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« on: April 14, 2010 05:44:10 AM »

This is the final assessment piece for a City & Guilds course I have been taking.  I am so happy with how it turned out!

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The back:


close up of the fungi (these were discharged with bleach, then shaded with pastels):


close up of the lady slippers (stamped with screenprinting inks):


close up of the ferns (stamped with fabric paint):


close up of the leaves and sky (the sky was hand dyed, the leaves stamped with fabric paint):
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« Reply #1 on: April 14, 2010 05:53:15 AM »

This is a fabulous piece of work. I love it  Cheesy
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« Reply #2 on: April 14, 2010 06:03:54 AM »

I love that it's realistic without being too literal.  Great work.
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« Reply #3 on: April 14, 2010 06:41:28 AM »

That is quite amazing, feels like a glance into a pixie forest.
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« Reply #4 on: April 14, 2010 07:09:56 AM »

This is simply amazing.  Wonderful work!
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« Reply #5 on: April 14, 2010 09:18:56 AM »

That is a gorgeous quilt.
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« Reply #6 on: April 14, 2010 10:08:43 PM »

So beautiful!
Out of curiosity, how big is it?
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« Reply #7 on: April 15, 2010 08:31:16 AM »

Gorgeous!  You did a wonderful job - I would love to have something like that!!
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« Reply #8 on: April 15, 2010 09:33:11 AM »

Thanks for all the lovely comments Smiley

So beautiful!
Out of curiosity, how big is it?

It's about  26" x 40"
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« Reply #9 on: April 15, 2010 12:16:53 PM »

Beautiful!  amazing detail!  So pretty!
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