Tuesday, July 19, 2011

Project 4 Masterpieces

I machined stitched two pieces , on of the water painting and the other a photo of the still life for my Folio Piece. Both were done on Inkjet Fabric.

Project 4

Photos of still life and paintings used for Folio piece in Project 4 , Machine Embroidery, Warrnambool TAFE with Karen Richards.
I have used water colour, wax crayons and oil crayons in my paintings of the still life

Project 2

This is the piece I created for my Folio piece, Project 2 Machine Embroidery , Warrnambool TAFE. I have used cutback, applique and free machining. Fabrics used are printed chinese satin, plain satins and silk .

Using Solvy

Have used techniques from a Jan Beany book to create this piece by laying pieces of yarn and fabric between two layers of solvy before adding using free machining to create flowers and leaves.

Rusting and Tyvek Challenges

Monday Textile Group. May and June Challenges to use Tyvek and Rusting Techniques.
The top photo I have adhered painted tyvek to synthetic felt , heavily machined stitched with metallic thread before applying the heat gun.