Friday, January 31, 2014

1 Down 11 to Go - Off the Wall Friday


Slabs 34 "by 44" - rough applique - machine quilted - hand dyed fabric



Here is a little secret that you didn't know about me.  My day off each week is Thursday - purposely  - since even if I didn't get time all week to be in my studio, at least I have  that day to get something done to post that night here.  At least Thursday was my day off - for the month of February its Saturday.  sighhhhh - Off the Wall Sunday just doesn't have the same ring - grin.  So that means that for the next month I need to come home each night and make sure I get some studio time in.


This is not a bad thing.  Discipline and focus are essential to getting better and who doesn't want to get better?


Now all that said - I did manage to work a couple nights this week to finish up my January's assignment.  Am I in love with it??  No.  Do I hate it - No.

Its just 1 down and 11 to go.



So what have been up to creatively?

10 comments:

  1. LUV that quilting, Nina Marie. Very nice effect.
    best, nadia

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  2. It's lovely! I do love your colors and the quilting is excellent.

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  3. Hey....it's great and certainly depicts your subject...love the quilting motifs!

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  4. I, too, love the quilting and all the terrific texture it adds.

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  5. Congratulations on muscling your way through the assignment and doing it so effectively. You've achieved some great texture with your quilting.

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  6. Really nice quilting lines. Thanks again for hosting Fridays.

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  7. Very cool Nina! I love tos ee that you are playing with quilting texture - my absolute favorite thing!!! ;)

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  8. I really enjoyed seeing this quilt. I'm a very keen free motion quilter and I like to see the fmq having a staring role. The dyeing is great too as these colours are not easy. What colours did you use? Was is a pale mustard yellow and rose brown?
    Now, I'm going to try and work out how to do this link thing!
    Hilary Florence

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  9. I like the piece . I like the color.. the texture.. I like it all.

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