Tuesday, 20 March 2012
Finishing off and moving on.
The guerrilla gardening has kept me busy out of doors (it's not just the park we look after, but several very small places around the town that just need a little tweak or two every year, and spring - as every gardener knows is a busy time.
The model will have her fists up as if she were boxing, and the quilt will be called "Fighting Back".
It's a new plastic plant pot 1/4 filled with a small amount of large gravel to keep it steady. 7 plastic drinks cups have been stapled together to form a circle, and then forced into the plant pot, which holds them securely, and tied round with pretty paper and ribbons. 7 iced cupcakes are then put into the cups.
It was the most wonderful surprise Mothers' Day present from DD2. DD1 sent me a Pro Falconer day allowing me to fly owls and the like. Now isn't that truly wonderful of the pair of them? How lucky am I?
...and working a bit on Orientation number 3.
For this portrait I'm starting off by using some stencils and stamps to make a background. I especially like the stencil with the jumble...
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