Category Archives: Collage

and then

a couple of flowers/trees have appeared:   not sure anything else is needed – apart from the stitching of course 🙂   Advertisements

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who is she?

What was this:   has changed …. I wasn’t keen on the hard edges of the ‘sun’ – so I altered it, surrounding it with blue scrim:   the bird no longer seemed at home so I removed her – … Continue reading

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True Colours Postcard

For a group swap on Unlimited Textiles we had to make a postcard for our partner on the above theme.  I had problems with this in terms of picking my “true” colours – I love most colours, some more than … Continue reading

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It has been a while ………

I have been neglecting this blog for far too long, mainly because I have been concentrating on the story cloth quilt I am creating/obsessing on, apologies. However, I didn’t realise it had been so long since I had posted here … Continue reading

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SJJ – Photocopy collage

For this two page spread we were instructed to photocopy at least three of our journal spreads and pick out our favourite bits to re-use here.   I knew which bits I wanted to use in the main, but decided to … Continue reading

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Slash n' burn Quiltie

This month’s theme was slash n’ burn.  Now I would assume that there is a particular technique to this but I am ignorant of it so what I did was to make a piece, using the journal techniques in the … Continue reading

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Fabric sectional

Moving on from the last post I decided to use the same sort of techniques on fabric, replacing paper collage pieces with fabric scraps to make up the background – just for fun and experimentation.  This is the first section … Continue reading

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