pictures of a black crepe evening jacket I made with embroidery in silk ribbon, perle cotton, and beading on the lapels (all in black, although the seed beads were actually clear with a black tint to them). The picture quality is really terrible. Its difficult to photograph black-on-black pieces effectively.
On the [...]
I started this project by spending about a week studying and making sketches from photographs of tropical fish and other creatures. I then made a loose sketch of the overall design. I started with a piece of royal blue medium weight canvas fabric (not embroidery canvas) and spent about 4 hours bleaching and overdyeing it [...]
One wet autumn day I was driving down a local road that I had driven hundreds of times. I rounded a corner, and was stunned by what I saw. There was a pair of trees framing the road. The bark was dark, almost black, from the rain, and their leaves were luminous yellow. It was [...]