Almost end of the year ......

Kantha Work

Inspired by this ceramic tile that I found at the thrift store, I created this piece.

Childhood memories; sailing paper boats.

Making fabric portraits; what do you think of her??

Seasons Greetings !!!!! 

Best wishes for 2020 !!!!
Thank you for visiting,

till next time,

October creative makes ..

Weaved pumpkin ...

I started a new embroidery piece. It has made a little bit of progress.

Pittar Patter Raindrops; there were few rainy days in October, it inspired me to made this small piece.

Still working on my scarp quilt too

I also finished a crocheting project that I started about year ago.

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till next time,


September creative makes...

Kantha embroiderey ; inspiration came from an Indian miniature painting known as 'toilet of Radha'.

It took about about 3 months to complete.

Weaving pieces...

Applique/collage : papaya

Lastly working on a new scrap quilt..this project is ideal for winter.

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till next time,

August creative makes..

A still life collage;

made in Toronto cider !!

Stump-work portrait : inspiration Mrs. Sophia Petrilo, from popular  80's US TV series " The Golden Girls".

How is my Sophia ?

Bit of weaving..

Finally, a small piece of kantha embroidery also inspired by the picture of this lady who is making rice flour on a stone grinder. I kept the picture, which was printed on a packet of wheat flour I bought quite sometime ago. I wanted to do a painting of it, but I never got around to do it until recently. I did pencil colour drawing of it and, that gave me the idea to try this embroidery. 

To all everyday women !!

Summer is almost ending .....

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till next time,

Gaia xoxo

We all scream for ice cream !!!

these ice creams are made using weaving/darning ;

these too, using crewel wool

made another stump work portrait. My inspiration came from Mrs. Slocombe's character from 1970's BBC sitcom Are you being served ?

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To keep you cool .....

this summer ..
weaved/darned lemonade ..

fabric collage

attempts and experiments, stumpwork portraits; inspiration "I Love Lucy "

making of that perfect cup of tea .........

there is always time for a nice cup of tea ! 

Hope you are having a wonderful summer ,

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Fabric Collage

I have been doing few small craft projects over last couple of months. These couple of collage pieces turned out better than, I thought they would be.

Reversible summer scarf made using cotton saree pieces. I have worn it few times already.

Inspiration for this stump work portrait is Audrey Hepburn in Breakfast at Tiffany's.  What do you think of her ?

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Put the kettle on !

Still life collage/applique;

I cut all the pieces free hand hand. Some areas still need little bit more work. I am pleased with the effort.

would you like to have a cup of tea ?

Happy mother's day to all the moms !!!

tea pot spoon is a find from church rummage sale for .50cent ...

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January creative makes ...

I finished the jute piece. I have not yet thought about how I want to complete the sides and, if I want to make in to a wall hanging....

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