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poems and ufos

gartendruck For a family members garden party I wrote this beautiful poem on green linen fabric. At first I wanted to embroider it, but the letters are so small, it would have taken ages to make this acurate enough and not look odd. I've yet to master lettering with stitches - that's something I adore in other people's embroidery work and I think I will practice this more in the future. gartendruckpausen I wrote the poem in a pretty font I felt could be written by hand easily, printed and window-traced it. I use masking tape left over from painting the rooms to attach the paper and fabric. It leaves no trace and can be removed easily from most surfaces. I used a ball pen to write on fabric. I think you should not wash it, but......

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Harvesting
knitting |
2015/08/04

Harvesting

Summer - the kids are around all the time, the weather plays nice and sometimes stormy, the garden is growing, the quails and hens are laying massive amounts of eggs...


Diamond socks
knitting |
2015/06/16

Diamond socks

The knitting bug got me again lately. I went for a trip to my grandma's weeks ago and started a pair of socks with a simple pattern in stranded knitting...


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