Monthly Archives: August 2011

Images in Cloth 12

We’ve been working separately, my fellow artist friend and I, and accomplishing much.  The cloth image is “sandwiched” now, with a proper backing.  The machine quilting has begun, and also some of the satin stitching around the edges of the pieces.  Naturally, I haven’t … Continue reading

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Dogs

We went camping last week. It was absolutely beautiful–and the first time in years that we went out in our tent and DIDN’T have to set it up in the garage for a couple of days to dry it out … Continue reading

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Jesus Blesses the Children 5

I love this stage of writing an icon.  The underpainting, the color schemes, the pulling-it-all-together with broad strokes to harmonize through color.  It is such an enjoyable task–even more so since it is nearly impossible to make a mistake at … Continue reading

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Images in Cloth 11

There has been much progress, but there is still an enormous amount of work yet to be done.  I had no idea when we started that this would be such a huge project.  We have had a couple of work … Continue reading

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