Thursday, March 10, 2011

Weather (or not)

Yesterday it snowed all day. At night it turned into rain and it has not stopped since. I don't mind going out while it's snowing, but the rain...no, no, no. I hate going out in the rain. Besides, my umbrella is broken. And I don't like umbrellas. And I have a headache.

Ain't weather grand!

While waiting for the rain to subside (hope springs eternal) so that I can go out, I did some stitching. I'm still not good at free-motion-with-dropped-dog-thingies, I have to learn how to control the fabric, so I stitched normally. Not too bad, eh?



Tea-dyed thin canvas folded over batting.

7 comments:

  1. Very sweet little birdie. Hope your weather dries out soon. Spring Sunshine and Birds who Sing...

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  2. i love that bird! he;s so cute!

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  3. free motion..I have trouble with the tension, an experenced sewer told me slow down. that worked for the most part. sweet bird!
    jill

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  4. Like very much, Colette! I am going to make art postcards!

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  5. You have successfully recreated your unique birdie brand! Bravo. xoxo

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  6. We're having the same terrible weather here in Montreal. Much, much wetness. Stitched birdie is terribly sweet, Colette.

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  7. Free motion sewing is something that you just have to practice. I love to do it and would love to do more but I can't find the time lately. I am in a paper mode and not fabric...............keep on practicing and you will get the hang of it.

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