Winter Saree quilt update ..


Block 5

Block 6

 Block 7

I have completed all the blocks that needed a pattern. Each block will have a different paisley design. Now, all that is left is, to quilt everything together.

*yesterday was rainy and overcast; the pictures did not come out well.



Phone book makeover..


I still carry a phone with me.  It started to fall apart and, I was not sure if I wanted to start a new book all over again. So, this weekend I finally, I did a make-over using fabric and, a small embroidered piece. I happy with my effort.

ring, ring : )


Sunday morning from my window... looks like winter does not want to go away :(

Thank you for stopping over,

xox
Gaia

Learning crewel wool embroidery


Babushka


A small piece practiced with crewel wool. I bought these wool, some from the thrift-store and, the others from, when they have our annual neighbourhood church sales.  I do not have lots of colour selection, but I tried my best to match.

Using acrylic paint, I added details to her face and, some parts of her dress.


 inspiration;  my collection of nesting dolls
Winter Saree Quilt update;
Block 3

Couple of more blocks completed on the saree quilt too. I enjoy making up a pattern to fill the motifs.


Block 4



would you like some tea ?

I hope you are having a wonderful weekend.

Thank you for dropping by,

till next time,
xox
Gaia 



Another attempt on a stump-work portrait...


I did complete this few weeks ago but did not get chance to take pictures as I was away. I like the way her dress turned out.


Sri Lankan handloom...





I took a small break from work to visit my mum and, to spend time with her...I am always sad when it is time to say good-bye. But I need to get back to work and, life on the other side of the ocean.


sunrise seen from my mum's garden..around 5.30-6.00am



Till next time,

Gaia


Things I did in June....

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