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1  NEEDLEWORK / Needlework: Completed Projects / Hail Seitan! on: March 12, 2011 02:34:49 PM
Did this for someones birthday a little while back.







2  NEEDLEWORK / Needlework: Completed Projects / Wasted Dream...a reality! on: March 06, 2011 05:02:08 PM
Last December I participated in my first art show featuring a handful of my embroidered pieces. I had an awesome night and even managed to sell some works, which I was blown away by. Here's a post I did for the flyer for the show. http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=364688.msg4282693#msg4282693 It was all embroidered, then cut into individual pieces, pinned in place, scanned, printed then photocopied. I wanted it to have a DIY punk flyer feel but still using embroidery as the main focus.

And here is a few photos of the newer pieces I had in the show and some pics from the night.

Hear Nothing, See Nothing, Say Nothing

 
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All done using either two threads, single thread or a single thread split in half or quarters. I actually finished her about 30mins before we opened the doors. Phew.

Close Up



And this one is called Reminder. Yeah it kind of looks like a penis upon first glance and no that wasn't intentional but hey, it sold!



Me with all my works.



Everyone who participated in the show.





3  NEEDLEWORK / Needlework: Completed Projects / Wasted Dream on: November 13, 2010 05:25:39 PM
Flyer for upcoming group art show. This will be my first showing of my works so super excited.

4  NEEDLEWORK / Needlework: Completed Projects / Wickerhand on: September 16, 2010 10:52:08 PM
Newest project. Wanted this one to look a little bit more like the original sketch so no clean lines etc. Was fun to not be such an anal freak! All done with single thread.



Deets.



Inspired by a pretty great movie.  Grin

5  NEEDLEWORK / Needlework: Completed Projects / Re: Cutthroat on: September 03, 2010 06:30:52 PM
Thanks for all the kind words! Good to know I'm not working my way toward insanity for nothing.
6  POTTERY, CERAMICS, POLYMER CLAY / Polymer Clay: Completed Projects / Re: Meet Walter, the wartskin frogfish on: September 02, 2010 10:51:35 PM
I am proud to say this is the first thing I've added to my favourite projects list. Amazing!
7  NEEDLEWORK / Needlework: Completed Projects / Cutthroat on: September 02, 2010 06:38:56 PM
This took me two seasons of Deadwood to complete....stab you embroidery.



Hairy details.



Update: I forgot to mention...the eyebrows, eyelashes and a few other details are done with a single thread split in half. Not a method I would really endorse as it's like trying to embroider with a strand of freakin' fairy floss. Very VERY easy to snap. However I believe the extra effort and push towards insanity was worth it in the end.
8  ORGANIZED CRAFT SWAPS / The Swap Gallery / Re: One Tiny Sea Creature on: June 25, 2010 05:26:43 PM
So glad you liked your brooch starmumplus. I recieved my package on wednesday and have taken photos but just need to bring them down to the internet cafe tomorrow. I really love my swap item! It's so adorable.
9  Craft Swaps / ARCHIVE OF SWAPS THAT ARE TOTALLY FINISHED / Re: One Tiny Sea Creature Swap (SIGNUP 5/21/10 - CLOSED! ; MAIL BY 6/29/10-FINISHED!). on: June 22, 2010 06:35:33 PM
Have recieved my package and will post pics up this weekend. It's awesome and is currently keeping my place in a book. Thanks heaps to my partner! If you want to post pics of your own feel free too. You should be recieving yours shortly.
Jade
10  Craft Swaps / ARCHIVE OF SWAPS THAT ARE TOTALLY FINISHED / Re: One Tiny Sea Creature Swap (SIGNUP 5/21/10 - CLOSED! ; MAIL BY 6/29/10-FINISHED!). on: June 20, 2010 07:06:25 PM
Sending mine today! Don't have a lot of access to the internet at the moment but will check back in a few days! Yay!
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