Two of my fibre artworks have sold this week, Silver Birch with Lavender through from out of the blue studio gallery in Ōpunake, and Summer into Autumn at the Waikanae Community Market. The second sale followed a conversation about the fibres I used, and I mentioned that work submitted to the gallery in Ōpunake is… Read More Natural fibre artwork sells!
My @bronz.beads first time Mahara Midweek Market was a great success today: it was good to be under shelter from the persisting rain. Some other stallholders had pulled out because of the weather, but when people commented we were brave to be out in this weather, I pointed out that if it was sunny, I’d… Read More @bronz.beads first midweek market a success!
Loved these colours when working on a commission, so created another Birch Tree fibre artwork in my “Silver Birch Forest” series.
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See my latest projects: abstract not-quite-landscapes as cushion covers, and a stripey compromise with my grandson who wanted a jersey in minty green: Cushions Minty vest
I’ve always loved silver birch trees with their intriguing bark and silvery trunks. I’ve included them in tapestries, along with pines and other trees, but it was a mosaic image I found on Pinterest that stayed at the back of my mind for a year or more while I worked on other projects. Now I… Read More Stitching inspired by mosaic art