Be joyful even though you have considered all the facts...practice resurrection. -Wendell Berry

Thursday, January 5, 2012

scraps+needle+thread

playing with reverse applique today.
sometimes hand-stitching is imperfect and spontaneous. 
and a little pocket of calm in an ordinary day.

12 comments:

  1. OOOh...I rEAlly like it. (Caps for emphasis of British voice)

    xo Han

    ReplyDelete
  2. ooo I really like it too!
    I once saw some work by the mong (?) people from asia...there reverse work was stunning

    ps mission accomplished...tell Henry

    ReplyDelete
  3. What a fun technique!
    And thanks for the card Karen :)

    ReplyDelete
  4. i love the detail of the different stitching around the open "windows". what will it become?

    ReplyDelete
  5. Oh, but the imperfection is wonderful! Love these bright spots peeking out of linen! And the hand stitches are the icing on the cake!

    ReplyDelete
  6. I ADORE this, so magical and perfect, makes me smile inside and out!

    ReplyDelete
  7. Like this so much too! Fun inspiration!!

    ReplyDelete
  8. This is so pretty! You've inspired me to give it a try:)

    ReplyDelete
  9. This is so simple and cute! I have never tried reversed applique. Would love to work on some small projects some day.

    ReplyDelete