|"LEAVES At DUSK"|
This piece is for SALE at GALLERY 16 in Great Falls, Montana.
here and here. Laura Murray, a designer who has created many treasures, and she has fabulous site in which you will be greatly inspired! (The first link). The second link is Quilting Arts.
I started with King Tut in the variegated cotton... and Glitter thread in blue hologram for the "wind." Oh yes... and don't forget the silver metallic... Yenmet is my Go-to Gal for "gettin' er' done' the fun way! You can get Yenmet metallic threads at any quilt store, but if not, ask them! It's simply one of the BEST metallic threads out there.
See my thread info-tutorial blog "TNT: Thread, Needles and Tension" December 28, 2010
The paintstik class will explore color blending, rubbings, using materials from around your home to add texture, mica pigments for polish and shine... and some good resource information in hand outs I've worked up for all my students!