A blog about my interests, which include crazy quilting and various and assorted other artsy pursuits and sometimes known to contain mumblings of a random nature.

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

and some more....






Another waste canvas cross stitch.



Cross stitch flower, crocheted trim, blackwork flower (also done on waste canvas), and a seam treatment using ric rac.



Cross stitch leaves, ribbon roses, bullion loops and french knots to create a seam treatment.






Today the quote is from Haim Ginott.... "If you want children to improve, let them overhear the nice things you say about them to others"


8 comments:

Renee said...

Oh, your hussif is going to be such a beautiful treasure! The roses are all so very, very pretty. I absolutely love the crochet trim you added. And the way you tacked down your ric rac and added little roses is entirely precious! Beautiful work.

Cyra said...

Oh such cute flowers. And I really love the white fabrics in your background.

Margie said...

Beautiful work and I love the quote ...

Mosaic Magpie said...

Such delicate work...really beautiful.

janie krig said...

Nice bullion french knots, and roses.Your quote is so important, children are our future.

liniecat said...

I absolutely adore that last picky........its so beautifully stitched and so pretty!

Threads of Inspiration said...

I love, love, love the rick rack treatment. I see you are going to do the Grow Your Blog event! I decided to do it as well. It should be fun.

Suztats said...

Gorgeous work, MA! Love the seam treatment with the roses and bullions! That is a wonderful quote which I'm going to share. Thank you!